Community & Economic Development

Triangle J leads locally-based, regionally-driven strategies and planning to leverage economic development underway in our member governments and partner organizations and oversees implementation of the region’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), a strategic blueprint that defines the regional economic vision and coordinates efforts to achieve the vision.


The Triangle J Economic Development District will foster a thriving, inclusive, and resilient region.


To facilitate and build capacity for coordinated regional and local economic development activities that attract investment in communities throughout our region – large, small, urban, suburban, and rural. 


Services & Initiatives

At Triangle J, our community and economic development work focuses on the regional issues that contribute to a good quality of life. Housing, transportation, land use, workforce development, infrastructure, resilience, and equity are all foundational elements of a strong regional economy. A coordinated economic strategy is essential to ensure sustainable economic prosperity for all communities in the Triangle region.

FY19 Initiatives


We provide these services around the many issues relating to community & economic development. Have a project idea or technical assistance question? Just ask!

  • Data & Mapping
  • Grant Writing & Administration
  • Technical Assistance & Facilitation