WHY FERGUS FALLS
Located just off I-94, Fergus Falls offers a diverse range of opportunities for new and existing businesses. In addition to a workforce composed of dedicated, capable individuals, Fergus Falls helps businesses just like yours thrive through community partnerships, business resources, financial incentives, and training programs.
WHAT GREATER FERGUS FALLS CAN DO FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Greater Fergus Falls offers one-on-one support to streamline the process of starting and growing your business. From finding the perfect location to securing funding, we have the knowledge and resources necessary to overcome challenges related to the economic development process. As your main point of contact, Greater Fergus Falls advocates on your behalf while working closely with the City of Fergus Falls to expedite your project.
We are experts in:
Confidentially developing a customized list of properties to fit site selection criteria, including properties that are not marketed publicly
Providing a comprehensive analysis of site options indicating cost differences, potential incentives, etc.
Connecting you with tools and resources to help your business succeed
Identifying local, regional, state, or federal incentives and programs your business is eligible for
Facilitating and addressing any gaps in the financing process
Quantifying savings from incentive programs for a cost comparison to other locations your company may be considering
Handling government processes (zoning, ordinance amendments, etc.) in an efficient and streamlined manner
Providing community tours for company representatives to scout potential business locations
Running point on your project and overcoming barriers related to the economic development process
Greater Fergus Falls maintains a comprehensive database of available properties in the area. Featuring many shovel-ready sites and a mix of existing commercial, industrial, office, and warehouse space, Fergus Falls has a diverse range of locations to choose from. Unlike many cities, Fergus Falls has flexible design standards so there are no limitations when selecting a location for your business. Whether you’re a startup or looking to relocate, Greater Fergus Falls can assist in your search to ensure you find a site suited to your business needs.
With a mission to streamline the economic development process, Greater Fergus Falls provides direct support to new and existing businesses in the community. In addition, there are many resources available to area business owners. From business consultation to financing, Greater Fergus Falls will help you find the tools and resources you need to succeed.
Greater Fergus Falls is skilled in helping you find the right programs to facilitate employee growth. From on-site customized training to obtaining applicable certifications and degrees through educational institutions, we work with you to outline your training needs. With a plan in place, Greater Fergus Falls will match you with the resources and funding sources that will have a positive impact on your bottom line.