Economic Development

The District of Fort St. James employs an Economic Development Officer to work with a variety of partners, as both a facilitator and catalyst, to help create an environment in which communities can thrive, businesses can grow and people can prosper.


The District of Fort St. James offers a number of services through its Economic Development Department including:

  • Small business development assistance
  • Research on the local economy
  • Community Economic Development including developing funding streams for local community buildings and initiatives
  • Information services
  • Information about funding programs such as the Business Facade Improvement Program through NDIT 

Contact the  Economic Development Officer

Economic Development Made Possible...

We appreciate the support of the Northern Development Initiative Trust (NDIT) to employ our Economic Development Officer, through their valuable Economic Development Capacity Building Funding stream. 

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