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City of Scottsdale's Economic Development Strategic Framework Nearing Final Adoption

City Council Review Strategic Framework

Tuesday, April 29, the Scottsdale’s City Council heard a detailed presentation regarding the City of Scottsdale’s Economic Development Strategic Plan Framework. This presentation represented the cumulative input received by IO Inc. team from stakeholders, business executives, community leaders who participated in individual interviews and roundtable discussions as part of the this process. This presentation included a high level glimpse of the significant research conducted in areas such as:

  • Target industry analysis

  • Business location advantages

  • Aspirational community identification and comparison

  • Recommended Initiatives


Below are future dates with links to documents as they relate to this important strategic initiative: 

  • April 29 Work Study Session:

Presentation from April 29 work study session

Marked Agenda from April 29 work study session

Video of April 29 work session presentation and discussion


  • June 10, Work Study Session:

Tentative date for additional working discussion related to 9 Framework Recommendations


  • July 1, Regular Council Meeting:

Anticipated date for Council consideration of final Strategic Plan Framework


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