EDR News Flash

  • EDR was nominated for the 2013 "Arcus Award for Achievement in Economic Inclusion" by the City of East St. Louis
  • Senior Project Manager Julian Jacquin conducted a presentation on GIS and its use in TIF and Economic Development at the 2014 Illinois Tax Increment Association (ITIA) Spring Conference in Champaign
  • EDR was retained by the City of Ellisville, Missouri, as the City's new Economic Development Consultant
  • President Gene Norber was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Missouri Economic Development Financing Association (MEDFA) for another 2-year term
  • EDR was retained by the Cities of East Peoria, Washington and Pekin, the Villages of Morton, Germantown Hills and Tremont, and Tazewell County, Illinois, to complete the 10 Eligibility Criteria required for the new Enterprise Zone Application Process
  • Madison, Illinois "River's Edge Tax Increment Financing Area", created by EDR, hosted Vice President Joe Biden as he spoke about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and the development of the South Harbor at America's Central Port. Since its initiation in 2003, this TIF Area has attracted over $75 million in private investment
  • EDR was retained by the City of Troy, Illinois, as the City's new TIF Consultant
  • Project Manager Daniel Schmidt attended the 2013 Regional ESRI Sharpen Your Skills GIS Seminar
  • EDR was retained by the City of Belleville, Illinois, to complete the Application for new Enterprise Zone designation
  • Senior Project Manager Julian Jacquin was elected as Vice President of the Executive Board for the St. Louis Metropolitan Section of the American Planning Association (APA)

Economic Development Resources is a trusted partner for communities and private firms engaged in economic development. Our reputation is built on providing the highest level of counsel and leadership in the planning, analysis and negotiation required to complete projects in today's competitive environment.