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Communities on the Move

Northern Ontario Business Leaders

 

These stories about the communities in Northern Ontario who are expanding or reviving their local economies are made possible through the support of Best Western Crossroads as part of our Northern Ontario Business Leaders Program.

Communities on the Move: Diverse portfolio has kept First Nation growing for five decades

Communities on the Move: Diverse portfolio has kept First Nation growing for five decades

Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory touts progressive agenda in ongoing success
Communities on the Move: Come for the housing, stay for the hospitality

Communities on the Move: Come for the housing, stay for the hospitality

Markstay-Warren partnering with Habitat for Humanity on innovative affordable housing development
Communities on the Move: Manitoulin town cashing in on tourism upswing

Communities on the Move: Manitoulin town cashing in on tourism upswing

Influx of seasonal residents, visitors helping grow Town of Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands
Communities on the Move: Canadore College has a solution for North Bay's housing shortage

Communities on the Move: Canadore College has a solution for North Bay's housing shortage

School refurbishing shuttered campus townhouses and looks to redevelop former health unit building into accommodations
Communities on the Move: Nipissing First Nation touts benefits of partnerships

Communities on the Move: Nipissing First Nation touts benefits of partnerships

As the First Nation strives to diversify its source revenue, Chief Scott McLeod says forging partnerships will only help in that endeavour
Communities on the Move: Success sprouting in North Bay grow pods

Communities on the Move: Success sprouting in North Bay grow pods

Canadore College's applied research project seeking food sovereignty solutions for remote communities
Communities on the Move: Data-informed decision-making on the docket in North Bay

Communities on the Move: Data-informed decision-making on the docket in North Bay

Online hub Explore North Bay puts all GIS data in one easy-to-access place
Communities on the Move: Putting power in the hands of the people

Communities on the Move: Putting power in the hands of the people

Cochrane's hybrid boards geared to more public engagement, better decision-making on recreation, economic development projects
Communities on the Move: Home sweet tiny home

Communities on the Move: Home sweet tiny home

Collège Boréal and City of Greater Sudbury partnering on comprehensive study assessing tiny home viability
Communities on the Move: Renewable natural gas powering Ontario’s communities

Communities on the Move: Renewable natural gas powering Ontario’s communities

Panel examines benefits and challenges in producing, using biogas