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Our Vision214 Place at Night

As an acknowledged hotbed of growth and prosperity in Canada, Grande Prairie is a community of excellence that tackles obstacles head on. Economic Development will help facilitate solutions to economic challenges and issues. 

Our Mission

We are building a community of excellence by:

  • Adding to our list of award winning best practices
  • Consistently reaching out for national and international events that showcase our community.
  • Constantly searching for new ways to better achieve results.
  • Pioneering new solutions for growth.
  • Striving to be environmentally friendly.
  • Demonstrating fairness and equity.
  • Recognizing the need for regional community capacity.

Economic Development will assist in processes that will enhance the economic diversity of the region while enhancing the quality of life. Its most important mandate is to provide timely and accurate information and to propose innovative ideas that will facilitate doing business in Grande Prairie.

Key Services

  • Facilitate economic development processes as they relate to business retention and attraction.
  • Coordinates out-of-region marketing initiatives.
  • Gather, compile and present key economic data to assist investors and businesses.
  • Research and develop key information products.
  • Explore and implement innovations to improve internal and external processes that will contribute to a diversified economic and social growth.

Business Plan

2015 - 2018 Business Plan (PDF 304 KB)

Last updated: 5/1/2017 2:06:54 PM