ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES are accessible through CREDI for the following PROGRAMS:
          
AREA INFORMATION AND INCENTIVES
          Local Government Units:
          Crosby, Cuyuna, Deerwood, Emily, Ironton, Riverton, Trommald
          County: Crow Wing
          Tax Increment Financing (TIF)
          Revolving Loan Fund          
          Tax Abatement ·          

          Business Investment Programs: Loans up to $250,000 
          Loan Guarantee Program: Loans up to $50,000
          Busines Loan Program: Gap Financing Program
          Central Minnesota Seed Fund: Match up to $50,000
          Community Development Initiatives
          Technology Loan Fund

SBA PROGRAMS:

Minnesota Investment Fund * Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Board ·          
Small Business Development Loan Program * Rural Challenge Grant Program ·
Tourism Loan Program * Capital Access Program ·          

MNPRO -- "Minnesota Communities and Properties Online" is now available for area real estate companies and individuals who privately have commercial buildings or land for sale for commercial use.

DTED: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Small Cities Development Program ·           MN Public Facilities Authority ·          
Contamination Cleanup Grant Program ·   On-Site Septic System Replacement Program

MN DNR: ALL PROGRAMS SUBJECT TO ANNUAL FUNDING APPROVAL
Outdoor Recreation Grant Program, Natural and Scenic Area Grant Program, Conservation Partners Grant Program, Community Environmental Partnerships Grant Program, National Recreational Trail Program, Cooperative Trail and Grant Program, Regional Trail Initiative Grant Program,Cooperative Water Recreation Grant Program (see guidelines for each program)

IRRRA: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Bank Loan Participation Program

IRRRA: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, CITIES; TOWNSHIPS; CDC's (CREDI)
Grants: No more than $250,000 in one funding cycle

LOCAL RESOURCES: MN POWER-ALLETE     NORTHERN MN UTILITIES-LOCATION ONE  

WORKFORCE-LABOR: MDES: MN DEPT. of  ECONOMIC SECURITY






ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
CREDI
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES are accessible through CREDI for the following PROGRAMS:
          
AREA INFORMATION AND INCENTIVES
          Local Government Units:
          Crosby, Cuyuna, Deerwood, Emily, Ironton, Riverton, Trommald
          County: Crow Wing
          Tax Increment Financing (TIF)
          Revolving Loan Fund          
          Tax Abatement ·          

          Business Investment Programs: Loans up to $250,000 
          Loan Guarantee Program: Loans up to $50,000
          Busines Loan Program: Gap Financing Program
          Central Minnesota Seed Fund: Match up to $50,000
          Community Development Initiatives
          Technology Loan Fund

SBA PROGRAMS:

Minnesota Investment Fund * Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Board ·          
Small Business Development Loan Program * Rural Challenge Grant Program ·
Tourism Loan Program * Capital Access Program ·          

MNPRO -- "Minnesota Communities and Properties Online" is now available for area real estate companies and individuals who privately have commercial buildings or land for sale for commercial use.

DTED: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Small Cities Development Program ·           MN Public Facilities Authority ·          
Contamination Cleanup Grant Program ·   On-Site Septic System Replacement Program

MN DNR: ALL PROGRAMS SUBJECT TO ANNUAL FUNDING APPROVAL
Outdoor Recreation Grant Program, Natural and Scenic Area Grant Program, Conservation Partners Grant Program, Community Environmental Partnerships Grant Program, National Recreational Trail Program, Cooperative Trail and Grant Program, Regional Trail Initiative Grant Program,Cooperative Water Recreation Grant Program (see guidelines for each program)

IRRRA: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Bank Loan Participation Program

IRRRA: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, CITIES; TOWNSHIPS; CDC's (CREDI)
Grants: No more than $250,000 in one funding cycle

LOCAL RESOURCES: MN POWER-ALLETE     NORTHERN MN UTILITIES-LOCATION ONE  

WORKFORCE-LABOR: MDES: MN DEPT. of  ECONOMIC SECURITY






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