Economic Development Plan

Port of Walla Walla Economic Development Plan


Purpose Statement

To enhance the economic health of Walla Walla County through the development and execution of this economic development plan.  The desired outcome of the plan is to retain and create living-wage jobs, private sector capital investment, and enhance the economic health of families in Walla Walla County, including families living below the poverty line.  The plan is designed to be implemented countywide and for the benefit of all communities within the county.

Core Elements of Work

  • Small Business Development
  • Existing Business Retention/Expansion
  • Business Recruitment, Marketing & Advertising
  • Site and Infrastructure Development
  • Economic Profiling
  • Economic Development Advocacy 

* Elements of work are not listed in any order of importance. Each element is important in this economic development plan.

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