Community & Economic Development Advisory Committee


The purpose of the Community and Economic Development Advisory Committee is to:

  1.  act as an advisor to Council on community and economic development questions, challenges and/or issues that may arise;
  2. provide expertise and knowledge on North Grenville community and economic development issues to Council, such as questions, challenges and/or opportunities; and
  3. improve the economic and social well-being of the residents of North Grenville by fostering an environment suitable for creating and retaining jobs and by supporting community cohesion and engagement.

The Committee shall:

  1. be focused on actions that guide and promote the community and economic growth of the Municipality of North Grenville;
  2. provide expertise as they are able and communicate and/or meet with subject matter experts, to arrive at recommendation(s) for Council regarding, but not limited to:
    • the development and implementation of the economic development strategy
    • the creation of economic development promotional materials
    • exploring opportunities for strengthening the commercial tax base
    • creating and implementing business retention and expansion programs;
  3. advise Council on the best use of available resources;
  4. research and present to Council, questions, challenges and/or issues that pertain to community and economic development in North Grenville;
  5. offer advice and feedback to Council on community and economic development programs and project budgets;
  6. research and review of community and economic development suggestions and proposals, in support of staff;
  7. deliver advice to Council on Municipal plans of the Municipality; and
  8. deal with matters of interest to North Grenville and within the area of community and economic development.

The Committee shall have regard to the shared priorities of the Community Strategic Plan, Committee Handbook, and Procedural By-Law.

For more information please contact the Deputy Clerk at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613.258.9569 Ext 171.

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Municipal Office
285 County Road #44,
PO Box 130
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0

Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

General Inquiries

Arena Staff (business hours)
613-258-9569 ext 141 or 175

Arena Staff (evenings/weekends)
613-316-2451 or 613-316-5010

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