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Ontario East Economic Development Commission "Economic Development Officer of the Year" Announced at the Ontario East Municipal Conference

MEDIA RELEASE - For Immediate Release, October 20, 2021

[EASTERN ONTARIO] The Ontario East Economic Development Commission (Ontario East)...

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Ontario Helps Industrial Sites Become “Investment Ready” Sooner

October 15, 2021 News Release, Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade

TORONTO – Today, the Ontario government launches a...

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Katie Nolan to Succeed Heather Lawless as Executive Director at Grenville CFDC

News Release, October 15, 2021, Prescott, Ontario

The Grenville CFDC Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Katie Nolan has been...

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Somewhere Inn, Calabogie

By Andrea Yu, Toronto Life, Photography by Niamh Barry, September 8, 2021

Before the pandemic hit, Joel Greaves dreamed of quitting his job...

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Ford to open 531,000-square-foot distribution centre in Casselman

Published September 17, 2021 by David Sali, Ottawa Business Journal

Ford Canada will be the anchor tenant in a new 1.1-million-square-foot...

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Ride the River Route Starting August 30th, 2021!

Media Release, August 24, 2021

PRESCOTT, ON - Four South Grenville Municipalities, including Augusta Township, City of Brockville, Town of...

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Province Invests in Local Businesses to Boost Economic Growth in Cornwall-Area

News Release, August 5, 2021, Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade

IROQUOIS – The Ontario government is supporting an...

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Powerful New Online Data Tool Promotes Eastern Ontario to Investors

KINGSTON (ON) - Finding the best location for your business in eastern Ontario is now much easier to do, thanks to the Ontario East Economic...

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Government of Canada launches Jobs and Growth Fund to create jobs and foster economic activity in Canada’s communities

The Jobs and Growth Fund (JGF) provides assistance to help create jobs and position local economies for long-term growth. Valued at $700 million...

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Federal government launches Tourism Relief Fund to help tourism businesses and organizations recover and grow

News Release, July 20, 2021

In March 2020, tourism came to a screeching halt as public safety measures kept most Canadians home and...

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