City of Montgomery 

Kolacky Capital of the World

Economic Development Authority

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The Economic Development Authority (EDA) Board provides business assistance and referral services; offers historic preservation assistance; assists existing businesses and industry within the community; and promotes the continued growth and development of the city of Montgomery. The EDA works to add job opportunities for the residents of Montgomery and the surrounding area and increase the commercial and industrial tax base.  The EDA has a variety of tools at its disposal to promote this development through loans, grants and other financial resources as granted by the City Council.  


Council Chambers
Montgomery Municipal Building            
201 Ash Ave. SW
Montgomery, MN 56069         
5:00 PM
Third Thursday of each month


Special meetings are occasional called.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.  Minutes are available after approval at a later date.


The Economic Development Authority is comprised of five (5) regular members who are recommended by the Mayor and approved by the City Council and two (2) members of the City Council who are selected by Mayor and approved by the City Council.  Individuals interested in economic development including both commercial and industrial uses should consider serving on the board.  Each member serves a three (3) year term.  There is no term limit.  Members do not receive monetary compensation.

Tim Rosival, Chair 
Term expires: December 31, 2021
Jean Keogh
Term expires: December 31, 2021
Pam Edel,
Term expires: December 31, 2020
Connie Tupy
Term expires: December 31, 2020
Andrew Harms
Term expires: December 31, 2022
John Grimm, Council Member Liaison
Mick McGuire, Council Member Liaison 

The Authority also has one (1) ex officio member.  The City Administrator currently fulfills this role.

Applications for the Economic Development Authority and other citizen advisory boards are available for download or by contacting City Hall at 507.364.8888.

Contact Information

Brian Heck, City Administrator
201 Ash Ave. SW
Montgomery, MN 56069
Phone: 507.364.8888
Fax: 507.364.5371 

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City of Montgomery | 201 Ash Ave. SW | Montgomery, MN 56069 | Phone: 507.364.8888 | Fax: 507.364.5371 | Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri.