is dropping $511,000 on two initiatives in the Thunder Bay area.
rural municipality of Oliver Paipoonge received $360,000 to expand
its Rubin Business Park. The money will cover the costs of
engineering, servicing costs and to build a road to access 10 new
commercial lots. A marketing study will help attract new tenants.
City of Thunder Bay is receiving $151,000 to carry out a marketing
strategy to drive international web traffic to the Northwestern Ontario Immigration Portal.
regional project, launched in 2010, that showcases 32 communities to
attract global talent and entrepreneurial investment.