Explore the responsibilities and function of the Economic Development Department.
Anderson Advanced Manufacturing Program (AAMP) program is a work readiness program that is bringing together local commercial and manufacturing businesses, economic development leaders and the local education system. Purdue Polytechnic in Anderson worked with the city in creating the 160-hour curriculum with coordination from partners NTN, NTK, Red Gold and Sirmax.
Looking for a job? The City of Anderson has new and existing companies looking to hire motivated and qualified individuals. This site is designed to connect Anderson residents with companies, staffing agencies, and WorkOne to help residents in their job search.
We LOVE our Downtown and want you to love it as well, if not more! We believe thriving cities have thriving town centers and believe it is in everyone's best interest to invest in the development of our arts, cultural activities, fine dining, and the growing retail market in our Central Business District. As hundreds of companies across the United States are moving to and investing in walkable downtown locations, we want you to join this movement and be part of the Smart Growth in Anderson!
Learn about the Brownfield Redevelopment Program.
Downtown Anderson is an epicenter for activity as groups and organizations of all shapes and sizes come together to celebrate our quality of life! Downtown Revitalization is one of the key components to Economic Development, and we aim to aid in the development of all programs an initiatives that help build this atmosphere. From our Christmas and Independence Day Parades to our outdoor summer concert series, Food Truckin' Thursdays, and community bazars, we are here to bring people downtown and rejuvenate the spirit of Anderson!