Blaine Economic Development in Blaine Minnesota

Address and phone number for Blaine Economic Development, an Economic Development Agency, at Town Square Drive Northeast, Blaine MN.

Blaine Economic Development
10801 Town Square Drive Northeast, Blaine, Minnesota, 55449

About the Blaine Economic Development

The Blaine Economic Development, located in Blaine, MN, is a government agency that promotes business activity and development in the Anoka County area. The Economic Development Agency (EDA) attracts and retains business, promotes development to increase employment and the tax base, and encourages a thriving economic environment in Blaine. The EDA also offers small business support programs and land development programs.

You may contact the Economic Development Office for questions about:
  • Blaine Economic Development programs and services
  • City and community development
  • Job creation, training, and workforce development
  • Anoka County Economic Development funds
  • EDA grants and funding
Blaine Business and Workforce Development

The Economic Development Office promotes the Anoka County area for business development, highlighting Blaine as a favorable location to do business. The EDA works closely with Anoka County Chambers of Commerce and business groups to market the region for business development. To promote business, the EDA creates marketing materials, creates promotional advertising, and organizes Anoka County business expos. In addition to business development, the Economic Development Office promotes workforce development through job creation programs and training opportunities.

Land Development Programs in Blaine, MN

In Blaine, the Economic Development Center seeks developers for undeveloped land or areas in need of redevelopment. They market development opportunities and identify obstacles to development, such as site contamination or a lack of funding. The Blaine Economic Development maintains an inventory of available commercial land and commercial building space in Blaine to match developers, landlords, and business owners with prime locations.

Small Business Support Programs

As part of its business development agenda, the Economic Development Agency offers small business support programs. These programs provide ombudsmen services, support small businesses with licensing and Anoka County permitting requirements, and connect small businesses with bidding opportunities for government contracts.

Economic Development Grants & Loans

The Economic Development Office administers Anoka County grants and loans. These include Brownfield Redevelopment grants, facade improvement grants, and Anoka County public improvement grants. Businesses can also qualify for Anoka County loan programs, often with below-market interest rates and less stringent credit requirements than business loans from traditional financing institutions.

Anoka County Tax Incentives

In Minnesota, the Economic Development Corporation administers tax incentives for businesses that expand or relocate within the jurisdiction. Funding for tax incentives may come from the Minnesota state level, the Anoka County level, or the Blaine level. The Economic Development Office offers tax incentives or tax abatements on the theory that new businesses or expanding businesses generate job opportunities in Anoka County and thus increase the tax base.

Contact the Blaine Economic Development

You may contact the Blaine Economic Development by calling 763-785-6146, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Blaine Economic Development, 10801 Town Square Drive Northeast, Blaine, Minnesota, 55449.

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