Economic Development

Posted On Tuesday, December 18, 2018

MRC_media dec 2018 MEDIA RELEASE December 18, 2018   Town Refreshes MRC Talks with Province Open Dialogue Key to Strengthening Relationship and Meeting Goals   Gravenhurst, ON - The Town of Gravenhurst is looking ahead to the new year optimistically and is hopeful that under the new Provincial Government there is a renewed opportunity to resume Muskoka Regional Centre (MRC) redevelopment discussions, ultimately attracting a suitable developer to the property.   ...
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Posted On Wednesday, November 14, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE November 14, 2018   Economic Development Reaching Out to Local Business for Their Input Annual Business Survey   Helps Develop and Evaluate Business Partnerships   Gravenhurst, ON – The Town of Gravenhurst’s Economic Development Team are opening up the lines of communication with the 4th Annual Business Survey .  Information and data received through these annual surveys with business owners is one of the ways...
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Posted On Thursday, October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018
Gravenhurst Workforce Program Helps New Employees Settle In
Initiative Connects New Employees with Local Housing and Helpful Resources
Gravenhurst, ON - Finding and keeping employees continues to be a big challenge for businesses in Gravenhurst and throughout the province. To assist local businesses, the Town of Gravenhurst is creating a set of employee support programs. In January, the Economic Development Team rolled out a set of supports...

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Posted On Wednesday, October 03, 2018

NEWS RELEASE
October 3, 2018
 
Town Receives International Excellence in Economic Development Award
 
ATLANTA, GA – The Town of Gravenhurst has received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for its Community Ambassador Program , a project in the category of Video/Multimedia Promotion from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).  The honour was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, October...

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Posted On Thursday, September 27, 2018

Dura-Line Celebrates the Gravenhurst Plant Facility Upgrades
GRAVENHURST, ON. – Dura-Line celebrated their investment in their Gravenhurst manufacturing plant. The recent technology upgrades expanded the range of products proudly made in Canada. Key customers were invited to an open house event that included a behind-the-scenes tour of the facility and product demonstrations.
“There’s a lot of growth happening in this plant and it’s attracting...

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