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Activities and Projects

Municipal Partnerships

Partners:    

County of Simcoe, Municipalities of Adjala-Tosorontio, Bradford West Gwillimbury, Essa, Innisfil and New Tecumseth 

Goals:    

Developing partnerships with South Simcoe municipalities to provide additional community economic development activities to South Simcoe. 

Status:    

Continue to meet and liaise with local municipal economic development staff and committees to strengthen and identify partnership opportunities such as: 

  • Support activities of the municipal economic development committees and departments
  • Provide information to potential new and existing businesses, such as up-to-date statistical and demographic information
  • Liaise with local commercial real estate to keep up to date regarding commercial listings
  • Identify partnership opportunities (e.g., Business Retention & Expansion and Strategic Planning) to improve efficiencies and reduce duplication
  • Actively participate in activities that promote the South Simcoe area 
  • Work with municipalities on special initiatives such as: growth management studies, visioning exercises, official plan reviews and marketing and branding exercises