About Us Thank you for visiting the City of St. James website! The Doing Business section of this website is managed by the St. James Economic Development Authority (EDA).
The EDA is a City board comprised of two City Council members and five community/business stakeholders.
The EDA meets once a month and directs City staff in the following areas:
Business Retention and Expansion (BR&E)
Community Development and grants/initiatives
The EDA owns and manages the following assets:
St. James Industrial Park
Mayberry Hills Sixth Addition residential development
Other misc. properties
Current Board Members: Pete Eggen (Chair), Manager, Fleet and Farm Paul Harris (Vice-Chair), Council Member Ray Hahnfeldt, Council Member David Krause, CEO, Pioneer Bank Mark Johnson, CEO, First National Bank Rich Olsen, Owner, Olsen Trucking Jake Wegner, VP of Sales, Magid Safety