Economic Development Strategy
The Department of Planning and Economic Development is in the process of updating its Economic Development Strategy in 2016.
Economic Development Strategy - 2008
Mayor Chris Coleman recognized the need for a coordinated effort among Saint Paul’s economic development stakeholders in order to create a more sustainable and focused effort to achieve the city’s economic development objectives. The Saint Paul Economic Development Strategy was developed in cooperation with economic development partners throughout the City.
The Economic Development Strategy is a plan that consists of focused strategies and initiatives that prioritize city-wide efforts in achieving Saint Paul’s economic development goals in several areas such as Business Retention and Expansion, Business Attraction, and Downtown Revitalization.