Investing in Armstrong, British Columbia



Region:  Thompson/Okanagan

Regional District:  North Okanagan

Attributes, Accessibility, Attitude. These hallmarks say in three words why you would consider a business investment in the City of Armstrong. The City of Armstrong is geographically, economically and socially centered in the heart of the Spallumcheen Valley. With an excellent transportation corridor, a moderate climate and a strong work force, Armstrong is in an ideal position. Excellent education, health and recreational services add to the attributes that make the City an ideal business investment. Located between the major centers of Salmon Arm and Vernon, the small City of 4800 people offers rural living at its best with major urban centers just a short drive away. It is this small town ambiance that influences the City's attitude towards encouraging a strong business presence. The City recognizes the competitive nature of business and in so doing, has initiated a variety of initiatives to ensure Armstrong businesses stay competitive. Constructing a state of the art liquid waste management system not only assured long-term sewer services, but also allowed us to forge an effective business partnership with our neighboring agricultural industry that irrigate lands with this valuable resource.


Community Size: 5.26 km²

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Armstrong Spallumcheen Telephone Directory is a business for sale in BC.

Armstrong Spallumcheen Telephone Directory

2516 Patterson Avenue, Armstrong, BC
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250 BC-97A is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

250 BC-97A

250 BC-97A, Armstrong, BC, V0E 1B6
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Signage & Wholesale Distribution Business is a business for sale in BC.

Signage & Wholesale Distribution Business

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