Economic Development News

Posted Tuesday, November 05, 2019

City of Cambridge has been awarded a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for its Grand Innovations Partnership, a project in the category of Partnerships with Educational Institutions from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The award was presented at a ceremony during the IEDC Annual Conference held in Indiana, USA and recognizes the City’s innovative partnership with Conestoga College.
“We’re thrilled and humbled to be recognized...

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Posted Thursday, October 03, 2019

Manufacturing Day is a North American event to address common misconceptions about the manufacturing sector, by providing the public with an opportunity to make industry connections and learn about the realities of modern day manufacturing careers.
Public bus tours of Cambridge manufacturing facilities are being offered on Friday, October 4 , departing from Moose Winooski’s (Sportsworld Crossing) at 9 a.m.
Take part in tours of Tigercat and Anchor Danly to learn...

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Posted Monday, July 22, 2019

On July 18, 2019, the Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) announced the nominations for the 2019 LMGI Awards.  We are pleased to announce that the City of Cambridge has been nominated for an award in the category of “Outstanding Film Commission/Office”, for exemplary service to the film industry.  Cambridge is the first Canadian office to have received nomination for this prestigious award, and past nominees for this honour include:  Los Angeles,...
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Posted Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The City of Cambridge is pleased to be welcoming the cast and crew from “Rocket Woman” back to film scenes for their upcoming season finale!  "Rocket Woman" tells the fictional story of a totalitarian society that exists in what used to be the United States, and is based on the best-selling novel by Margaret Atwood.  Cast and crew will be filming scenes on both public and private property classes within the Galt core area on Monday, May 6, 2019.  Set...
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Posted Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Yesterday evening, Cambridge Council approved a five year lease and capital facilities agreement with Ontario Parks Association (OPA) to relocate their head office in downtown Cambridge.
The new Ontario Parks Association head office will be relocated at 60 Water Street . This is an ideal location for the OPA, as the heritage property is located on the Grand River along the picturesque Living Levee Trail .  The relocation to the Galt core area will raise the profile...

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