News & Notices
In an effort to further engage youth and showcase the extensive range of jobs and careers in South Georgian Bay, several community groups have once again partnered to put together the fourth annual South Georgian Bay Youth Career Expo. This year’s event will be held at the Blue Mountain Resort Village Conference Centre on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
Bill 148 introduced by the Provincial Government in 2017 has now been dramatically adjusted with Bill 47. For employers this has created a complicated set of parameters and uncertainty about what still applies and what has changed.
There are so many great festivals and events in historic downtown Collingwood and the spectacular harbourfront. Plan your summer around some of these great events!
Whiskylicious returns to Collingwood with local restaurants taking part in the unique 12-day festival that gives Collingwood’s outstanding chefs the chance to share their sweet and savoury creations, inspired by Collingwood Whisky.
The Tourism Labour Task Force commissioned a study to examine tourism workforce housing issues in South Georgian Bay with a view to defining key issues and identifying ways that the private and public sectors can collaborate across the region on innovative approaches to improve the supply of attainable housing. The report has been released.
Collingwood conducted a survey this spring with about 100 business responding from a representative cross-section of business sectors.
Simcoe County Economic Development just provided an Economic Overview of key indicators for Collingwood. This includes population, jobs, employers, building permits, industries and labour force.
Andrew Siegwart, President of the Blue Mountain Village Foundation, presented the following presentation to Collingwood Council on January 15, 2018 on behalf of the regional Labour Task Force.