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,