Welcome to Traill County!

Traill County, North Dakota, located between two of North Dakota’s largest cities, Fargo and Grand Forks, gives your business the strategic advantage of being within minutes of more than 250,000 people. Situated halfway between Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Traill County has the infrastructure, workforce, and amenities to make your business grow and succeed in a competitive world.

Traill County Economic Development Commission (TCEDC) is Traill County’s leading economic development agency. TCEDC is focused on business and community development through promotion, encouragement, and assistance. Together, with Traill County’s community economic development organizations, TCEDC helps businesses with financing, employee recruitment, and land and building acquisition.

What's new in Traill County?

As you may know, child care has become a real issue again in Hillsboro due to the closing of a center and in-home providers. We would appreciate your help in gauging the needs and situation in Hillsboro. Please take a moment to fill out our child care needs assessment. We greatly appreciate your time! will close Friday, November 20th at 10am.

Traill EDC Awards Child Care Grants
TCEDC has awarded $26,000 to local child care providers who were able to increase capacity.

Traill EDC Releases 2014 Annual Report
Executive Director Melissa Beach released the 2014 Annual Report in February. For the full report, please click here.

Traill County Housing Analysis Completed 
A firm was recently hired to complete a thorough housing analysis of Traill County. The project was funded with funds from North Dakota Housing Finance Agency, Traill County EDC, Hatton EDC, Hillsboro EDC and MayPort EDC. To view or download a copy of the full report, please click here.

TCEDC October Meeting
Our October meeting will be held Thursday, October 15, at 7:00 p.m. at our office. Please join us!

TCEDC awarded two business recruitment grants
TCEDC applied for a business recruitment marketing grant on behalf of the Hillsboro EDC. The project was awarded $20,000 from ND Department of Commerce. TCEDC also applied for a similar grant on behalf of MayPort EDC and was awarded $18,000 for a new Mayville-Portland website.