Economic, Business & Industrial Development
Purpose: To develop, advance, encourage and promote comercial, industrial, agricultural and manufacturing facilities in the City of St. James, Missouri.
Responsibilities: Overseeing the planning and development of programs to facilitate growth in the economic, retail business and industrial sectors; recommend policy and regulation benefiting economic growth in the community and local region; liaison with the Industrial Development Authority (IDA), the Board of Industry and the economic development committee of the St. James Chamber of Commerce, as well as regional growth and development associations.
Sam Auxier - President
Marilyn Smallwood - Secretary