EID Merger - Company Notice - November 2018
EID Merger - Info & Progress for
Plainfield Companies
To our EID companies - For the last 2 years, property owners within the EIDs (where your company resides) have voluntarily been assessed and the collected resources utilized to support workforce retention and attraction efforts.

Presently, the EID Boards of Directors are reaching out to property owners to secure the approval of a merger of the North and South EIDs. This merger will create efficiencies and eliminate duplicative efforts thus freeing up more funds to focus on workforce development efforts.

Below, you'll find all of the current information and progress regarding these efforts. As your company directly benefits from the EIDs work, we encourage you to learn about available programs by studying the information below. Additionally, we ask that you reach out to your property owner and ask them to support the Merger. We are asking property owners to respond by Friday, December 7th.

Additionally, you'll see below an invitation to discuss the workforce needs specific to your company. We urge you to participate and inform the actions of the EID BOD.

Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions. Our FAQ is available for your review HERE .


Of the 60% landowner participation and representative Assessed Value required by Indiana code, 18% and 33% have been attained respectively.

Landowners have been asked to please review the information below and complete the process by Friday, December 7th .

Questions or concerns may be
directed to:

Cinda Kelley                        
765-721-7481                        
 
Jaime Johnson
317-538-4827
Plainfield EID 2020 - Information & Petition Process

The Plainfield  South  and  North  EIDs were established in 2017 and 2018 respectively. Economic Improvement Districts function in some ways like a revenue capturing TIF area. Unlike a TIF, the landowners within the EID petition for the creation of the District, and define the strategies and budget that benefits the companies within the district.
The Indiana code related to Economic Improvement Districts may be found  HERE .
 
Plainfield's EIDs were created by local property owners to specifically address the needs and interests of the tenant businesses calling Plainfield home.
 
With more than half of Plainfield's employees coming to work from outside of Hendricks County, the Plainfield EIDs have utilized collected revenue to maintain and enhance existing commuting services for these workers.
 
Additionally, the EIDs support the attraction, retention and training of employees through partnerships established throughout the town, county and region. 
EID 2020 - Efforts are now underway to merge the two existing districts into a single entity and set the term to ten (10) years. While the EID's mission will remain the same, unifying into one EID will allow for efficiencies in service contract negotiations and management strategies. The expanded term will eliminate the expense of re-establishing the EID very three (3) years.
As current boundaries of the combined district are being considered, property owners will be contacted to reaffirm their commitment to our local businesses and Plainfield's continued success.

Please complete the short process below to affirm your support: (Follow links to EID 2020 info page)

STEP 1 - Review the current EID Petition - HERE

STEP 2 - Select the appropriate Signature Page(s) for your property(s)




STEP 3 - Complete a Signature Page for each of your properties and email to:

Additional information and progress updates will be posted HERE on a regular basis.

The EID Board of Directors, the Town of Plainfield and Kelley & Associates appreciate your continued support.

Questions concerning the EIDs and/or the Merger should be directed to Kelley & Associates.
Cinda Kelley                        
765-721-7481                        
 
Jaime Johnson
317-538-4827


Help us, Help YOU!  - The EID Board would love to hear from you. Our team continues to conduct quick, informal meetings with our EID companies. We'll bring you up to speed on opportunities and services available to your business and we'll LISTEN to your concerns, challenges, and ideas.

We're here to help.  To schedule your 30 minute meeting, please contact Jaime Johnson -  jaime@kelleyandassociate.com
Next Plainfield EID Board of Directors Meeting Set for December 19th - 11:00 AM - Yeager Office Suites - 2680 E Main Street, Plainfield, IN 46168
Kelley and Associates LLC | 2680 E Main St. Ste 309, Plainfield, IN 46168