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THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF STRATFORD CITY HALL, 1 WELLINGTON STREET, P.O. BOX 818 STRATFORD ON N5A 6W1 Tel: 519-271-0250 ext. 329 www.stratford.ca FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2020 City of Stratford Announces COVID-19 Economic Support and Recovery Task Force Stratford – The City of Stratford is working with the business community to spearhead […]

A Message from Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettipiece

March 25th, 2020 UNSURE ABOUT WHETHER TO CLOSE YOUR BUSINESS DUE TO COVID-19? Dear Friends, Many of you have contacted me regarding the provincial government’s decision to close all non-essential businesses as of today. This was a difficult but necessary decision. I know that many of you have already faced tough decisions of your own […]

Federal Resources & Employment Insurance

BDC loan program to help small business during the COVID-19 outbreak: https://www.bdc.ca/en/pages/special-support.aspx?special-initiative=covid19 Coping with COVID-19 for business – Free webinar session on March 25th: https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/entrepreneur-toolkit/webinars/pages/how-cope-impacts-covid-19-on-your-business.aspx Banks concerning mortgage payments and other credit instruments: https://cba.ca/canada-six-biggest-banks-take-decisive-action-to-help-customers-impacted-by-covid-19?l=en-us Employment Insurance Due to Layoff Example: Vettorel laid off nearly all of his staff over the weekend in the wake of […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Business Confidence Improves but More Remains to be Done: 2019 Ontario Economic Outlook

(Toronto – February 19, 2019) – Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released its third annual Ontario Economic Report (OER), offering a unique perspective on the experience of businesses of all sizes across the province. Through the Business Confidence Survey, the Business Prosperity Index, and the Economic Outlook, this report presents a candid look […]