Claremont EDA

The Claremont Economic Development Authority was created by the City Council under Minnesota State Statue 469.  The main goals of the EDA are to help strengthen our community's businesses, partner with community organizations and attract new businesses to the City of Claremont.

The EDA is a 5 member board which includes elected officials.  The board typically holds meetings at City Hall as needed.  All EDA meetings are open to the public.


Claremont Façade Improvement Program

The Façade Improvement Program is established to enhance the appearance of downtown buildings and the streetscape. Matching grants up to $2,500 are available to Claremont businesses and commercial properties for eligible projects. Call City Hall for more information.

Claremont EDA Revolving Loan Program

The overall goal for the Claremont Economic Development Authority’s Revolving Loan Program is to stimulate Claremont’s economy by providing low interest loans to small and medium sized businesses.


If you are interested in learning more about the Revolving Loan Program please contact City Hall at 528-2137, or by email at For additional business assistance, contact the City Administrator.

Revolving Loan Fund Guidelines Download to apply for EDA gap financing.
Claremont Guide to Programs Popular local, county, state, and federal assistance programs we can assist with.
Business Subsidy Application Complete this form to apply for local business assistance programs.
Business Subsidy Criteria Business assistance program policies.