Goals and Functions
Southeast Arizona Economic Development Group (SAEDG) was formed in the fall of 2007. SAEDG is committed to working on the following Goals:
- Work with Cochise College/CER, Cochise County and all economic development groups in our area to provide an Asset Inventory of our region.
- Work to acquire financing and incentive programs for economic development opportunities in Cochise County.
- We will create a communication plan that will promote balance and diversity in our region.
- Work with Cochise County and the Communities of our region to streamline project approval and permitting processes.
- Serve as an economic development entity for the municipalities in Southeastern Arizona
- Provide a central point of contact for businesses and industries interested in locating in Southeastern Arizona.
- Represent municipalities in Arizona Department of Commerce programs.
- Create and execute business recruitment and marketing programs for the communities we serve.
- Create and execute expansion and retention programs for the communities we serve.
- Assist in site selection
- Assist in zoning and permitting process.