DIVERSE & RESILIENT ECONOMY Policy
Plano will focus efforts to retain existing businesses and target outreach to innovative knowledge-based companies to ensure a diverse and resilient economic base.
Analyze Plano’s current economic base to identify current needs and opportunities.
Identify business clusters within the city and develop market studies to support the continued growth and expansion of these industry sectors.
Review undeveloped land areas within the city to anticipate infrastructure needs required to assist with economic development activities.
Formally engage with business leaders on a regular basis to address specific needs to assist with the expansion and retention of existing businesses as well as the development and growth of new companies.
Provide strong customer support to businesses for the delivery of municipal services.
Identify areas for special investment zones such as Public Improvement Districts and Tax Increment Financing Districts.