Economic Development

When planning for economic development, the goal is to create and maintain a strong, vibrant local and/or regional economy. The economic development plan provides a comprehensive overview of the economy, sets policy direction for economic growth, and identifies strategies, action plans and projects to improve the economy.

In the Subscribers Only Section you will find:

  • DIY Guidebook to Economic Development Planning
  • A primer on Regional Economic Development Strategies
  • Community and Economic Development Plan Guidebooks.
  • Economic development in Francophone communities.
  • Incorporating economic development into a comprehensive community plan.
  • Building sustainability into economic development plans.
  • Examples of economic development strategies and plans.