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
  • Information assistance for the elderly



Calendar of Events


January 19 - MMDC Office CLOSED in observance of Martin Luther King Jr's birthday

January 26 - ACT on Alzheimer's meeting Vinje Lutheran Church, 1101 Willmar Ave SW, Willmar 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

January 28 - MMDC Full Board of Commissioners meeting Kandiyohi County Health & Human Services Bldg, Multi-Purpose Room, 2200 23rd Street NE, Willmar, 7:00 p.m.

Pick a Date! - State Bicycle System Plan open houses. Minnesota Department of Transportation. 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. MNDOT is developing a Statewide Bicycle System Plan to identify a statewide system of bicycle routes, improve existing facilities and refine its bicycle planning process. Learn more here.

February 9 - MnDOT seeks public input on State Rail Plan Minnesota Department of Transportation, 2505 Transportation Rd., Willmar 3 - 5 p.m. A draft of the plan is available for the public’s review on MnDOT’s statewide rail plan website. For more information and dates click here.


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