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Rock Climbing Facility Opening in Sudbury

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Rock Climbing Facility Opening in Sudbury

Ontario Government Strengthening Economy, Creating Jobs

The Ontario government's support for a rock climbing and fitness gym in Sudbury is boosting the local economy and creating jobs.

With support from the province's Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation, ARC Climbing is establishing a unique indoor rock climbing and yoga studio in Sudbury.  The project is creating 16 jobs.

Supporting small businesses is part of the government's economic plan that is creating jobs for today and tomorrow. The comprehensive plan and its six priorities focus on Ontario's greatest strengths - its people and strategic partnerships.

Quick Facts

  • Ontario is providing $125,000 to this project through the NOHFC.
  • Since 2003, the NOHFC has invested $136 million in 794 projects in Sudbury, creating or sustaining more than 2,400 jobs.

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“Our investment is helping to establish a unique fitness experience in Greater Sudbury. I am very pleased that the NOHFC could support these entrepreneurs as they launch their business, create jobs and contribute to the prosperity of our region.”

Rick Bartolucci

MPP for Sudbury

“Our government is pleased to help grow small businesses across Northern Ontario. We recognize that private sector expansion is a significant job creator and vital to the growth of our economy.”

Michael Gravelle

Minister of Northern Development and Mines and Chair of the NOHFC

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