Industrial Development Authority

The Industrial Development Authority of Jefferson County (IDA) is an affiliate of the Economic Development Corporation of Jefferson County.  The Authority assists in the growth and development of Jefferson County through the issuance of tax-exempt, industrial revenue bonds (IRB's) for use by industrial, commercial and multi-family entities.  Additionally, the IDA can assist manufacturers with financial packages to purchase land, build or improve buildings and to purchase machinery and equipment.


Industrial Development Authority meetings are held as needed. Please call 636-797-5336 to confirm meeting time and location.

Economic Development Corporation Office

5217 State Road B

Hillsboro, MO 63050


Members serve a 5 year term.

  • Eric Knoll - Term Expires 06/01/2022
  • Haley Brooks - Term Expires 06/01/2024
  • David Crump - Term Expires 04/25/2027
  • Nicholas Sobkow - Term Expires 06/01/2025
  • Alex Schwent - Term Expires 09/27/2026
  • Sarah Ross - Term Expires 04/25/2027