Business Development Committee

Smyrna’s Business Development Committee (BDC) meets regularly with the Town Manager, Manager of Planning & Zoning, other staff and the town’s economic development consultants to review and offer recommendations on:

  • Overall policies and rules under which business development services are to be provided
  • The employment of consulting services for the objectives of the committee and the priorities to be assigned to such consultants
  • Identifying issues and constraints and recommending solutions to help local businesses prosper
  • Assisting in the identification of desirable and appropriate potential new businesses and in developing outreach techniques and opportunities
  • The form, content and distribution of marketing and promotional materials and messages to encourage business vitality and growth
  • Determination of adequate staffing and other operating budget resources to ensure that such services are delivered effectively, efficiently, safely and equitably
  • Ensuring the highest standards of quality services consistent with available resources