The City works closely with the Vadnais Heights Economic Development Corporation (VHEDC), founded in 1984, which is comprised of business people and community leaders who strive to maintain and expand the growth and redevelopment of the area comprised of Independent School Districts 621 and 624.
The City and VHEDC works cooperatively to entice new development into the area in order to stimulate the economic climate of the communities involved; to secure the needed service industry to complement the existing industrial and commercial businesses; and to provide opportunities for existing businesses to expand and flourish.
Check here for a variety of resources available to local businesses.Link to page
In 2016, Vadnais Heights conducted a Business Retention and Expansion (BR&E) survey with 45 local businesses. In response to the survey results, the City of Vadnais Heights, in partnership with the Vadnais Heights Economic Development Corporation (VHEDC), has launched several projects to ensure that local businesses continue to have skilled employees.Link to page
Check out a variety of programs available for qualifying Ramsey County residents to assist with homeownership.Link to page
The Open to Business program through Ramsey County provides direct technical assistance and other forms of support to small business owners and entrepreneurs. All current business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs intending to establish, purchase or improve a business within the county are eligible and encouraged to participate.Link to page