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From Our Members Blog

FCC AGM & TWO DEBATES

The Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) Board of Directors (BOD) met yesterday and finalized arrangements for two very important events. On WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, the FCC will convene its Annual General Meeting (AGM). The AGM will be held at the Harry Howell Arena at Clappison’s Corners starting at 7:30 p.m. The usual matters will be […]

TRANSIT TOWN HALL

At the invitation of Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale MPP Ted McMeekin – the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing in the Premier Kathleen Wynne Cabinet at Queen’s Park – Executive Director Arend Kersten represented the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) at a ‘Transit Town Hall’ meeting at the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) earlier this week. Ontario Transportation Minister […]

FIVE GUIDING PRINCIPLES – FEDERAL PRIORITIES FOR THE ONTARIO ECONOMY

Five guiding principles that should inform the next federal government’s economic strategy for Ontario The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has released its federal election platform, In Focus: Federal Priorities for the Ontario Economy. The platform outlines the key policy pledges that the OCC believes each federal party should commit to in order to improve […]

GET READY FOR CHILI FEST

Organizers – including the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) Past President Sandy Gray (formerly of Weeks Home Hardware) and Ward 15 (East Flamborough) Councillor Judi Partridge – are busy preparing Chili Fest. This year’s Chili Fest will once again be held at the Waterdown Legion on Hamilton Street between 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22. […]

ADAPT … OR DIE

With the advent of computers over the past several decades, the entire world of commerce has undergone tremendous change. Some would say even cataclysmic change. Just think about the massive change – and challenges – traditional retailers face with the explosion of online shopping. The latest examples is the growth of Uber and Airbnb. The […]