Economic Development Authority

Mission Statement

Pine Island Economic Development Authority's mission is to:

Facilitate economic and community development for the City of Pine Island through recruiting, retaining and expanding business in order to diversify and grow the tax base and provide job opportunities as well as understand, plan and maintain the City's growth trajectory.


Vision Statement

The Pine Island EDA Board also adopted the following policy statements to set a vision for the City of Pine Island.

1. Develop a “sense of community” within the City that would foster community vitality.
2. Situate the City as a stable community poised and intended for perpetual growth.
3. Become a coordinated partner within Southeast Minnesota that contributes to the regional successes.
4. Consistently communicate the Pine Island EDA Mission through community outreach and authority transparency.
5. Provide leadership and guidance for the commercial and general community.