A strategy to grow the economy of our city and region

Approach

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WE WILL BUILD ON AND IMPROVE THE FOUNDATION

  • Our showroom – a vibrant, attractive and growing Regional Centre
  • A business climate that promotes and sustains growth
  • A place where the world’s talent finds great opportunities

WE WILL WORK KEY ENABLERS

  • Create and transition to a unique, international brand for Halifax
  • Build knowledge on our economy by researching our strengths and weaknesses while identifying new challenges and opportunities

WE WILL FOCUS ON BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY AND GROWTH EFFORTS

Capitalize on opportunities for sustainable economic growth opportunities

WE WILL ENSURE ALIGNMENT AT ALL TIMES

Ensure key stakeholders, plans, activities, resources and efforts are aligned throughout the life of the Strategy

WE WILL TRACK OUR PROGRESS

Ensuring our stakeholders and the community knows where we’re making solid economic progress and where adjustments must be made

WE WILL RESPECT OUR VALUES AND HONOUR OUR PRINCIPLES

VALUES:


  • Partnership and Alignment
  • Sustainable Development Means Preserving our Environment and Building our Economy
  • Great Communities Have Lots of Social Capital
  • Sustainable Growth is Good

PRINCIPLES:

  • People are our future
  • Productivity and Innovation are the Foundation of Successful Regions
  • International Focus
  • Serve People Better, Move Faster
  • Building Business Confidence Builds Communities