Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 08:00 AM
In the interest of further contributing to the economic growth and development of Orillia and Simcoe County, Lakehead University President & Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Brian Stevenson, today announced the establishment of the President’s Advisory Council on Economic Development for Simcoe County, or PACED Simcoe. This new council is comprised of regional industry and business leaders.
“PACED’s purpose is to advise me on how Lakehead University can fulfil an even more integral role in the economic...
Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 07:30 AM
Orillia Packet and Times
From the newest employee to the chief executive officer, CCI Thermal Technologies Inc. is helping the less fortunate by donating funds to the The Sharing Place food bank of Orillia.
CCI Thermal Technologies, one of Orillia’s largest employers with 169 employees, chose The Sharing Place as its primary charity in 2005. Since then, the company has donated $149,075.
“They are a wonderful corporate sponsor. We are very, very grateful,” said Christine Hager, executive director...
Posted on Thursday, February 13, 2014 09:45 AM
Apartments and condominiums in the City of Orillia have successfully gone green.
On Sept. 1, 2013, all 48 apartments and condominiums on the City’s garbage bin service were required to offer green bin collection to their tenants if they wanted to maintain City garbage collection. At the beginning of the apartment program, the setout rate of green bins was approximately 45 per cent based on setout data provided by Mid Ontario Disposal. This rate has since increased to 60 per cent.
As of Jan. 1,...
Posted on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 09:30 AM
A Special Meeting of Council regarding the Tribal Partners Business Case for 174 West Street will be held on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the Orillia City Centre. Please note that there will be approximately 300 seats available for this meeting. This meeting will be broadcast via Rogers TV.For further information please contact:The Office of the City Clerk3rd Floor, City Centre50 Andrew St. S. email@example.com
Posted on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 06:45 AM
The City of Orillia in partnership with community partners is hosting this BUSINESS 2 BUSINESS networking event is being organized for area farmers, producers, food processors, chefs, restaurateurs, buyers, and food retailers.Learn how to source and sell local products, while enjoying a locally sourced gourmet meal.Browse the producer trade show and enjoy presentations from local industry leaders.When: Monday March 3, 2014 5 - 9 PMWhere: Hermitage Room, Best Western Mariposa Inn, 400 Memorial...