The SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce is committed to the continued economic vitality of the region and supports economic expansion, workforce development activities and advocates for the best possible environment to locate and expand a business.
Grow Minnesota! is a state-wide, private sector-led business retention and expansion program. In partnership with the Minnesota Chamber and other local chambers throughout the state, Grow Minnesota! collects data from businesses each year on topics like workforce, expansion plans and industry trends. Information is used in our public policy agenda and tracking of statewide business trends.
Here is a link to the Grow Minnesota! Annual Report which should be included right under the Grow Minnesota! information on the Business Environment Page.
Meeting Times Vary
The Public Policy Committee is committed to providing education to our members on issues that affect their businesses. This committee also advocates for a healthy business environment and works to influence local and regional policy.
Meeting: 2nd Monday of Each Month
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
The SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce is a member of the Minnesota Chamber Federation. The Federation, in partnership with the Minnesota Chamber and other local Chambers of Commerce throughout Minnesota work each year on state legislation that benefits Minnesota businesses. This approach combines resources and provides a unified voice for business statewide.
The SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce partners with organizations that have common policy and economic development interests.