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Draft Economic Development Plan 2015 - 2019

Consultation closed on 14 November 2014

The City of Ryde Economic Development Plan 2015-2019 has been prepared to stimulate the local economy and support jobs and business growth in our community. We are inviting comments from business owners, workers and residents.
Here is a brief summary of the vision and goals:


“By 2019 City of Ryde will have a dynamic, business-oriented local government and be recognised as Sydney’s premier location for employment and globally competitive business with strong links to education and training. Our City will be vibrant with a dynamic business-enabling environment, and our community will be leaders in sustainable transport.”


Goal 1:

Macquarie Park continues to attract new businesses and a talented workforce

Goal 2:

Town and neighbourhood centres are vibrant and attractive for residents, employees and visitors

Goal 3:

Small businesses thrive in an environment of relevant information, training and networking opportunities

Goal 4:

Job seekers find work locally via employment services, vocational training and work experience opportunities

Goal 5:

People can freely move into, out of, and around City of Ryde using modes of transport that are sustainable

Goal 6:

Market investment opportunities and permit a variety of activities in the city’s employment and industrial lands

Last updated on 30 June 2017