Mid-Minnesota Development Commission


We will provide technical assistance to government, businesses and local organizations; administer state and federal programs, and coordinate multi-jurisdictional activities to maintain or enhance the quality of life in the Cities
in Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, and Renville Counties.

The MMDC can do the following for your community...

  • Create Comprehensive Land Use Plans
  • Develop Strategic Planning
    • facilitate your planning sessions
    • assist with setting goals and policies
    • help identify strategies
  • Prepare Grant and Loan Applications
  • Serve as your Fiscal Agent
  • Develop Zoning & Subdivision Ordinances
  • Codify Ordinances
  • Design and Implement Survey
  • Assist with Park Applications and Designs
  • Identify Sources of Financial Assistance
  • Provide Statistical Information
  • Design Regional Studies and Plans
  • Coordinate Inter jurisdictional Activities
  • Coordinate Special Projects
  • Develop Special Studies
  • Assist with Public Facilities Needs
  • Create a GIS Database
  • Prepare Financial Packaging for Grants and Loans
  • Assist with Loan Applications
  • Identify Sources of Assistance
  • Develop Strategic Planning
  • Design Economic Development Plans
  • Develop Business Plans
  • MMDC Revolving loan fund



Calendar of Events

2017 MMDC Board Schedule

** No MMDC Board meetings in February **

Feb 23 - Be a Dementia Friend. Do you know someone struggling with memory loss? Learn about dementia, how it affects people’s lives, and the small ways you can make a positive difference. The Church of St Mary, Willmar. 1:30 p.m.

March 21 - West Central Minnesota (Willmar) Area Job Fair Willmar Conference Center, 240 23rd Street, SE, Willmar 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Click here to get more details on Business participation costs. Click here for a registration form. Job Fair Sponsors: KDJS, K95, & The River; Central Minnesota Jobs and Training Services and the Workforce Center; Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission; and Ridgewater College.

March 22 - MMDC Full Board meeting Renville County Courthouse Annex, Room 116, 105 South 5th Street, Olivia 7:00 p.m.

April 4 - Dementia Awareness Education An educational opportunity for professionals, caregivers, families and friends of people living with dementia. Speaker Jolene Brackey, author of "Creating Moments of Joy". Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1402 6th St SW, Willmar $10 donation requested. 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Sponsor: West Central Dementia Awareness Network (WCDAN)



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