Industrial Development Board

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Office of the City Manager

City Hall

144 Tichenor Ave, Suite 1

Phillip Dunlap

Phillip Dunlap

Economic Development Director




The Industrial Development Board serves as a financial channel for industrial revenue bonds and aids in planning for industrial development. The vision of the board is to promote industry and trade, provide employment opportunities, and encourage investment in the community. The board may acquire, enlarge, improve, replace, own, lease, and dispose of properties as a means to achieve its vision and mission.


Must be a qualified elector of the City of Auburn. Must be a taxpayer in the City of Auburn. Must not be an officer or employee of the municipality. Members shall be chosen by the governing body from the membership of the chamber of commerce, board of trade or other similar civic organization. However, in the judgment of the governing body, members may be chosen from outside these civic organizations.