Rice Economic Development

Minnesota Small Business Development Center Network

Listing of Available Commercial/Industrial Sites

Economic Development Committee
Mission Statement
Operating Guidelines

Rice Economic Development meets quarterly, the second Tuesday of the month at 5:15PM in the Council Chambers. Everyone Welcome!!
Chair Person: 
Members: Peggy Herman (Secretary),  Michael “Mitch” Fiedler, Dave Thene, Ed Popp, Chris Scheel, Brian Skroch.

Commission/Board Application


The City of Rice encourages new businesses and offers the following incentives:

Rice Revolving Loan Application & Guidelines

TIF  (Tax Increment Financing)

Benton County Revolving Loan Application & Guidelines