DEDA, It Works.
DEDA's mission is to drive economic prosperity in the City of Duluth.
DEDA accomplishes its mission by leading significant development initiatives, being a catalyst for sustainable development and redevelopment, and prudently investing unique resources that leverage other investments.
DEDA's actions result in the following returns on investment:
- High quality employment opportunities
- increased revenue
- population growth
DEDA's actions are based on the following values:
- Balance risk and return on investment
- Partner in a collaborative manner
- Provide prudent stewardship over public resources
- Leverage our region's unique economic and environmental assets
- Respect the culture and people that make Duluth special
- Recognize the unique contributions of public and private partners
DEDA Commissioners meet every month at 5:15 p.m. in City Hall - 3rd Floor Council Chambers.