The Economic Development Commission promotes and supports quality economic development to increase the number of quality jobs within the Town, to increase the non-resident share of the tax base, and to support local businesses.
The duties of the Economic Development Commission are defined and established by Indiana Code IC 36-7-12-1 and Town Ordinance 32.36. The Commission consists of three board members and one Town Council liaison member. The terms of the three board members are as follows: one member is appointed by the Town Council President for a three-year term; one member is appointed by the Town Council for a two-year term, and one member is appointed by the Hendricks County Council for a one year term. The Town Council liaison is selected by agreement of the Town Council.