THE REDI REGION
The Regional Economic Development for Northwest Alberta (REDI)
formed in 2002 to promote and enhance economic growth amongst
its member communities and to promote the region as a whole.
REDI is geographically located in the far northwest portion of
Alberta and encompasses the areas of Mackenzie Region
and the Métis settlement of Paddle Prairie.
JUMP TO A COMMUNITY
It’s our mission to promote and strengthen Northwest Alberta’s economy by highlighting and investing in our key industries.
Our region offers exceptional agricultural potential, and Northwest Alberta agriculture accounts for a large part of the local economy.
Northwest Alberta has vast timber resources. Forestry activities in our region employ a significant portion of the area’s labour force.
Strong petroleum reserves in our region allow Northwest Alberta oil & gas development to contribute significantly to Alberta’s economy.
Important work is being done in and around Northwest Alberta all the time. We’ve got the infrastructure that it takes to transport what’s needed.
Northern Alberta tourism has become popular with those looking for outdoor adventure. There’s plenty to do in our unique region all year round.
Our commitment to a strong and diverse economy allows our residents to enjoy a high quality of life in any one of our small but active communities.
REDI MEANS BUSINESS
Here is a selection of the major names driving business in our region.
Our region, by the numbers.