Scott County Community Development Agency

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Scott County CDA News

Finance Director

Date Posted: 02-27-2018

The Scott County Community Development Agency (CDA), located in Shakopee, MN, is hiring a Finance Director.  The mission of the Scott County CDA is to strengthen the communities of Scott County by providing affordable housing opportunities to low and moderate income families, promoting economic development, and fostering coordination of public and private resources.

The Scott County CDA, with a staff of 24, serves our clients through rental assistance programs, CDA-owned affordable rentals, homeownership programs, community redevelopment and economic development activities. This is a full-time exempt position working Monday through Friday, 8:00-4:30, under the general direction of the Executive Director. 

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Pike Lake Marsh is on course!

Date Posted: 02-15-2018

PIKE LAKE MARSH IS ON COURSE!  Pike Marsh is the newest tax credit development in Prior Lake at 4489 Marsh Drive.

The building will be open in July, but you can already get on the interest list by going to “Contact Me” on their website:

Scott County CDA working with Minnesota Housing to provide affordable first-time homebuyer loans

Date Posted: 02-13-2018

Scott County CDA working with Minnesota Housing to provide affordable first-time homebuyer loans

More than $60 million in resources available in 2018

Scott County, Minn. – Minnesota Housing announced over $60 million is available to provide affordable mortgages to first-time homebuyers through a collaboration with Minnesota cities and counties, including 2,437,304 for Scott County. Full Release here.


Spring Homeubyers Club

Date Posted: 02-01-2018

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Two applications submitted for educational scholarships...

Date Posted: 01-22-2018

Congratulations to both students!


Assistant Housing Director - Now Hiring!

Date Posted: 01-16-2018

Assistant Housing Director

The Scott County Community Development Agency (SC-CDA) in Shakopee, MN, is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Housing Director, working M-F, 8:00-4:30.

This is a responsible position, managing the day-to-day activities of the housing department including the rental assistance programs (Section 8, Bridges), project based programs (PBV, RD, rehab and maintenance), homeownership programs (pre-purchase counseling, foreclosure prevention), process reasonable accommodation requests, do case consultations, monitor utilization/occupancy of programs, budgeting, and ensure program compliance.  Supervision of housing staff.  Must have excellent client service skills.  Work is performed under the general direction of the Housing Director. 

Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree with coursework in housing, social work, or related field.  3-5 years experience in case management of state, federal or non-profit rental assistance programs and 3-5 years experience managing state, federal or non-profit rental assistance programs. Staff supervision experience.  Driver’s license with good driving record required.  May substitute equivalent combination of education and experience.  Preferred requirements:  Over 5 years of experience as listed above.  Certifications (see job description).  Position pay range $60,989.40 to $91,484.10 (exempt). Starting pay dependent on qualifications. 

Applications must be received NO LATER than 4:00 p.m. on February 5, 2018. AA/EOE

For more information and how to apply: