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

Proposed 2019 Operating Budget...

December 12, 2018

With a focus on community safety for our community, the recommended 2019 Operating Budget considers the current state of growth, economy, and maintaining quality of life for Red Deerians.

Notify Red Deer system test this...

December 11, 2018

Residents can expect to receive text, email and phone call alerts on Thursday as The City runs a test of their emergency notification system, Notify Red Deer.

Increase of 1 per cent for exempt City..

December 10, 2018

Exempt staff will see a 1 per cent increase in their salary, effective January 1, 2018, after City Council approved the adjustment at tonight’s City Council meeting.