Letter to the Premier re: Lack of Health Care Services in Sudbury

March 8, 2022 The Honourable Doug Ford Premier of Ontario Legislative Building, Queen’s Park Toronto, Ontario M7A 1A1 [email protected] RE: Sudbury business concerns regarding local health care services   Dear Premier Ford, We are writing to you on behalf of the membership of the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to share our concerns and priorities…

UPDATE: Health Unit Issues Strong Recommendations for Additional COVID-19 Protective Measures

Today, the Medical Officer of Health issued legally enforceable instructions to businesses and organizations, further rolling back the clock to reinstate work-from-home requirements.  In ADDITION to those measures announced earlier today, the Medical Officer of Health has issued strong recommendations for all workplaces. It is strongly recommended that all workplaces within the Public Health Sudbury & Districts service area…

Sudbury Health Unit Issues Work-From-Home Instructions

Today, the Medical Officer of Health is reinstating work-from-home requirements, revoked by the province on July 15, 2021, issuing strong recommendations for COVID-19 protections to area schools, businesses, and organizations, and enacting stricter measures for the follow up of contacts of cases of COVID-19. Effective 12:01 a.m. Monday, November 29, 2021, the updated Letter of Instructions will…

Local Health Unit Releases Additional, Mandatory Measures

Today, the Public Health Sudbury and Districts released additional, mandatory measures for Greater Sudbury. These time-limited measures come into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, for Greater Sudbury only. The Letter of Instruction issued today will require for Greater Sudbury: Reinstatement of capacity limits and physical distancing requirements at premises that require proof of…

Letter to the Chief of Police re: Members’ Concerns Regarding Safety of Staff, Patrons, and Property

On September 29, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to Chief Paul Pederson sharing our membership’s concerns regarding the safety of staff, patrons, and property. The chamber indicated that some member businesses in downtown and other areas of the community have faced instances of theft at their properties, loitering, indecent exposure, among other acts, that have…

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…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce urges Mayor and Council to defer motion to restructure the Greater Sudbury Development Corporation

GREATER SUDBURY, June 25, 2019 – On Friday, June 21, 2019, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to Mayor Brian Bigger and City Council urging them to defer a vote on the Mayor’s motion to reform the governance of the Greater Sudbury Development Corporation until such time that extensive consultations and public…

Media Advisory: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host all candidates’ event for Mayoral candidates in upcoming municipal election

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host all candidates’ event for Mayoral candidates in upcoming municipal election GREATER SUDBURY, August 8, 2018– In advance of the 2018 municipal election, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce invites you to join them for their mayoral all candidates’ event. The all candidates’ event will take place on Wednesday,…

Expanded Casino for Greater Sudbury

What is the chamber’s position and how did we arrive at it? As the “Voice of Business” the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce advocates for business and community prosperity – an important responsibility that we don’t take lightly. When a major issue arises that could have an impact on the business community, we often create…