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Business and Local Governments
to Improve the Quality of Life
Within our Region
PROMOTING COMMUNITY & REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT
First District Association of Local Governments promotes regional development in northeast South Dakota by providing professional services to local units of government and financial assistance to small businesses.
First District provides financial packaging, loan and grant application assistance, and loan and grant administration services for projects involving infrastructure and community facilities.
GIS is an essential digital mapping tool for planners and local governments to access, organize and create spatial data. First District has a variety of datasets on hand. We can also create data as needed.
First District fuels economic growth through small business lending programs. The SBA REAL 504 loan and revolving Loan Fund Programs are managed by First District Development Company.
COUNTIES WE SERVE
First District is a membership supported organization of local government bodies in the counties of Brookings, Clark, Codington, Deuel, Grant, Hamlin, Kingsbury, Lake, Miner, Moody and Roberts.
GIS WEB PORTAL
Access GIS Data for Your Community
First District is a repository of GIS data for the region and the state. The District also creates, maintains and webhosts spatial data. Click here for links to county GIS websites.
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