A key consideration in preparing the EDS & Action Plan 2017-2022 was the degree of community engagement and support secured. This approach would ensure that the plan was informed by a broad range of perspectives, experiences and ideas. In order to solicit the broadest range of input and ensure that information is made available in a timely way throughout the process, the following two surveys were undertaken:
A community survey was designed to collect insight from Spruce Grove residents on the perceptions of the city’s economic growth and aspirations associated with future development. The survey had over 200 residents participate. Click the respective icon below to view a summary of the results.
Forum Research, a nationwide polling firm, conducted a business survey designed to collect insight on the city’s business climate and opinions on economic growth. The survey was cross-tabulated across perspectives from the industrial business community, the retail community, and the commercial-office business community. Click the respective icon below to view a summary of the results.