Major Projects Task Force – October Meeting

The October 26th meeting of the Major Projects Task Force included a presentation from Paulette Gagnon, Director of Development, and Stéphane Gauthier, Chair of the Board, Place des Arts. Paulette and Stéphane provided the task force an update on Place des Arts, a proposal which includes a five-storey 60,000 square feet building divided into various…

Labour Legislation is Changing – Have your Say!

Ontario’s Labour and Employment Laws are Changing.  How Will it Impact You? The Ontario Ministry of Labour is currently undertaking a review of the Labour Relations Act and the Employment Standards Act. In July 2016, the Government of Ontario released an Interim Report called the Changing Workplaces Review.  This Interim Review will be examining key…

Media Release – Chamber Passes Ring of Fire Policy Resolution at CCC AGM 2016

September 22, 2016  A Win for the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce At the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s (CCC) Annual General Meeting and Convention, held Sept. 17 to 19 in Regina, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce submitted a resolution, entitled “Make the Ring of Fire a Priority of National Significance.”  This resolution recommends that…

Media Release: Supporting a Thriving Health Science Sector in Greater Sudbury

Greater Sudbury Requires a Dedicated Innovation Strategy to Support, Retain and Grow Our Health Science Sector: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce Greater Sudbury, August 16th, 2016: At a time when the province is trying to address the major challenge of fiscal sustainability, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce is suggesting a different approach to fixing…

Chamber calls on government to expand broadband infrastructure in rural Ontario

Greater Sudbury, JULY 25, 2016: The chamber network is calling on Premier Kathleen Wynne to commit dedicated provincial infrastructure funds to developing and expanding broadband internet access in remote and rural areas of the province. With record investments being made by government in transit and transportation infrastructure, the chamber network is calling upon the provincial…