Economic Development Authority


Scheduled Meeting Dates

The Economic Development Authority meets every fourth Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm in the Petersburg Public Library Multipurpose Room.  

EDA Board Members

- Samuel R. Rhue, Chair 

Michael R. Packer, Vice Chair

- Richard B. Taylor, Secretary/Treasurer

- Dr. Lafayette Jefferson

- Dr. Ahkinyala Abdullah

- Winston Sanders

- Joel Erb

EDA Bylaws

EDA Establishment Ordinance 

Code of Virginia

Public Notices 

Special Meeting January 25, 2023 (Canceled)


Brian Moore, Director of Economic Development, Planning and Community Development

103 West Tabb Street

Petersburg, Virginia 23803

(804) 733-2308 ext. 4072