Elk River Economic Development Authority

The Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA) has named officers for 2103. They are: •President: Dan Tveite •Vice president: Pat Dwyer •Secretary: Paul Motin •Treasurer: Matt Westgaard •Assistant treasurer:  Bryan Provo The officers were all re-elected Monday, Jan. 14, having served in the same positions last year. The EDA is a public corporation empowered to [...]

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Outgoing Elk River Council Members Jerry Gumphrey and Nick Zerwas were recognized at the Monday, Dec. 10, meeting of the Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA). It was the last EDA meeting for both of them. The EDA passed resolutions acknowledging their contributions. “I think it’s really important that we recognize people who spend time [...]

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P.S … Dance Studio has been granted a loan of up to $30,000 from the Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA) to make energy-saving improvements to a new studio. This is the first loan of its kind approved by the EDA since the Energy Efficiency Improvements Micro Loan Program was rolled out in April 2011. [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA), which has contributed to the Elk River Area Arts Alliance’s ArtSoup community arts festival in the past, found it difficult Monday to deal with a request for $2,000 for this year’s event. It decided against a straight up contribution and went with a plan [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Citing history, tradition and the community-wide nature of the annual Elk River Independence Day celebration, the Elk River Economic Development Authority approved a $6,000 contribution to help pay for fireworks for the event. “I think I say this every year, but the city has helped put on this fireworks show and [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Members of the Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA) have decided against developing a donation policy on a 6-1 vote Monday, May 14. They considered three options, and decided to go with the status quo and review requests as they are received. The EDA budgeted some funds this year and years [...]

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by Joni Astrup Associate editor Elk River’s branding effort had a six-month check-up this week and was pronounced “off to a blazing start.” That’s according to Steve Chandler, the Tennessee-based consultant who led Elk River through a branding process beginning last year. Chandler, of ChandlerThinks, gave a report at a special meeting of the Elk [...]

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• Click here, CDI map online, to see a map of the Northstar Business Park. by Joni Astrup Associate editor An Elk River company’s plans for expansion are moving closer to being accomplished. Crystal Distribution Inc. (CDI) has proposed expanding its facility in the Northstar Business Park by 30,000 square feet. To do so, the [...]

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