Economic Development

Posted On Friday, April 09, 2021

Started by 4 like-minded women, this new Market will run on Sundays from May to October at the Muskoka Drive-In from 9 am to 3 pm.    The Market is currently receiving applications from vendors looking to sell their wares. With a goal of 30 vendors, the Market promises to have a variety of food and baked goods, cheese, fish, flowers and crafts to round out the experience.     In speaking with Linda Reisman, one of the organizers, she highlighted......
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Posted On Friday, April 09, 2021

Spring to support_web Gravenhurst, ON – The Town of Gravenhurst is calling on residents to Spring into Support for our business community.  While considering your next purchase during this Stay at Home Order, we encourage you to support local! Over the last year, local businesses have done a tremendous job in shifting how their services are delivered during provincial restrictions. As we begin another province wide shutdown and Stay at Home Order for the month of April, it is important...
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Posted On Thursday, January 14, 2021

Businesses and property owners can now submit their application for the 2021 intake of the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).  
The program assists building and business owners within the downtown core through a number of grant programs, and helps with the costs of improving the look and viability of the community. The program has contributed over $484,584 in grants and leveraged almost $5.8 million dollars in local investment.
“We continue to see a need...

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Posted On Wednesday, January 06, 2021

Cover New guide aims to increase restaurant recognition for both locals and visitors
 
Gravenhurst, ON – Hoping to answer the perennial question, “Where should we go for Dinner” the Town of Gravenhurst has produced the Tastes of Gravenhurst guide to help gives residents and visitors a great overview of the restaurants and food services available in this town.  In addition to a comprehensive listing of restaurants, the Guide also includes...

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Posted On Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Input Helps Shape Economic Development Programs  
Gravenhurst, ON – The Economic Development Team are reaching out this month and into January to gather feedback from the business community through their Annual Business Survey . Information received through this program assists in identifying key priorities and creates supports for businesses that can foster recovery and future growth in the community.
“With COVID-19, we need to gain an even greater...

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