Hollinger open pit project goes forwardPorcupine Gold Mines (PGM) has received
its final environmental approval from the province, paving the way
for work to start on its Hollinger open pit mine.The environmental compliance approval
(ECA) focused on noise, vibration and dust associated with the
project, and was awarded by the Ministry of the Environment in early
Located adjacent to Timmins’ downtown
core, the Hollinger site involves the repurposing of an historic
underground mine, which operated for close to 60 ye...
The new head of the board of directors for the Timmins Chamber of Commerce is a key player in the forestry industry.Al Thorne, who was elected president for the 2014-2015 year,
is the chief forester for Tembec in Ontario.“The expertise and experience of this year’s board of directors
With the finalization of its updated tourism plan this spring, Timmins has made it clear it’s taking an active approach to tourism. Tourism Timmins wants to attract more visitors, and it’s narrowed its focus to meetings and conventions, sports tourism, festivals and events, and outdoor attractions....
For small-business owners who are ready to move their venture out of their home and evolve to the next step, a new office space in Timmins offers a low-maintenance option.Last fall, local business owner Dan Ayotte renovated 97 Pine Street into five office spaces catering to the small-business crowd...
Smooth Rock Falls
is working on a strategic plan to encourage economic development in the
community.FedNor is helping
to fund the plan with a $58,843 investment.The plan will help
Smooth Rock Falls “identify and prioritize viable economic opportunities to
diversify, create jobs and stimulate i...