Economic Development Plan

The Dallas City Council adopted a new economic development plan in 2013. The plan, Strategic Engagement, has four main strategies for preparing Dallas for the future:

  • Grow the economy through expanding employment and the size of the labor force
  • Increase economic opportunities for residents leading to a lower resident unemployment rate
  • Broaden and diversify the tax base to provide stable revenue for City services
  • Assist in the development of sustainable communities by demonstrating improvement in key community indicators

Performance Measures: