Economic Development

Posted On Friday, March 27, 2020

(March 27, 2020)
Business Impact Assessment and Support Concierge Service Now Available
Gravenhurst, ON – The Economic Development team and the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce are working together to seek feedback from our businesses about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, it is important that we understand the economic impacts and challenges faced by our business community. We are requesting...


Posted On Thursday, March 19, 2020

We know that Covid 19 is impacting business owners and members of our community.. so while you socially distance, do your part and stay up to date with important information that impacts your business.   This edition of the Business Bulletin has information about government programs and services to help business owners deal with the impacts of this difficult time.   Sign up to get the next edition at

Posted On Saturday, March 14, 2020

Lake Effect  2020 Promo Picture This weekend on Lake Effect, the Town of Gravenhurst broadcast/podcast:
Jeff Loney - Customer Experience Program
Megan Davidson - 3D Printer Programming   ***Note: (March Break Programming has now been cancelled)


Posted On Friday, March 06, 2020

customer experience_icon NEWS RELEASE March 6, 2020   New Program to Help Gravenhurst Businesses Improve Customer Experiences
  Gravenhurst, ON – Have you ever entered a business and been immediately impressed? Has it ever been the opposite experience? The new Gravenhurst Customer Experience Program aims to assist businesses with evaluating their current customer experience and provide tools and resources to help them make small or big  changes to increase...


Posted On Monday, March 02, 2020

2019 Reports NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
March 2, 2020
Annual Surveys Highlight Business and Visitor Insights
Gravenhurst, ON - The Town of Gravenhurst has released its Annual Business Review and the Gravenhurst Visitor Experience Reports .
The Annual Business Review allows the municipality to engage the business community by obtaining feedback on successes and challenges.  The outreach program also allows the economic development team...