NOTICE: All meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.
The Mission of
“GAEDA is a visionary leader and catalyst to promote economic development creating a better quality of life for Alexandria’s citizens.”
How GAEDA was formed according to City Ordinance
GAEDA is a driving force in helping to spur economic growth for the citizens of Alexandria, LA.
We work with government and private partners, as well as other stakeholders to develop projects and implement programs that enhance the overall quality of life for our residents. Our website will provide you with detailed information on GAEDA and it will provide you with helpful information on other useful resources.
Funding Cycle #1
Funding for events occurring on or between January 1st through June 30th of 2021.
October 15 – December 1, 2020
Funding Cycle #2
Funding for events occurring on or between July 1st through December 31st , 2021.
April 15 – July 1, 2021
If your event is expected to produce at least 100 people or more and/or multiple hotel room nights it may still be considered. Please contact GAEDA at 318.880.0407 to discuss.
Making a Difference in our Community
FIGHT FRAUD, WASTE, & ABUSE!
Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) Hotline if you suspect the misappropriation (theft), fraud, waste or abuse of public funds by anyone.