Economic Development

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

Economic Development 2014 Strategic Assessment

The economic development division serves as a clearinghouse for information and development opportunities in Ellisville. The City Manager, City Planner and Assistant City Manager 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.