Scott County Community Development Agency

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Scott County CDA News

Welcome Commissioner Stock!

Date Posted: 03-16-2018

Welcome Commissioner Stock!

The Scott County CDA swore in new District V Commissioner Barry Stock at its Board Meeting on March 13.  The CDA will miss outgoing Commissioner Jane Victorey’s passion for the mission of the CDA.  Commissioner Victorey served on the CDA Board since 2004.  Commissioner Stock brings a wealth of experience as an (almost) former City Administrator with a depth of knowledge on the CDA’s work within the County. Welcome CDA Commissioner Stock!

Home! A Community Feast and Conversation

Date Posted: 03-10-2018

Please join Scott County’s Live, Learn, Earn Initiative on Tuesday, March 20th from 6pm-9pm for

Home! a community feast and conversation on safe, stable and affordable housing for all.

Yes! This event is free.

Yes! Dinner is provided.

Yes! Children and youth are welcome.

FREE door-to-door transportation available through SmartLink. Call 952-496-8341 ext. 2 by March 16th to reserve your ride.


Community Location:

Shakopee Community Center

Community Room

1255 Fuller Street South

Shakopee, MN 55379


RSVP via e-mail to or call us at 612-928-7744 to let us know you are coming!

Day-of Event Contact:  612-875-3215


What to Expect

A meal served in abundance to accommodate dietary needs from vegan to carnivore using the Marnita's Table model of Intentional Social Interaction. You are our guest for the day. Come for a minute or stay for the whole time. Dress comfortably, no uniforms or name tags please!

Many community allies and partners are inviting people to this conversation. As a result, you may receive more than one invitation. We will try to accommodate as many participants as possible, so please let us know if you plan to be with us by sending an RSVP via e-mail to

About the Live, Learn, Earn Initiative

Live, Learn, Earn is a SCALE (Scott County Association for Leadership and Efficiency) sponsored collaborative of government, business, schools and non-profit organizations working together to ensure that all Scott County residents are stable, connected, educated and contributing.

About Marnita’s Table

Marnita’s Table seeks to close gaps across difference through making Intentional Social Interaction (“IZI") the new pattern for society where people of color, the disenfranchised, the poor, the unheard, the fragile, the LGBTQ+, the traditionally unheard and excluded are actively and intentionally included and valued at the policy-making and resource-sharing table.

Experts at social capital building, in the past ten years we've welcomed over 30,000 people from around the world and the around the way to find common ground while breaking bread.

If you would like to learn more about Marnita’s Table, go to

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. 

Entire posting:

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.