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2017-06-20 Economic Development Committee Agenda

Jun 20, 2017 | Committee Agendas

Economic Development Committee Agenda
Council Chambers, 87 Broadway
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 – 7:30 a.m.


1. Call to Order

2. Disclosures of (Direct or Indirect) Pecuniary Interest

3. Agenda
    3.1 Approval of Agenda for June 20, 2017

4. Minutes
    4.1 Minutes of Meeting March 28, 2017

5. Economic Development Activity
    5.1 Economic Development/SBEC Activity Report – March 1 – May 31, 2017
    5.2 Project, Program and Event Updates – Ruth Phillips, Economic Development Manager

6. Visitor Services
    6.1 Summary of Visitor Services Statistics - Marsha Grant
    6.2 Visitor Services Report for March 1 – May 31, 2017


7. Presentations and Delegations
    7.1 Ms. Nancy Tuckett, Director of Economic Development, Planning and Innovation will provide an update upcoming changes to Planning and  Building fees in the Town of Orangeville.
    7.2 Ms. Jennifer Gohn, Human Resource Manager for the Town of Orangeville will present a brief update on proposed Employment Standards Legislation and new WSIB Regulations.

8. Dufferin Board of Trade Update

9. Update from EDC Members representing local business associations - Greater Dufferin Homebuilders’ Association, Orangeville & District Real Estate Board, Orangeville BIA, Post-Secondary Representative, and Manufacturing Representative

10. Other Business

11. Next Meeting Tuesday, September 19, 2017

12. Adjournment