Nestled in the core of Alberta, Strathcona County is famous for being a giant in Canada’s Agricultural business ventures and petroleum industry. The county is a distinct municipality that integrates a key rural population with a large urban centre. In fact, Strathcona County is a melting pot of culture and a cosmopolitan city.
Why is Strathcona County one of the best places to live in Edmonton?
Commercially viable county
Strathcona County has a robust economy and the city houses more than 11,000 businesses as well as a market area that boasts of a population of 1.4 million people. The city has an overall spending power of about $5.6 billion. Strathcona County boasts of more than 15,000 highly skilled college graduates.
To support business growth in the area, the county government provides various resources for businesses to thrive. Even more, the county is a global powerhouse in the petroleum sector and a giant in Canada’s oil and gas sector. Strathcona County boasts over $12 billion worth of investment in the community.
Strathcona County is an eco-friendly area and the government is working around the clock to maintain the city’s reputation. The county is investing profoundly in the training of public officials to deliver and maintain quality service, recreational and cultural programs as well as infrastructure as efficient methods of preserving its ecologically friendly environment. Even more, these investments provide recreational opportunities and employments for current and prospective residents.
Remarkable food, art, and music scene
Strathcona County has such a great tasty food scene that they hold annual events like the Savour Strathcona County Festival to celebrate the local food, culture, and art scene. The event features so many exciting activities including the display of talent and skills by local artists, live music, food trucks, and local restaurants.
More so, Strathcona County boasts of a strong heritage of Aboriginal presence. The county works around the clock to preserve that heritage and to pass it down to future generations. Strathcona County’s local food industry also offers cuisines from various countries including Japan, India, Thailand, Malaysia, and other countries. If you’re from any of the listed countries, getting your favourite cuisines in Strathcona County won’t be a problem.
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