Growth & Development Services

Smart Growth





Roadmap - Click to read on webpage The Roadmap for Smart Growth is an economic growth and development strategy that will enhance the City’s ability to achieve measurable growth in three target areas: population, employment and tax base. The Roadmap is the result of a standing Growth Committee established by Common Council in 2016 that was tasked with reviewing opportunities and challenges related to growth. The Committee conducted best practice analysis and consulted with a number of sources, including economic development agencies, local developers, volunteers and partners in order to identify the new direction for the City of Saint John’s economic development efforts and actions outlined in the strategy.