Economic Development - Building a Future
Working to increase economic growth of a community by strengthening existing businesses and attracting new ones is an essential function of local government. Metro Government works to create, diversify, and enhance job growth, as well as promote business development and stability by focusing and coordinating government resources. Below, you will find performance information for those departments that promote Nashville and Davidson County's economic development.
|Number of permits granted
|Total number of building inspections
|Number of construction/land use permits issued
|Percentage of Middle Tennessee job- seekers receiving skill enhancement products who acquire a job and stay in the workforce for at least six months
|Number of Zone Change Applications that are "Smart Growth"* related.
*Applications labeled "Smart Growth Projects" were first tracked in 2012.
For more information on Metro's Performance, please contact Dustin Owens at 615-880-2117 or contact the department directly.