Economic Development Week
Save the date for 2023 Economic Development Week
May 8-12, 2023
We all know that economic development is critical. It is the foundational work that helps to create jobs, support businesses, and improve the quality of life in communities large and small.
We encourage municipalities, large and small, to formally recognize and celebrate May 8-12, 2023 as "Economic Development Week" in their community and take part in our Community Challenge.
Alberta Community Challenge
Every year EDA invites Alberta municipalities to join us to amplify economic development efforts in our province by taking part in the 2023 Community Challenge and to officially proclaim "May 8-12 as Economic Development Week.”
Once again, we are hoping to work with our partners Alberta Municipalities and Rural Municipalities Alberta in order to encourage their members to get involved.
Involvement in the 2023 Community Challenge gives communities the opportunity to show their commitment to economic development, and strengthen support for the work of economic development staff. We encouraged communities to: