New Student Initiative

The chamber is actively involved in a new student initiative that will provide an opportunity to work together and promote your business amongst students in our community. This is a partnership with the three post-secondary institutions. They are developing an incentive program featuring local businesses with the aim to increase student engagement and overall city…

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THE RULES AROUND WASTE DIVERSION ARE CHANGING. WHAT BUSINESS NEEDS TO KNOW.

What is the Waste Reduction Act? The Waste Reduction Act is a proposed framework for the Province of Ontario’s plan to increase waste diversion and to re-vamp the current waste diversion system, which is broadly seen as ineffective and inefficient. The corresponding Waste Reduction Strategy is a blueprint for consultation, implementation, and next steps for…

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Invite only infrastructure round-table held

Recently, your chamber was asked to host a Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) round-table on infrastructure. Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the CCC met with a hand picked group of fifteen people representing companies that are either directly influenced by infrastructure planning and maintenance or who operate as contractors in the development of infrastructure projects. The purpose of the…

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