NORTH  MANKATO, MN- NextGen RF Design, an engineering firm in Waseca, is hoping to receive financial assistance in relocating its business to North Mankato.

NextGen currently provides research and product development across a variety of markets along Elm Avenue on the west side of town.

The company has 12 employees and plans to move its entire operation in an effort to operate in a larger space.

The proposed new location sits along Howard Drive, where a dental laboratory once stood.

The North Mankato Port Authority Commission is holding a public hearing on Monday, to decide whether or not to grant NextGen the building and a loan.

The estimated project cost sits around $1300 and construction would begin on October 1st.

- KEYC News 12