EDAM Award
Included in the picture (L to R) are: Scott Riggs-City Attorney; Pete Sletten-EDA Chair; Mike Johnson-CityAdministrator; Chuck Nickolay-Mayor; Ken Ondich-Planning Director; Bruce Wolf-EDA Member; Terri Heaton-Financial Advisor; and Samantha DiMaggio-former DEED Rep.
Included in the picture (L to R) are: Scott Riggs-City Attorney; Pete Sletten-EDA Chair; Mike Johnson-CityAdministrator; Chuck Nickolay-Mayor; Ken Ondich-Planning Director; Bruce Wolf-EDA Member; Terri Heaton-Financial Advisor; and Samantha DiMaggio-former DEED Rep.

Economic Development Authority

The New Prague Economic Development Authority was created by the City Council in June of 1990. Adopted bylaws govern the affair of the EDA. The Mission of the New Prague Economic Development Authority is to promote and facilitate economic development in the New Prague area.

The City of New Prague was awarded the 2014 EDAM Business Retention and Expansion Award for the Chart Inc. project. 



If you are thinking of starting a business, the 2016 edition of “A Guide to Starting a Business in Minnesota” is now available from the Small Business Assistance Office at DEED. The popular guide, which is now in its 34th edition and free of charge, provides a concise summary of the major issues faced by anyone starting a business in Minnesota.

Some great links for current and prospective business owners:

Scott County First Stop Shop

New Prague Chamber of Commerce

Open to Business

Guide to Starting a Business (DEED Document)

 

Staff

Michael Johnson, Executive Director    

Ken Ondich, Planning Director

Members

Bruce Wolf

Pete Sletten, President

Jason Burma

Nick Slavik, Vice President

Brent Quast

Mayor Charles L. Nickolay

Councilmember Shawn Ryan