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Posted Monday, March 27, 2017

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism, a division of Peterborough Economic Development, is set to launch a new and exclusive experience called Under Water Dining at Lock 21, which will take visitors on a hands-on, historical dining experience through, inside and under the world's highest hydraulic lift lock. They've partnered with Parks Canada (Trent-Severn Waterway) as well as the Canadian Canoe Museum to offer this new experience which will allow visitors the opportunity to paddle a 36' voyageur...

Posted Friday, March 24, 2017

Peterborough Economic Development's Business Advisory Centre is pleased to announce that Summer Company is accepting applications to the program for 2017. Summer Company is a youth entrepreneurship program that connects youth ages 15-29 with training, mentorship and funding to start a summer business. This year, 13 grants up to $3000 are available for students between the ages of 15-29 from the City and County of Peterborough. Last year, Peterborough Economic Development connected young entrepreneurs...

Posted Monday, March 20, 2017

The Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence program supports and recognizes the dedication, hard work and innovation of local agri-food businesses and individuals who are adding value to existing products, helping create jobs and contributing to economic growth. Submit your application by 11:59 p.m. on April 28, 2017 to be eligible for a chance to win one of the following awards: Premier's Award - one $75,000 award availableMinister's Award - one $50,000 award availableLeaders in Innovation...

Posted Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Peterborough/Kawarthas/Northumberland Region Envirothon Steering Committee is pleased to invite you to participate in the 2017 Regional Envirothon. The Ontario Envirothon is not just an educational program - it is a team-based competition for high school students who love the outdoors. Think of it as an incubator for the environmental leaders of tomorrow, designed to prepare students for future green careers. Since 1994, thousands of students, teachers and volunteers have participated in Forests...

Posted Monday, February 27, 2017

Peterborough Economic Development (PED) is pleased to invite members of the media and the community to attend an announcement on Sunday March 5th, at 1pm regarding new programming for entrepreneurs in Peterborough & the Kawarthas. Funding for this program is provided by the Government of Ontario. Date: Sunday March 5th, 2017 Time: 1pm Where: Lansdowne Place (Centre Court), Peterborough, Ontario Speakers at this announcement will include: The Hon. Jeff Leal, MPP for Peterborough, Minister of Agriculture,...

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