Strathcona County Economic Development and Tourism (EDT) strives to support a strong, diversified and sustainable economy while balancing social responsibility and environmental stewardship. The department works towards the growth of the community through business attraction, retention and expansion. There are three core business functions that the department performs. These core functions are individually crucial to the success of Strathcona County’s business environment.
Through the leadership of Council and Executive Team, the following documents guide the work of the EDT department:
Core Business Functions
Support the needs and interests of existing business in order to continue their business contribution to the community.
Identify expansion or diversification interests of existing business and facilitate activities that assist in the further development of these businesses.
Attract new investment in specific economic sectors and support business start-ups to create new growth for Strathcona County.