HRA/EDA Opening!
The city is now accepting applications for a seat on the Housing and Redevelopment Authority/Economic Development Authority. Please see below or visit the HRA page for more information. Applications will be accepted from November 15 to December 15 with interviews to be scheduled for early January, 2024.


Economic Development Authority

The Richfield Economic Development Authority (EDA) was created in 2017. The EDA consists of five board members who are on the Richfield Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA). The Community Development Director serves as Executive Director and Community Development Department staff manage the programs.


The EDA holds monthly meetings on the 3rd Monday at 7:15 p.m. (immediately following the HRA Meeting) at the Municipal Center. Meetings are broadcast LIVE on government access cable Ch. 16.

Authority Members

Contact EDA Commissioners directly by e-mail:

Staff Contact
Melissa Poehlman,
Executive Director/Community Development Director,