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01/11/2018

FAIRMONT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY MET MONDAY AND DISCUSSED SEVERAL TOPICS BUT ACTED ON JUST A COUPLE. THE BOARD APPROVED AN AMENDMENT ON THE 2018 MEETING SCHEDULE AND APPROVED A THREE YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN WITH 6 MAJOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMPONENTS INCLUDING RETENTION-EXPANSION RESOURCES; FINANCING; WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; RECRUITMENT; SITE DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING. HOUSING WAS ONE OF THE THOSE DISCUSSION TOPICS THAT CAME UP ALONG WITH MARKETING FAIRMONT AND MARTIN COUNTY AS PLACE FOR BUSINESS TO LOCATE AND FAMILIES TO COME LIVE AND GROW.

F E D A COORDINATOR LINSEY PREUSS UPDATED THE BOARD ON THE LATEST CHILD CARE MEETING LOCALLY AND SAID SOMEONE SHOWED INTEREST THE POSSIBILITY OF OPENING A CHILD CARE CENTER IN FAIRMONT. THAT PERSON IS CURRENTLY WORKING WITH FIRST CHILDREN'S FINANCE. LINSEY SAYS MORE WORK HAS TO BE DONE IN EDUCATING THE PUBLIC ON CHILDCARE BUSINESS AND LET THEM KNOW THE CASH FLOW IS NOT THERE. CURRENT CHILD CARE CANNOT FIND WORKFORCE AT $10.50/HOUR WAGES.

M C E D A

THE MARTIN COUNTY E D A AT THEIR MEETING THIS WEEK CHOSE OFFICERS FOR THIS YEAR. THEY ARE : BOARD PRESIDENT BRENT SCHULTZE; VICE PRESIDENT STEVE FOSNESS; SECRETARY/ TREASURER LARRY BAARTS.

NO REPLACEMENTS MEMBERS HAVE YET BEEN NAMED FOR CHRIS PIERCE, LAST YEAR'S BOARD PRESIDENT AND RANDY GRUPE, LAST YEARS BOARD VICE PRESIDENT, WHO REACHED TERM LIMITS AT THE END OF THE YEAR.


ROD HALVORSEN
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