Recent Newsletters

May 01, 2019: City of Summerside Credit Union Place – Smart Storage Demonstration Project
Summerside is a municipality that is recognized as a leader in Renewable Energy, Innovation and Entrepreneurial Drive in the pursuit of advancing economic development.
April 17, 2019: A Plan Forward… Building Community Capacity Through 2019 Budget
To ensure Summerside continues to be competitive and significant in the local and global investment arena, we must identify the community strengths and weaknesses.
April 10, 2019: Look Who’s Growing!
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Service Desk Analyst. This position is responsible for prompt, courteous service to customers as they contact the Service Desk for technical assistance.
March 13, 2019: The Impact of Tourism
Tourism is one of the most prevalent traditional industries on PEI – agriculture and fisheries being two others. Since the 1800s, PEI has been marketed as a quaint getaway. After 200 years, that part certainly has not changed. What has changed is the media.
February 26, 2019: Message from the Chair of Economic Development
Summerside has achieved much in terms of Economic Growth and Diversification over the past decade and we are proud of where we are at. However, our work is yet to be completed and to that end, we are turning to a more focussed approach of growing our industrial and commercial tax base.
January 17, 2019: New report says Summerside business satisfaction tops 90%
A new survey conducted for the City of Summerside’s economic development department suggests that more than 90% of businesses feel satisfied with Summerside as a place to own and operate a business.