Growing Local Economies To Increase the Quality of LifeBarbara Irias2018-11-27T13:45:04+00:00
Economic Development is the creation of wealth from which community benefits are realized. It is more than a jobs program, it’s an investment in growing your economy and enhancing the prosperity and quality of life for all residents.
Have a realistic vision for your community and understand your competitive advantages and disadvantages.
Know what you have: assets, infrastructure, resources, partners, real estate, talent pool, etc
Find champions to communicate the community vision and goals.
Create a strategic action plan with specific goals, timelines, responsibility, assignments, and performance measures.