What We Do
The AMDC works to create new opportunities for equality and prosperity throughout the City of Aiken by leveraging public sector efforts to attract and incentivize private sector investment in our community, all while stubbornly protecting the charm, character and history that make Aiken such a desirable place to live, work and play.
The AMDC is guided by the goals and objectives of the City of AIken’s adopted Economic Development Master Plan and is charged with implementing its recommendations. To accomplish this, the business and community leaders appointed to the commission strive to make data-based decisions that will result in real world positive impacts.
The Commission shall combine technical assistance, financial assistance, and other incentives to leverage and facilitate development in the City of Aiken. Activities may include, but not be limited to, fostering both public and private investments intended to reduce physical and economic blight, encouraging new business stratups and expansions, increasing the availablilty of well-paying jobs, and providing for a diverse range of housing that meets the needs of current and future residents of the community.
111 Chesterfield St SW
Aiken, SC 29801
Mon-Fri: 8am – 5pm