Business Environment

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Why Red Deer?

Top reasons why to locate and operate your business in one of Canada’s top entrepreneurial cities.

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Business Climate

Reviewing and understanding the local business climate provides valuable insights about the economy, costs, risks, and incentives that may impact the success of your business.

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Key Industries

Red Deer's growing economy is built on historically traditional industries and emerging sectors.

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Workforce

Learn more about the size and skill sets of the local population and how it relates to the employment qualifications that your business requires.

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Transportation

Learn more about access, existing transportation infrastructure and traffic within The City of Red Deer.

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Local Opportunities

Identify where new development is occurring or planned to occur in Red Deer; how fast the City is growing and where opportunities may exist for your business.

News & Notices

Open call for musicians, storytellers...

November 15, 2018

The City of Red Deer is holding an open call for musical acts, performers and storytellers to provide entertainment in City Hall Park and other downtown locations during the 2019 Canada Winter Games, February 15 to March 2, 2019.

City Council hears from public on...

November 13, 2018

City Council heard from approximately 29 citizens at a public hearing about a land use bylaw amendment for a proposed future supervised consumption services site at 5233 54 Avenue, near the existing Safe Harbour site.

City and CUPE, Local 417 reach agreement

November 13, 2018

City Council ratified a new three-year collective agreement with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 417, at its November 13, 2018 meeting.