Commission members are eligible to serve if they meet one of the following criteria:

  1. Florissant resident
  2. Business owner in Florissant
  3. Member of senior level leadership in a Florissant business

 

The powers and duties of the Economic Development Commission shall be as follows:

 

  1. Work with the Mayor, City Council, and Economic Development Department to advise on matters of business recruitment, retention and expansion as well as workforce development.
  2. Promote sound and progressive growth in the City of Florissant in accordance with the (forthcoming) comprehensive and strategic plan.
  3. Help to establish a business -friendly atmosphere in the city and facilitate goodwill for future investment.
  4. Other duties as assigned by the Mayor and Economic Development Director.

 

The Economic Development Commission shall hold regular business meetings, at least one each month at such time and place established by the rule of the Commission.