Developed by Northamptonshire County Council and NEP the strategy sets out how up to 70,000 jobs could be created in the county over the next 15 years.
The strategy also shows how Government can help Northamptonshire achieve its goals.
The plan calls for more devolved funding so that Northamptonshire can have greater control over its growth agenda and target funds to the most important local projects.
The plan was presented to Prime Minister, David Cameron, this week by Leader of the County Council, Cllr Jim Harker.
Cllr Harker said: “We’ve got very clear ideas about what we need to do to create the conditions to bring economic prosperity to the county and this 10-point Plan sets out our ambition working with NEP and the business community.
“These have been very challenging times for the country from a financial point of view but this has inspired us to think of innovative solutions and already we’re starting to see positive signs in the economy.
“What this strategic document does is show Government how we intend to bring prosperity to Northamptonshire.
“However, as good as the ideas are and as ambitious as we are, we still need help from Government and the plan also brings this to the attention of Whitehall.”
Paul Southworth, Chairman of Northamptonshire Enterprise Partnership, said: “This plan illustrates that Northamptonshire has the ambition, ingredients and credentials needed to deliver continued economic growth.
"The county’s progressive approach to stimulating growth and investment as illustrated through the 10-point Plan has powerful potential for the local and national economy.
“We have already created or safeguarded over 1,200 jobs since establishment, and supported over 1,000 businesses. Through understanding the county’s specific needs and requirements, we are able to tailor the approach to suit Northamptonshire business in the most practical way – whether that’s support for innovative high performance technology companies or innovative funding streams for new businesses.”
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