Business Attraction and Retention
We promote economic opportunity and stability for businesses both new and old.
It is essential to retain, attract, and maintain businesses that contribute positively to the local economy. Mecklenburg County leverages public incentives and assistance to attract and retain businesses resulting in the creation of new jobs and investment in the community.
Providing services and support in the following areas:
Building and site identification.
Infrastructure and utility upgrades.
Assistance with permitting and zoning.
Grant funding assistance.
Sourcing supply chain connections, locally and regionally.
ISO certification assistance.
Six Sigma & lean training resources.
International trade assistance.
Rail assistance and rail infrastructure grants.
Accessing lighting, HVAC, industrial equipment rebates.
Assistance with water, wastewater and storm water concerns.
Connection to State programs for environmental concerns, brownfields and more.