City of La Grande plans out economic development strategies for 2022-24

12 Apr 2022


LA GRANDE — The La Grande City Council recently approved the city’s 2022-24 economic development strategy, which lists goals and projects for the city’s economy over the next two fiscal years.

Faced with attracting new businesses as well as helping local owners recover from COVID-19 impacts, the plan targets future efforts to increase small-scale manufacturing, promote local entrepreneurship and a skilled workforce, utilize vacant spaces in La Grande and increase foot traffic around retail businesses in the downtown area.

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