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3/2/2021

Updated Budget Forecast Brings Good News

The state’s financial picture has improved significantly since the last projection, having gone from a projected $1.3 billion deficit in the upcoming biennium to a $1.6 billion surplus.

2/23/2021

Governor Walz’s DEED Budget Recommendations Get Senate Hearing, Bonding Proposal Released

Governor Walz's budget recommendations and bonding proposal.

2/19/2021

Webinar: Economic Impact of FTZS - Feb 23

Join the February 23 Webinar and hear the latest on FTZ Economic Benefits. A Q&A session will follow the presentation.

2/15/2021

DEED Funding Bill Introduced in the House, MMB Budget Update on the Horizon

House File 819 appropriates the same funding levels for MIF, JCF, redevelopment, and demolition loan programs as the Senate bill.

2/8/2021

DEED Funding Bill Introduced in Minnesota Senate

The bill maintains base level funding for the MN Investment Fund and the Job Creation Fund and would establish base level funding for redevelopment grants and demolition loans.

2/5/2021

Webinar: Brownfield Funding for Redevelopment in Minnesota

The Metropolitan Council is hosting a webinar on February 26, 2021 about local public grants and loans that help pay the cost of cleaning up contaminated sites often known as brownfields.

2/2/2021

Governor Walz Releases Budget Recommendations

Governor Walz released his budget recommendations last week in what is commonly referred to as the unofficial start to the Legislative Session. The Governor’s $52.4 billion two-year budget proposal was advertised as a COVID-19 recovery budget.

1/11/2021

Sale of 3344 Dodd Road Building

Suntide Commercial Realty and KW Commercial | AMK Properties arrange the sale of 3344 Hwy 149 (Dodd Rd), a 45,136 sf office/industrial building in Eagan, Minnesota.