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


- PRESS RELEASE - RLF Program available in area counties.

Please join DEED for a Discussion on Minnesota's Economic Development Programs! The Minnesota Development of Employment and Economic Development will be holding meetings throughout Minnesota to discuss their programs. Hear from officials in the offices of Business and Community Development, Trade and Broadband Development how your community, businesses, and residents can benefit from their programs. Please join them at one of the locations listed.

April 30 - Willmar Area Housing & Community Dialogue MinnWest Technology Campus - Life Center Auditorium, 1800 Technology Drive NE, Willmar. 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Check out the Agenda and Register online by April 24

**No MMDC Board meeting in May

May 1 - 7th Annual Southwest Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths Workshop Jackpot Junction, 39375 County Highway 24, Morton 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Draft Agenda and Flyer

May 4 & 5 - 2015 Pedal MN Bike Conference The Commons Hotel, 615 Washington Ave, Minneapolis. This year’s conference theme is "Building the Bike Friendly State℠." Bicycling promotes and supports local economies, tourism, the environment and health improvement. Plan now to attend to learn how you can make your community more bicycle friendly. View the Flyer here



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