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Investment Attraction Activities Underway In Nipissing

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Investment Attraction Activities Underway In Nipissing

McGuinty Government Assists Regional Development Projects

New industrial and commercial investments are being aggressively pursued in the Nipissing region.

Through the Northern Communities Investment Readiness (NCIR) initiative, the Ontario government is providing a total of $41,000 to initiatives that will help create, attract, and support investment opportunities in the area.  Projects are being undertaken in North Bay, the Township of Nipissing, and the Mattawa-Bonfield area.

Quick Facts

  • To date, more than $977,000 in investment readiness funding has been provided to 106 initiatives across the North.
  • Ontario has previously provided funding to the Mattawa Bonfield Economic Development Corporation, to market and support events such as canoeing competitions, mountain bike races, all-terrain vehicle day trips and other community events and activities.

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“We are proud to invest in efforts by northern communities to grow and diversify.”

Michael Gravelle

Minister of Northern Development and Mines

“By improving our approaches to showcasing our region’s economic strengths, we’re in a much better position to attract investors from all over the globe.”

Monique Smith

Minister of Revenue



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