December 21, 2020 Special International Falls Economic Development Authority Agenda


International Falls Economic Development Authority

Mission Statement: The International Falls Economic Development Authority shall be a catalyst for economic development resulting in new investment, job creation, diversification of the local economy and expansion of International Falls’ tax base.

International Falls Economic Development Authority (IFEDA)
Monday, December 21, 2020


6:00 P.M. (immediately following the City Council meeting)

Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 600 4th St., International Falls, MN


Mn Statute 13D.021 allows meetings to be conducted by telephone or other electronic means under the following conditions:

  1. The Mayor determined an in-person meeting or a meeting conducted under section 13D.02 is not

practical because of a health pandemic.

  1. The Mayor and all Councilors participating in the meeting can hear one another and can hear all


  2. Attendance by the public is not feasible due to the health pandemic.
  3. At least one member of the City Council is physically present at the regular meeting, unless

unfeasible due to the health pandemic.

  1. All votes are conducted by roll call so each members’ vote on each issue can be identified and



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If you have any questions or need assistance, contact Todd Ojala at: 218-283-7987





  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll call
  3. Consider for approval the COVID Stopgap Deferred Loan Program
    1. Loan Term Sheet
    2. Loan Application form
    3. Loan Agreement
  4. Approve $20,000 expenditure to Rainy River Community College (RRCC) for the Healthcare Initiative
  5. Any other business
  6. Adjourn meeting


Next regular meeting: **Tuesday, January 19, 2021- due to Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.



The meeting will include a quorum (three or more) of the City Council, but will take no official actions. The IFEDA may take official actions at this meeting.


The City of International Falls complies with the ADA. Individuals with disabilities requiring special aids should contact the City Administrator, 600 Fourth Street, International Falls, MN, 56649, 218-283-9484, 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.

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