North Bay Feature

Canadore College president George Burton is championing North Bay’s next wave of growth with an expansion of its Aviation Campus at Jack Garland Airport, new programming, and industry partnerships.
Canadore builds on its aviation legacy with expansion plans, partnershipsGeorge Burton glances around the 17,000 square feet of hangar at Canadore College’s Aviation Campus, stuffed with helicopters and turboprop aircraft, and predicts big things are coming over the horizon in the next five years.Since arriving back at his alma mater to take the job as president of the North Bay college in 2010, Burton has been keen to drive business to the campus at Jack Garland Airport.Having a world-class 87,000-square-foot training facility at his disposal to showcase to industr...


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Moody’s brands North Bay as a top performer
The City of North Bay announced it has maintained its Aa2 credit rating with Moody’s Investors Service, a rating that’s reflective of “prudent fiscal planning and stable operations” as well as North Bay’s diverse economy.A city-issued news release said Moody’s recognizes the municipality’s ability ...
North Bay mining supplier lands Western ventilation ducting contracts
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FedNor supporting Nipissing projects
A trio of economic development projects in the North Bay and Parry Sound regions will benefit from $1.1 million in funding.The largest chunk of money, $1 million, will go help pay for recent upgrades at Memorial Gardens designed to transform the North Bay arena into a modern, multi-use facility ...
Aerospace day in North Bay
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