COVID-19: PHSD Updates COVID School Protocols

On February 22, Public Health Sudbury and Districts and local school boards issued a joint letter to parents and families of students to share new and updated protocols for COVID-19 screening. Effective February 19, 2021, students and children with any new or worsening symptoms of COVID-19, even those with only one symptom, are required to stay home. A…

Canadian Chamber Submission to Pre-Budget Consultation 2021

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce welcomes the opportunity to participate in Finance Canada’s pre-budget consultation process. The Canadian Chamber is Canada’s largest business association, representing companies of all sizes, across all sectors and regions of the country. This year’s federal budget comes at a critical juncture for the Canadian economy as the countrycontinues to grapple…

Letter to Mayor and City Council RE: Municipal Budget 2021

February 10, 2021 Mayor Brian Bigger and City CouncilCity of Greater SudburyTom Davies SquareP O Box 5000, Station ASudbury, ON P3A 5P3 RE: Greater Sudbury Municipal Budget 2021 Dear Mayor Bigger and City Council, On behalf of the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce I appreciate the opportunity to shareour comments regarding the City of Greater…

Letter to Premier Doug Ford RE: Northern Ontario Business Concerns During the Second Wave of COVID-19

February 02, 2021 The Honourable Doug FordPremier of OntarioRoom 281, Legislative Building, Queen’s ParkToronto, ON M7A 1A1premier@ontario.ca RE: Northern Ontario Business Concerns During the Second Wave of COVID-19 Dear Premier Ford, We are writing to you on behalf of the membership of the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerceto share our concerns and priorities during the…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Mark Selby, Chairman and CEO of Canada Nickel Company for a virtual President’s Series Address

GREATER SUDBURY, February 02, 2021 – The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce will host Mark Selby, Chairman & CEO of Canada Nickel Company, for a virtual President’s Series Address, on Tuesday, February 9, from 12:00-1:00 pm. Mr. Selby will discuss Canada Nickel’s partnership with Glencore in the Timmins area, the future of nickel in an electric…

2021 Ontario Economic Report

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), in partnership with the Ontario Chamber Network, released its fifth annual Ontario Economic Report (OER). The report provides the latest data on Ontario’s economy and business confidence, highlighting the unprecedented year that was 2020 and the unpredictability that lies in the year ahead.  The OER is a data-driven, evidence-based document…