Posted on Monday, January 30, 2023 11:11 AM
The County of Brant is pleased to announce it will host the Ontario Small Urban Municipalities Conference (OSUM) from April 26 - 28, 2023.
“The OSUM Conference will welcome close to 250 municipal leaders from across Ontario to examine and address today’s important issues facing small urban municipalities,” said Mayor David Bailey. “Hosting the event, here in Brant, is a wonderful opportunity to showcase the County, network with other small urban municipalities and learn from each other.”
Posted on Thursday, December 08, 2022 04:53 PM
The County of Brant received $99,250 to enhance outdoor recreation amenities. This is part of the Government of Canada’s Tourism Relief Fund, delivered by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario). The Regional Tourism Organization received $5 million from FedDev Ontario to help local tourism organizations and businesses safely welcome back visitors, recover from the impacts of the pandemic and prepare for future growth.
The funding will be used to enhance...
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2022 03:25 PM
The County of Brant co-hosted the 14th Municipal Agriculture Economic Development and Planning Forum on November 2 and 3 2022.
“The forum was very popular this year with close to 100 registrants, a variety of guest speakers and a bus tour of farms in the County,” said Alison Newton, General Manager of Strategic Initiatives. “The event was an opportunity to highlight to the rest of Ontario what Brant is doing to support the agriculture sector. Agriculture is the foundation of the local economy...
Posted on Friday, October 21, 2022 12:45 PM
Happy fall to all!
Here at the County of Brant, we are thrilled to enter a new season. Fall is a busy time for many with back to school, the start of fall activities, drop-in programs and sports, and this year, a Municipal and School Board election!
Posted on Monday, September 26, 2022 01:57 PM
The County of Brant is thrilled to co-host the 14th annual Agri-Food Forum on November 2 and 3, 2022.
“This year’s theme is 'Tradition, Innovation and Regeneration',” said Russell Press, Director of Economic Development and Tourism. “At the forum, we will explore County of Brant farms and agricultural businesses that embrace technology, new crops, entrepreneurship and environmental stewardship. This is a great opportunity to learn, network and share experiences.”
The forum will share best...