Programs & Services

We are committed to being the resource for business retention/expansion and relocation services in Eagle. Whether you are looking to start a business, or you are a small company or part of a multinational organization, our services will be sensitive, confidential and expedient. We provide comprehensive services, which include the following programs and services.

Business Retention & Expansion Program

The strength and health of our local economy is built on the foundation of our existing businesses. The Eagle Economic Development Department's Business Retention and Expansion program recognizes the importance of existing industry and focuses on engaging the business community in gathering important information that illustrates overall trends within our community and the region. The program also helps us identify business successes and challenges in order to provide the necessary resources and assistance needed. We are dedicated to helping our existing companies be successful and will provide a single point of contact that will work with you on projects or any other needs that your company may have.

Our office has expert knowledge on:

  • Additional Resources - We connect you with the appropriate resources and tools that will support your stability, growth and development.
  • Expeditious Permitting and Development Coordination - Our office can assist with expedited services to streamline qualifying projects with the City of Eagle development staff.
  • Incentives - We offer expert advice on applicable local and state incentives and grants that may be available for your project.
  • Real Estate Site Information - We provide access and expertise to available land and buildings for sale/lease and prevailing market rates.

Business Recruitment & Attraction

Eagle's highly educated workforce, location, quality of life and economic offerings attracts industries as diverse as corporate headquarters, technology, health care, professional services and manufacturing. We understand that location matters! Our office will provide you with the most up-to-date and comprehensive information available to help you make the best and most profitable decision. Our site selection services are confidential and free of charge, and include:

  • Collaboration on Media and Public Relations - We will assist you in your press releases and company announcements, along with coordinating any media and public relations interviews.
  • Evaluating and Applying for Incentives - We offer expert assistance on how to best navigate and leverage Idaho's tax incentives and programs We also offer advice on applicable local incentives and grants that may be available for your project. We can create a custom package of information for your company that contains personalized data on properties, utilities, infrastructure, tax and rate information, along with qualifying incentives. 
  • Expeditious Permitting and Development Coordination - Our office can assist with expedited services to streamline qualifying projects with the City of Eagle development staff.
  • Organizing and Coordination of Meetings - Our staff will coordinate all of the necessary meetings with key city officials, agencies, brokers, and land/building owners to make your site selection or site visit as easy and comprehensive as possible. 
  • Providing Key Data - Our expert staff will provide you with data on talent and workforce, demographics, taxes, business costs, utilities and infrastructure, environmental, industry, incentives, wages and earnings, transportation and logistics, business resources, quality of life factors, and more.
  • Real Estate Searches - There are many considerations when looking for property; such as, zoning regulations, building standards, floodplain zones, etc. Our staff is available to assist in identifying suitable properties that meet your needs. 
  • Site Visits - We provide tours of sites and familiarization tours of the Eagle area and surrounding Metro that are customized to meet a company's unique needs.

Other Services & Programs

Coordination with higher education institutions for workforce development and training assistance/programs, along with navigating any available grants/training incentives.

  • Assistance with customized training or education needs (marketing, learning program software, social media)
  • Business Education
  • Demographic reports for the community, region and state
  • Employee relocation guide
  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business Development
  • Financial resources
  • Identification of qualified job applicants and job training programs
  • Industry specific occupational data
  • Introductions to professional service providers and partners
  • Labor market analysis, including wage and education information
  • Tailored market research

Please email Robin Collins if you would like more information or to talk about your needs.