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Halifax Economic Strategy | Maximize Growth Opportunities

FIVE YEAR OBJECTIVE

Support and validate the implementation of the economic strategy through an enhanced research capacity.

SHORT-TERM ACTIONS (YEARS 1-2)

  1. Create a Halifax Index and an annual state of the region event to track yearly progress on economic, environmental and social objectives and recommend ideas for improvement.

    Lead: GHP/Chamber
    Business Community Engagement: MEDIUM

  2. Develop a research consortium with representation from the public and private sectors and post-secondary institutions to provide economic data and research to meet the information needs of business and potential investors in Halifax.

    Lead: GHP
    Business Community Engagement: MEDIUM

MEASUREMENT


  • Increased productivity
  • Mayor’s Economic Advisory Committee’s assessment of partnership and alignment