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    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    The government is allowing short term rentals, including lodges, cabins, cottages, homes, condominiums and B&Bs to resume operations in Ontario starting on Friday, June 5 at 12:01 am. Operators must continue to follow occupational health and safety guidelines and follow the advice of local and provincial public health officials. Owners should consult health and safety guidelines related to the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    Dear Valued Members,  Last Thursday, we received complaints around the Canadian Commercial Rent Assistance Program (CECRA) from our members. We listened to all concerns around the lack of confidence in this program, the violation of confidentiality and strain on both the landlord and tenant.  Throughout the last week, the 1000 Islands Gananoque Chamber reached out to the Canadian Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
       NEWSOffice of the Premier  Ontario Improving Broadband and Cell Service for Rural Communities Connecting Residents and Businesses to the 21st Century Digital Economy Essential for Recovery after COVID-19June 3, 2020 1:00 P.M. TORONTO ― As Ontario safely and gradually begins to reopen, the provincial government is investing $150 million in reliable broadband and cellular service. This funding ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    June 30Extension Key to Protecting Ontarians as Province Safely ReopensJune 2, 2020 8:15 P.M. Office of the Premier TORONTO ― In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, Ontario is extending the provincial Declaration of Emergency to June 30. The decision supports the government's efforts to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak and protect the health and safety of Ontarians as the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
      We are here to provide our Members with clarity! Dear Valued Members,  We have received several calls with questions around campgrounds and short term rentals, marinas and golf courses and regulations from the Leeds Grenville and Lanark Health Unit, its imperative that we get the correct information out to our business, so Today we will provide you with the information and the links to both ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, May 25, 2020
    Dear Valued Members, The Federal Government of Canada has announced that if you’re a commercial property owner and have small business tenants struggling to make their rent, you may be eligible for the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance.  The portal for Ontario opens Tuesday May 26, 2020 you can apply by clicking this link ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
     For Immediate release On behalf of the 1000 Islands Gananoque Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors we would like to inform you of substantial changes to the 2020 Annual Visitor Guide. Understanding that there have been significant impacts of COVID-19 on our tourism industry and choosing which way to best support our businesses, the 1000 Islands Gananoque Chamber Board of Directors would like ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Chamber
    Monday, May 11, 2020
            News Release Ontario Retail Stores Open for Curbside Pickup and Delivery May 11, 2020Health and safety guidelines in place to protect workers and customersTORONTO ― Starting today, more people will be returning to work across the province as the Ontario government allows retail stores with a street entrance to offer curbside pickup and delivery. Over the weekend, garden centres, ...read more
    Categories: Economic
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