Other Helpful Resources & Information
County government; including property information and GIS maps.
MN Department of Employment and Economic Development. More detailed information on state programs, applications, and reporting forms/deadlines, also state contacts, demographics, and other data.
USDA Rural Development
Loans and grants for a variety of business and residential projects.
Small Business Administration (SBA)
Information on federal loans and loan guarantees. Application forms and instructions for lenders.
People’s Energy Cooperative
Provides energy rebates and loans for qualifying businesses.
Provides assistance to qualifying businesses.
RAEDI (Rochester Area Economic Development, Inc.)
Economic development project assistance in the Rochester area.
Community and Economic Development Associates (CEDA)
Business planning, loan packaging, micro-lending, business and community development.