The Allen County Economic Development Commission has very limited powers and duties. Its primary duty is the consideration of applications for industrial revenue bonds.
One member is appointed by the Allen County Board of Commissioners. The Commissioners appoint the other two members based on nominations from local fiscal bodies. One appointment is nominated by the Allen County Council, and one is nominated by the Fort Wayne City Council. Appointments are for 4 years.
Redevelopment Commissions, Redevelopment Authorities and Economic Development Commissions in Indiana are required to file annual reports set forth in Indiana Code (IC 36-7-14-12, IC 36-7-14.5-9 and IC 36-7-12-36) respectively.