Our Services

The Economic Development office creates and manages a range of programs that support and develop a vibrant local economy, including business attraction, retention and expansion, economic planning and forecasting. The City of Moorhead, with the support of the Economic Development Authority, places a strong emphasis on business development and retention. The City’s Economic Development Director is working to expand existing and attract new industry and businesses to Moorhead through direct outreach and recruitment.

Moorhead Economic Development not a single department, but multiple departments and divisions working together to provide a “one stop shop” for Moorhead citizens, businesses, developers, and builders. Co-located on the fourth floor of City Hall, customers can find answers to their planning, building code, engineering, and development incentive questions all in one location. These services provide a solid foundation for an excellent quality of life for the residents of Moorhead.