Programs & Projects
has been identified as the number one challenge for economic development in Cook County. The EDA has conducted a number of studies to determine the highest and best use of our resources to address this need. See the reports here:
In 2016, One Roof Community Housing began to work with the EDA to propose two workforce housing projects. Using the Community Land Trust model, in Phase 1, the projects will provide owner-occupied homes in Grand Marais and apartments in Lutsen.
For more information about workforce housing, please contact the EDA office.