Posted on Tuesday, September 05, 2023 11:47 AM
The County of Brant is continually reevaluating tactics to best support the local business community. Beginning Tuesday, September 5, 2023, we will be seeking community feedback on a refreshed Economic Development Strategy, Advancing Brant’s Future, to further strengthen and diversify the local economy.
“The world has changed dramatically over the past few years and the business environment is significantly different,” said Zach Gable, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “As such, the...
Posted on Friday, September 01, 2023 10:08 AM
Beginning Friday, September 1, 2023, the County of Brant will be asking for community feedback on the County’s public transportation program, Brant Transit. The County is looking to better understand how satisfied users are and how the service can be improved.
"Asking for community feedback about our public transportation program is not just about hearing the opinions of County residents and Brant Transit users but is also about continuing to encourage participation and open dialogue on issues...
Posted on Tuesday, August 08, 2023 09:48 AM
The County of Brant is looking for feedback from community members and professionals to help shape the future of Arts, Culture and Heritage in Brant. Several initiatives have been planned to reach those throughout our communities.
“We are excited to be launching the engagement portion of the Arts, Culture and Heritage Strategy,” said Zach Gable, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “Community feedback is imperative to the success of the strategy, and we hope that through a number of...
Posted on Monday, July 17, 2023 11:00 AM
The County of Brant is pleased to announce registration for the 2023 Salute to Brant Business event is now open. This year’s event will take place on Thursday, September 21 at the TF Warren Group Cainsville Community Centre.
“We are very excited to host this year’s event at the new TF Warren Group Cainsville Community Centre,” said Zach Gable, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “Join us as we celebrate our County of Brant Businesses and honour our Salute to Brant 2023 Award winners.”
Posted on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 10:02 AM
The County of Brant continues to support local businesses with the Digital Main Street Digital Transformation Grant program. With an investment from Ontario’s Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, and administered by the Ontario BIA Association, in partnership with the Toronto Association of BIAs, the program provides up to $2,500 to qualifying brick-and-mortar small businesses to help cover the cost of adopting digital tools and technologies.
“We are proud to support our...
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 11:02 AM
The County of Brant Salute to Brant Business event honours local businesses who are leading the way in their industries. Nominations are now open and will close on June 26, 2023.
“Take a moment to nominate an outstanding County of Brant business,” said Zach Gable, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “This year, we have four (4) categories including Agriculture, High Growth and Innovation, Good Times in Brant and the Sustainability Award.”
More information about the Award Categories...
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 01:40 PM
The County of Brant is pleased to announce that the Ontario Small Urban Municipalities Conference hosted from April 26 - 28, 2023 was a great success.
“The Ontario Small Urban Municipalities Conference welcomed over 170 municipal leaders from across Ontario to examine and address today’s important issues facing small urban municipalities,” said Mayor David Bailey.
Ontario Small Urban Municipalities represent the official voice on small urban issues for the Province of Ontario and is an integral...
Posted on Tuesday, April 04, 2023 11:38 AM
The 2023 County of Brant Spring Newsletter is here! Open the 2023 Spring Newsletter (PDF)
Learn about all the great things happening in the County of Brant including:
- Special events
- The New Strategic Plan
- Garbage and recycling
- Recreational programs and activities
- Flooding and emergency preparedness
- Open air burning
- Bylaws and fireworks
We want to connect and engage with you on things that matter and we would love your feedback on how we communicate! There are 3 ways to submit your...
Posted on Wednesday, February 01, 2023 09:33 AM
The County of Brant is seeking public input to update the four (4) year Strategic Plan.
“With the new Council elected and ready to work, we are looking forward to setting priorities for the next four years,” said Mayor David Bailey. “We need you. Join us for an in-person or virtual meeting, fill out the survey and share your hopes, vision, and priorities for Our Future Brant.”
Discussion themes include:
- Green practices
- Arts, culture and heritage
- Sustainable and managed growth
- Economic resilience
Posted on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 11:08 AM
Tis’ the Season for filming in Brant! The County of Brant was thrilled to be chosen as the filming location for a heartwarming Christmas movie set to be released later this year.
“Known for its’ charming small-town communities, natural beauty, and historic enchantment, the County is a desirable location for filming,” said Russell Press, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “Since the launch of the Filming and Digital Media Strategy, filming in the County of Brant has been robust. In...