Chamber supports moratorium on multi-dwelling development charges

The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce wrote a letter advocating in support of Councilor Pauline Fortin’s motion on development charge fees. The motion was carried last night, which is great news for our city’s housing supply crisis. The motion is as follows: “Request for Development Charge Fee Moratorium for Multi-Unit Dwellings As presented by Councillor…

Sudbury Chamber hosts Mayor Lefebvre

The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce hosted Mayor Paul Lefebvre for his second annual State of the City Address at the Caruso Club on May 2nd. The Mayor spoke about the development and progress being made throughout the city, including with some major projects like the upcoming arena project. The mayor was introduced by title…

Sudbury Chamber goes two-for-two

The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce presented two policy resolutions at the Ontario Chamber of Commerce AGM at the end of April. The resolutions dealt with increasing access and affordability in Ontario’s childcare sector and the second dealt with card-based certification. Both resolutions passed with a 100% and an 87% approval rating, respectively. We thank…

New build Sudbury arena the best choice

The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce is pleased to see the city council vote unanimously in favour of a new build arena, as opposed to a renovation or just maintaining the old arena. We wrote a letter a few weeks ago outlining our position on it, which you can read here: