Local Development Finance Authority

Mission Statement

Local Development Finance Authority may:

  • Study and analyze unemployment, underemployment and joblessness and the impact of growth upon the authority district.
  • Plan and propose the construction, renovation, repair, remodeling, rehabilitation, restoration, preservation or reconstruction of a public facility. 
  • Develop long-range plans in cooperation with the agency which is chiefly responsible for planning in the municipality, to promote the growth of the authority district, and take steps that are necessary to implement the plans to the fullest extent possible to create jobs and promote economic growth.  

Board Composition

The Authority shall be under the supervision and control of a board of seven members

Term of Office

Member are appointed for a four year term


In the resolution of intent, the governing body shall set a date for holding a public hearing on the adoption of a proposed resolution creating the authority and designation the boundaries of the authority district(s).