Enhanced Enterprise Zone
Enterprise Zones in the Meramec Region
Dent County Enhanced Enterprise Zone
Generally covers north and northwest Dent County. Includes the city of Salem and the townships of West Spring Creek, Watkins, Norman, and Short Bend.
Contacts: Sharon Tubbs, Economic Developer, Phone: (573) 729-4811
James Coffmann, Dent County Industrial Development Authority, Phone: (573) 729-3151
Salem Chamber of Commerce, Phone: (573) 729-6900
Gasconade Valley Enterprise Zone
Includes portions of Gasconade, Maries and Osage counties, including the cities of Belle, Bland, Vienna , Owensville and the Rolla National Airport at Vichy.
Contacts: Byron Baker , President, Telephone: (573) 897-2204,
Bonnie Prigge, Administrator, Meramec Regional Planning Commission, Phone: (573) 265-2993
Rolla City Enhanced Enterprise Zone
Includes the northeast quadrant of the city, which includes two industrial parks on Interstate 44. Note: Improvements to real property would receive up to 100 percent local abatement of Ad Valorem taxes for up to 10 years.
Contact: Jim Sowers, Rolla Community Development Corporation, Phone: (573) 364-7358 or John Petersen, City of Rolla Economic Developer, Phone: (573) 308-4040
Washington County Enhanced Enterprise Zone
Includes cities of Potosi and Mineral Point, their immediate outlying areas, and area between the two cities.
Contact: Krysta Snyder , Potosi/Washington County Industrial Development Authority, Phone: (573) 438-6196