Economic Development

About Economic Development


The Economic Development Director works under the direction of the Mayor to support business and job development in many direct and indirect ways.  Contact information for Terry Masterson, Economic Development Director is listed on the right side of this page.

Goals and Services



  • Promote business and workforce development
  • Research and publicize economic and demographic statistics/trends.
  • Deliver assistance to businesses of all sizes.
  • Support job creation with small to large employers
  • Offer business planning and financial resources
  • Help businesses network in the region
  • Work to secure incentives for positive business projects.
  • Promote job recruitment and job seeker resources
  • Offer job training and workforce development resources
  • Provide problem-solving and trouble shooting assistance to businesses
  • Objective and comprehensive site selection assistance