Welcome to Foothills County

MD of Foothills No. 31

Doing Business in the MD

The MD of Foothills supports and encourages local business development and diversification within our region. New and expanding business stimulate the local economy and provide additional employment opportunities. We are prepared to assist in any way possible, providing the proposal does not infringe on the safety or quality of life for our residents and existing businesses.

The M.D. of Foothills economic base is incredibly diverse providing opportunities in many different sectors such as Transportation, Light Manufacturing, Warehousing & Distribution, Natural Resource Development, Agriculture Value Added/Processing, Tourism and Retail. The primary industries within the MD include Agriculture and Oil and Gas.

Small and Home Based Businesses are also very prevalent throughout the M.D. of Foothills and are considered significant contributors to the local economy.

Municipal Contact
Economic Development Officer
Phone: (403) 603-6252