GoMcPherson Marketing for People Recruitment/Engagement and the MIDC Business Recruitment Plan for 2018 has a total cost of $156,000. MIDC has already secured commitments of $25,000 from the McPherson County and $35,000 from the McPherson BPU.
MIDC/GoMcPherson is requesting the additional $45,000 to pay the cost of the total recruitment plan. Adequate funds are available in the Industrial Fund which was established to assist in funding for industrial recruitment efforts. The $45,000 is in addition to the $51,000 that is paid annually as part of the City's contract with MIDC.