Your economic development champions

The City of Norcross' Department of Economic Development establishes programs and policies that aid in the retention, expansion, and recruitment of businesses and creation of jobs. Our goal is to create an environment where businesses can grow and prosper. This, in turn, helps to establish a stable tax base for the city, enhance wealth, and to improve the overall quality of life for Norcross' diverse residents.

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STUFF WE LOVE TO DO

Our areas of expertise

RETENTION & EXPANSION

Our Business Retention & Expansion (BRE) program allows us to connect with existing businesses to learn and respond to needs. Our goal is to help businesses to overcome obstacles in order to grow and remain invested in the Norcross community.

RECRUITMENT

As the sales and marketing arm for the City of Norcross, we help to position the city to attract new jobs,  revenue, and residents.

REDEVELOPMENT

We work closely with the Norcross Downtown Development Authority (DDA) to implement redevelopment strategies for existing properties and to issue local incentives.

POLICY

In order to create a business-friendly environment, we study issues, make recommendations, and work with policymakers to adopt policies that are conducive to helping our business community to grow and prosper.

SPECIAL INITIATIVES

To demonstrate our commitment to economic development and increasing the quality of life for Norcross residents, we engage in short- and long-term special projects and programs.

MEET OUR TEAM

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Contact: 678.421.2023

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Tara Smith

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

Contact: 678.421.2022

LET’S WORK TOGETHER