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What We Do

The Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development (DEWD) provides business and workforce services that:

  • attract, retain and expand businesses
  • create high-quality jobs
  • expand Baltimore County's economic base

DEWD is focused on maximizing Baltimore County's rich diversity of people and talent to stay at the leading edge of today's hyper-competitive economic development environment. DEWD's mission of business attraction and expansion is accomplished through our main business lines, including:

Core Services For Businesses

  • Confidential location searches
  • Assistance with Enterprise Zone Tax Credits and other state/local incentives
  • Business counseling and planning
  • Public and private financing packages
  • Youth services
  • Data and GIS Map support
  • Permitting assistance
  • Talent recruitment and training
  • Marketing and promoting Baltimore County as a regional and global premier business location
  • Business seminars events

If you're looking to start, relocate or expand in Baltimore County, we're your resource. DEWD staff will help you navigate the process for businesses by providing economic and industry data, site location assistance, and state and local incentive information. Additionally, DEWD provides workforce training, business development assistance, and other resources to help your business.

Revised December 20, 2016         


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