Economic Development

The Surprise Economic Development team is committed to the constant pursuit of attracting quality jobs and business to Surprise and the Greater Phoenix Area.

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    Governor Issues Updated Guidance For Arizonans, Businesses

    Governor Doug Ducey yesterday issued an Executive Order extending Arizona’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected Order until May 15, 2020. Read more...
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    Surprise introduces Shop Surprise banners for retailers; creates Open for Business list

    Non-restaurant businesses can have their purple "Open for Business" #ShopSurprise banners delivered or coordinate a pick up time. Read more...
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    City launches webpage for consumers, businesses, job seekers; introduces business recovery plan

    The COVID-19 Business and Workforce Resources webpage provides a comprehensive, one-stop location for residents and businesses to receive information. Read more...
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Virtual Local Business Town Hall

Video Resources

Job Seeker Assistance
8 Tips for Business Survival
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Navigating the Lending Landscape
Small Business Marketing Tools
Practical Considerations for Reopening