Next phase of Kenora's downtown revitalizationKenora's downtown revitalization
efforts are shifting into third gear.
With two rounds of construction under
its belt, Kenora's version of the Big Dig will be moving off its
scenic waterfront and is heading uptown.Beginning in 2008, Kenora spent $25
million for its two-phase Big Spruce project that first dug up and
improved Main Street before fixing up the harbourfront with better
pedestrian access, a concert and festival venue, and new marina
docks.Now Second Street, a major artery
The City of Dryden has appointed John Cummings as its interim chief administrative officer
(CAO) while it searches for his permanent replacement. Cummings was hired on as
the city’s treasurer last fall.“Mr. Cummings’
leadership and strong financial background will bring continued stability to
Economic development officer Jennifer Findlay has to show a visitor Kenora’s latest addition to its tourism portfolio, the Tall Pines Marina.A secluded and sheltered spot on one of Lake of the Woods’ many bays is helping to build the community’s branding profile as a premier resort town.A Winnipeg ...
Vicki Blanchard, Sioux Lookout’s economic development manager, is an admitted “map freak.”When she started at her new position in early March with marching orders to make this town of 5,500 “investment ready” for development, Blanchard referred to her love of cartography to begin strategizing.The t...
Mine development in the Ring of Fire could make or break Pickle Lake.When Queen’s Park finally decides on how best to spend its $1 billion of infrastructure money to open up the Far North, Mayor Roy Hoffman hopes his community of 400 will still be in the picture to reap some of the spinoff benefits...