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Tourism Helps Drive Community Economies Monday, 22 August 2016 00:00 Quickly see how Tourism impacts jobs and your community economy.Click For Video Read the Full Story
CRTC Declares High-Speed Internet a Basic Service Wednesday, 04 January 2017 00:00 Troy Grainger, Manager of GROWTH Alberta, “Digital Connectivity has become an impactful issue as it relates to economic development. Industry seeking rural locations or possible growth strategies of current business is being limited by their access to world economies on the internet and this decision along with the $750 Million funding shows the recognition and value of internet access to rural populations and industry." Related Financial Post Article     Read the Full Story
A Shining Example of Regional Municipal Collaboration Friday, 15 January 2016 00:00 A Shining Example of Regional Municipal Collaboration - Well Done Woodlands County & Town of Whitecourt!  Article     Read the Full Story

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GROWTH Alberta is a Regional Economic Development Alliance serving a region of more than 46,000 people in North Central Alberta. The Alliance was established by the Grizzly Regional Economic Alliance Society so that Municipalities, School Divisions and Support Agencies could work collectively to address regional issues. Through projects like our annual Business Awards and School Expo, GROWTH Alberta is continually striving to support sustainable regional growth.

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Upcoming Events

  • GROWTH Alberta Board Meeting
    February 27, 2017 (10:30 am - 12:30 - pm)
    Regular board meeting of the Grizzly Regional Economic Development Society, hosted by the Town of Westlock. Meetings are open to the public, so please feel free to attend one in your area.   Lunch is provided. Please RSVP and/or contact our office for...
  • Wood Waste Recycling Expo
    March 01, 2017 (8:30 am - 5:00 pm)
    The 2017 Drayton Valley Wood Waste Recycling,Bio Economy Utilization Workshop & Expo.  Hosted at the Clean Energy Centre.
  • Hemp Seed to Sale Information Session
    March 02, 2017 (1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
    What are the opportunities for hemp from seed to sale.  Listen to experts discuss hemp seed and fibre markets and aopportunities.  Hosted by Barrhead County at Glenreagh Hall.