Economic Development

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Up coming Economic Development Commission Virtual Webinar: 
Navigating the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

07/22/2020 at 10:00 am


The Ellisville Economic Development Commission, will host Tom Yochim, Deputy District Director, St. Louis District Office of the Small Business Administration (SBA). Deputy District Director Yochim will present a virtual webinar on how small businesses can best work with the SBA to apply for and receive grants. 

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US Senate Small Business

The Economic Development Department consists of the Bill Schwer, City Manager and Ada Hood, City Planner.

Economic Development 2014 Strategic Assessment (PDF)

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership (SLEDP) STLPartnership for Site Selectors

The economic development division serves as a clearinghouse for information and development opportunities in Ellisville. The City Manager and City Planner are dedicated to ensuring prompt, immediate responses to all business queries. Once, a business has decided to invest in Ellisville, the City Planner can serve as the liaison between the business and all City departments, ensuring a smooth development process, if needed. Staff is experienced with working with numerous sized businesses from national firms to local ’mom and pop’ start-ups.

For information on development opportunities in Ellisville you may visit this website to search for available buildings and/or sites. Up-to-date listings are posted in the upper left panel. You may also provide building and site data for posting on the City’s website to the Economic Development Department members listed above.