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

The City of Red Deer will see minimal

February 26, 2021

Based on the Provincial budget released yesterday, The City is confident that there will be minimal short-term impacts to the approved City budgets.

South bank trail closure

February 26, 2021

Starting Friday, March 5, a portion of the south bank trail from Taylor Drive to CPR Pedestrian Bridge, adjacent to the Water Treatment Plant, will close temporarily for construction.

Changes to Land Use Bylaw

February 25, 2021

At Monday’s meeting, Council will consider an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw and a site exception to consider continuation of the temporary shelter in Cannery Row.