Bruce County’s Planning and Development Committee adopted the “Find Yourself in Bruce County” Economic Development Strategic Plan in 2016. Kelley Coulter, CAO of Bruce County says, “[the strategy] builds on our strengths and provides a realistic pathway for sustainable economic growth.”
Bruce County Warden Mitch Twolan notes that “a tremendous amount of time and thought went into the development of the five-year strategy to ignite the local economy and create a positive impact on future years. We look forward to the opportunities that will stem from the collaboration with our local municipalities, leaders, and stakeholders.”
The Bruce County Economic Development Annual Report measures the performance of programs, the value they have on our communities, how well we are supporting local business growth.
In 2019, the Economic Development team worked on conducting over 500 surveys of our visitors, as well as 170 local tourism-related businesses to develop the Economic Impact of Tourism Report.
In 2018, the Economic Development team worked on conducting over 500 surveys of our visitors, as well as 170 local tourism-related businesses to develop the Economic Impact of Tourism Report.
In 2018, Bruce County joined Grey and Simcoe Counties in a Business Retention & Expansion study within the Food and Agriculture industry.
How Bruce County Economic Development working for you: current and future residents, business owners, and entrepreneurs!
The County’s long-term economic success depends on the strength of businesses in their efforts to attract, retain, and build skills in order to stay open, expand, and hand over to the next generation. This Strategy will guide the collective set the stage for a solid future.
|2018 Annual Report.pdf||2.14 MB|
|2018 Economic Impact of Tourism Report||3.49 MB|
|2018 SimcoeGreyBruce Business Retention & Expansion Agriculture Report||961.37 KB|
|RTO7 Signage - Bruce County.pdf||3.27 MB|
|RTO7 Signage - Bruce Grey Simcoe.pdf||7.43 MB|
|Workforce Development & Attraction Strategy 2021-2025||2.32 MB|