Board of Commissioners
Economic Development Corporation Board / Brownfield Redevelopment Authority
The Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (KCBRA) meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 3:00 p.m. in Room 207-A of the County Administration Building. The KCBRA facilitates the redevelopment of environmentally contaminated and underutilized properties located within participating municipalities through the use of tax increment financing and other incentives as authorized by state Brownfield redevelopment legislation. The KCBRA serves those local units in the County who are not currently served by a local brownfield Authority. (Members of the KCBRA are automatically members of the Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors). Contact: Rachael Grover 269-384-8115.
The Economic Development Corporation (EDC) Board of Directors meets on an as-needed basis, immediately following the KCBRA meeting. This Board deals with economic development projects within Kalamazoo County. Its purpose is to assist local industrial and commercial enterprises in their development and expansion programs. Appointments are made for six-year terms of office. (This board does not meet on a consistent basis – Members of this Board are automatically members of the Brownfield Redevelopment Authority) Contact: Rachael Grover 269-384-8115 or email.
Acting when needed as the Economic Development Corporation, the Board deals with specific projects within Kalamazoo County that are funded through bonding. Its purpose is to assist local industrial and commercial enterprises in their development and expansion programs.
|Board Members||Term Expiration|
|Dale Shugars||10/31/2027 (Commissioner)|
Further information can be obtained by calling the Board of Commissioners Office at 269-384-8111.