Wyoming EDA earns grant funding for community development

Community Editor

The Minnesota Business Finance Corporation recently presented a grant to the City of Wyoming Economic Development Authority. Terry Stein, Vice President of Business Development, Minnesota Business Finance Corporation, met with Nancy Hoffman, Executive Director of Chisago County HRA/EDA to present the award.

Hoffman said the funds from the grant will be used to assist with hiring a consultant to facilitate an economic strategy. The Wyoming EDA would like to provide the framework to promote the local community to businesses. The consultant would also assist with preparing an economic strategy as part of the development planning process.

For more information about the MBFC grant program and application details, contact Tom Saehr, President and CEO of MBFC at 320-258-5000.