The City of Whitehorse is committed to playing an active role in creating a healthy, vibrant, and prosperous community. The Economic Development Coordinator implements a number of initiatives, as listed in the Community Economic Development Strategy (CEDS). The CEDS is the guiding document for economic development related activities within the City. The strategy was adopted by City Council in May 2015.
Learn More about Doing Business in Whitehorse
- Watch our 10 minute youtube video - The Right Climate for Business
- The Community Profile gives an overview of local Economy, Arts & Culture, Recreation, Infrastructure, Climate, History, and more.
- Major areas of employment in Whitehorse include mining, tourism, retail and Government.
Business Visitations and Outreach
Are you a business owner or entrepreneur and would like to speak with us? Meetings with the Mayor, City Council, and staff can be arranged by contacting the Economic Development Coordinator.
Have an Economic Development related project or issue? We would like to participate and learn what the City of Whitehorse can do to support your initiative. Contact the Economic Development Coordinator to make arrangements.