Welcome – Gretna Economic Development Association (GEDA)

Gretna Economic Development Association – GEDA

Gretna City Hall
Gretna City Hall

The function of the Gretna Economic Development Association is:

  • To improve the business climate within the City of Gretna as well as provide a vehicle to assist in the development of new businesses.
  • To promote and encourage tourism along with enhancing the knowledge of local residents and potential tourists.
  • To develop affordable housing, preserve historical landmarks, and beautify homes and parkways.

GEDA acts as a liaison between the community, state, local, and federal governments to identify needs and potential solutions.

Gretna Economic Development Association Projects:

  • Christmas on the Avenue
  • Gretna Art Walk
  • Gretna Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Gretna Farmers Market
  • Gretna Heritage Festival
  • Gretna Home Christmas Decoration Contest
  • Lundi Gras
  • Night Out Against Crime
  • Volunteer Appreciation Reception
  • We Support Our Troops

2018 GEDA Officers

2018 GEDA Officers
Mayor Belinda Constant officiated the installation of President Mark Middleton; Vice President Mary Fay Legnon; Secretary Mitch Boyter; Treasurer Val Coles; and At Large Member Brian Cook.