Riggins & Salmon River
Economic Development Strategy 2006-2010
This Economic Development Strategy was sponsored by the City of
Riggins and Salmon River Economic Development Committee (SREDC). Its
purpose is to provide a detailed blueprint for specific strategic
actions that will improve the economy, create jobs, and enhance the
standard of living in Riggins and the Salmon River Canyon. The
planning process used a community-based approach, involving a wide
variety of community leaders, businesses, and citizens.
The Strategy is organized into five major sections:
1. Introduction (Chapter 1)
2. Situation Assessment (Chapters 2-4)
, consisting of
trends and an assessment of Riggins area strengths, challenges
opportunities related to economic & community development.
3. Vision and Goals for Riggins & the Salmon River Canyon by
, based on community input through a survey,
and public meetings.
to achieve the goals (Chapter 6)
5. Implementation (Chapter 7)
, including organizational and
resources needed for implementation.
Comments on the final draft Strategy will be accepted until 5:00
p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2006
, so that they can be incorporated
into the final Strategy prior to its presentation to the Riggins
City Council for adoption on April 10, 2006. To submit comments, see
"Provide Comments" section below.
To download and review the Economic Development Strategy, click on
the links below.
Riggins Econ Devt Strategy Chap 1-4_FINAL
DRAFT.pdf (1,125 KB)
Riggins Econ Devt Strategy Chap 5-7_FINAL DRAFT.pdf (300 KB)
Hard copies of the Strategy document are available at City
Hall and the Library for review and comment.
To provide comments on the draft Strategy document,
, or call Lorraine Roach or Ruth Mohr at
208-983-2175, or fax 208-983-9188, or mail PO Box 400, Grangeville,
For more information, contact June Whitten at Riggins City Hall,