Strong & Diverse Economy Initiatives

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Business Retention and Recruitment

On Target 
Foster small business and entrepreneurial opportunities through coordinated strategies
Complete 
Installation/development of amenities; support appearance related initiatives
Close to Target 
Design programs, policies and procedures that encourage recruitment and retention of similar high growth industries 

Business-Friendly Environment

Close to Target 
Create user friendly workflow diagrams that help guide residents and developers through the review process
Complete 
Study other development review models for best practices that further incorporate a more coordinated "one-stop-shop" to inform a potential implementation process
Complete 
Further explore and benchmark ombudsperson position in other juisdictions
Complete 
Evaluate the need for a joint City- County economic development organization

Talent Development and Recruitment

On Target 
Improve coordination and role clarity with workforce development organizations
On Target 
Update Workforce Development Board selection process
Complete 
Update Workforce Development Board selection process
Close to Target 
Develop and implement a communications plan

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