Success for local businesses is directly related to having qualified, reliable employees. Many local employers struggle to find, hire and retain employees due to the difficulty in finding housing. Furthermore, many employees leave the County because it is too difficult to make ends meet.
The Town of Silverthorne has created the Workforce Housing Business Assistance Program to promote the creation of new long-term affordable housing inventory. The Workforce Housing Business Assistance Program provides incentives to businesses to help fund the addition of employee units to the local affordable housing stock.