Economic Development Corporation of Jackson County
The Economic Development Corporation’s primary responsibility is to arrange capital at attractive rates so management can make the necessary investment in Jackson County for the purposes of helping local industry expansion, attracting new industry into the area, retaining and keeping jobs, and adding to the tax base. It is recommended that persons aspiring to the EDC have business expertise. The EDC also serves as the Board of Directors of the Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) of Jackson County.
The EDC consists of a minimum of nine (9) members, with no more than three (3) being employees or officers of the municipality. One Commissioner seat is suggested.
The length of term is six (6) years and appointments are made in March. Recommendations for appointments are made by the Enterprise Group.
This page orginated on
September 13, 2010
and was last modified on
February 11, 2011