Economic Development Authority (EDA)

Meetings

  • 7:30 pm
  • 2nd Tuesday of every month
  • City Hall

    12800 Ravine Parkway S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016

Agendas & Minutes

Meeting minutes are generally not available until they have been approved by the EDA at their next regularly scheduled meeting.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members

  • Myron Bailey, President
  • Steve Dennis, Vice President
  • Chris Carey, Member
  • Dan Myers, Member
  • Rachel Smoot, Member
  • Eric Thiewes, Member
  • Vacant

Overview

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) is the official decision-making body when it comes to economic development. EDA members include elected City officials, local citizens and business representatives, who work together to consider ways to attract and retain businesses in Cottage Grove, assist businesses with expansion, and enable the rehabilitation and/or redevelopment of areas within the community.

Mission

The Economic Development Authority works with its partners to encourage business and industry, and the creation of quality jobs in the City of Cottage Grove using all tools and methods that are appropriate.

Apply

If you are interested in applying to be a volunteer member of any of the City Advisory Commissions, download the application (PDF), fill it out and return it to: City of Cottage Grove
ATTN: City Clerk
12800 Ravine Parkway S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016

Forms are also available for pick up at City Hall. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis and kept on file for one year.

Additional Information

Please email Joe Fischbach if you have any questions.