Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation

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Grand Island Boards and Commissions

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Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation (Industrial Foundation)

Neb. Rev. Stat. §18-2710 provides for the establishment of an economic development program. The purpose of the Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation is to maintain an ongoing program of new business attraction; conduct visits to non-Grand Island businesses encouraging investment and development; and actively promote the business advantages of a Grand Island location to targeted manufacturing concerns. The Board's mission is to facilitate the creation of primary employment; offering stability, diversity, and skill advancement opportunities for the area work force. There are two City government positions on the Corporation Board. Traditionally these have consisted of the Mayor and City Administrator. Meetings are held monthly in various locations.

Name Term Start Term expiration

Roger G. Steele, Mayor



City Administrator