Economic Development


Economic Development
The Columbia Heights Economic Development Authority (EDA) coordinates a wide range of activities with an end goal of maintaining and increasing the asset value of the community.  The Community Development Department serves as Staff and initiates redevelopment proposals, housing programs, incentive financing and special reports.

Economic Development Services

  • Business site selection assistance and leasing information;
  • Implementation of incentive programs;
  • Guidance on available City, County and State programs and other programs for various types of projects;
  • Redevelopment process assistance;
  • Real estate transactions;
  • Redevelopment contract negotiations;
  • Housing program development and administration;
  • Grants administration