Since 1972, the Industrial Development Authority of Gila County has been innovating to promote economic development, create jobs and enhance the County’s economic well-being. The IDA is committed to helping improve the quality of life for Gila County residents and visitors by supporting projects that help to meet their social, cultural, environmental and physical needs.
The Industrial Development Authority works in cooperation with the County and its economic development entities to promote and facilitate development activities in Gila County. Through tax-exempt bond financing and low-interest business loans, the IDA provides significant opportunities for industrial and commercial development in the County.
The IDA seeks to promote industry and develop trade by inducing manufacturing, industrial, governmental and commercial enterprises, as well as institutions of higher education, to locate in and remain in the County.
IDA’s Board comprises eight members who have been recommended by the Gila County Board of Supervisors. Each member serves a six-year term. Click here to learn more about IDA’s Board.