Community Economic Development


Peace River Regional District

The Peace River Regional District and Hospital District boundaries encompass approximately twelve million hectares. The economy of the PRRD is varied and comprised of agriculture, tourism, manufacturing, petroleum exploration and development, hydroelectric power generation, forestry and mining. 
www.prrd.bc.ca

Bruce Simard
General Manager of Development Services

PO Box 810
1981 Alaska Avenue
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4H8
250-784-3200


Northern Rockies Regional Municipality

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality is the first of its kind in which an entire region is governed and headed by a single municipality. The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality lies on the east slope of the Rocky Mountains, and comprises approximately 10% of the total area of the province of BC, encompassing 85,151.45 square kilometres.
www.northernrockies.ca 

Jaylene Arnold
Community Development Officer

Bag Service 399
5139 – 50th Avenue South
Fort Nelson, BC V0C 1R0


 

North Peace Economic Development Commission 

The North Peace Economic Development Commission welcomes your entrepreneurial spirit! Bisected by the mighty Peace River, the Peace River Regional District is divided into the North and South Peace regions, together comprising almost one-quarter of British Columbia's land area. 
www.npedc.ca

Jennifer Moore
Economic Development Officer

9325 – 100th Street
Fort St. John, BC V1J 4N4
250-785-5969


 

South Peace Economic Development Commission 

The South Peace Economic Development Commission welcomes your entrepreneurial spirit! Bisected by the mighty Peace River, the Peace River Regional District is divided into the North and South Peace regions, together comprising almost one-quarter of British Columbia's land area. 
www.southpeacebc.ca

Sue Kenny
Economic Development Coordinator

904 - 102nd Ave
Dawson Creek BC,V1G 2B7
250-782-8748



Community Futures Peace-Liard

Community Futures Peace Liard's mission is to work with the existing business community to increase their capacity, to harness the untapped entrepreneurial potential in the Peace Liard Region, and to facilitate the development of a diversified and self-reliant economy for the benefit of all stakeholders in the region.
www.communityfutures.biz

Sue Kenny
Economic Development Coordinator
Community Futures Peace-Liard

904 – 102nd Avenue
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 2B7
250-782-8748


Chetwynd

The District of Chetwynd is located in the foothills of the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains. It is British Columbia’s entrance to the mighty Peace River Country. Located at the junction of Highways 97 and 29 and the CN Rail mainline. Chetwynd is the natural transportation hub of the Peace River area.
www.gochetwynd.com

Ellen Calliou
Economic Development Officer

PO Box 357
5400 North Access Road
Chetwynd, BC V0C 1J0
250-401-4113


 Dawson Creek

Situated in northeastern British Columbia, Dawson Creek is amid a unique geographical blend of Rocky Mountain foothills and interior plains.  Just over an hour drive from Grande Prairie, Alberta, Dawson Creek is a true hub community in the South Peace region.
www.dawsoncreek.ca

Dale Bumstead
Mayor/Economic Development Officer

PO Box 150
10105 - 12A Street
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4G4
250-784-3616


Fort St. John

Fort St. John is The Energetic City, which reflects not only our large resource base of oil, natural gas, forestry and agriculture, but also the vitality of our residents who are keen to live and work in a community that gives back so much.
www.fortstjohn.ca

Moira Green
Economic Development Officer

9325 - 100 Street
Fort St. John, BC V1J 4N4
250-785-5969


Hudsons Hope 

Hudson’s Hope is located on the bank of the Peace River in the Rocky Mountain foothills of British Columbia, 90 kilometres west of Fort St. John and 66 kilometres north of Chetwynd on Highway 29. Through the commitment, cooperation, and participation of our residents, we are a uniquely progressive and safe community.
http://hudsonshope.ca/

John Locher
Chief Administrative Officer

PO Box 330
9904 Dudley Drive
Hudson's Hope, BC V0C 1V0
250-783-9901


Pouce Coupe

Often referred to as the "Pioneer Capital of the Peace River Region" Pouce Coupe is the oldest municipality of the region, having incorporated in 1932. It is a quiet little community that sits overlooking the Pouce Coupe River surrounded by rolling hills and crop laden fields.
www.poucecoupe.ca

Michael McPhail
Village Administrator

PO Box 190
5011-49 Ave.
Pouce Coupe, BC V0C 2C0
250-786-5794


Taylor

Taylor is the fastest growing community in the Peace River Region, a community that values and nurtures personal endeavor, affordable living and unrivaled amenities for the whole family to enjoy. With some of the most affordable tax rates and land costs in the Peace Region, Taylor is an ideal location for the development of residential housing, commercial ventures and industry.
www.districtoftaylor.com

Charlette McLeod
Chief Administrative Officer

PO Box 300
10007 - 100 A Street
Taylor, BC V0C 2K0
Tel: 250-789-3392


Tumbler Ridge

Tumbler Ridge is a community that continues to redefine what opportunity and quality of life are in Northern BC. It is the veritable diamond in the rough that adventurers and entrepreneurs dream of. 
www.tumblerridge.ca

Jordan Wall
Economic Development Officer

PO Box 100
305 Founders Street
Tumbler Ridge, BC V0C 2W0
250-242-4242