Monthly Archives: March 2017

Data Insights – Record-Breaking Year for Building Permits in Halton Region

Halton Region reached a new milestone in 2016 as building permit construction values topped $2.1 billion, representing a 19% increase over last year. The residential market accounted for over 60% of the overall construction value and also represented a new … Continue reading

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Data Insights – 2016 Census confirms Halton’s strong growth

Halton Region was the third fastest growing Census Division (CD) over 500,000 in Canada during the last Census period.  Between 2011 and 2016, recently released Statistics Canada figures show that the population of Halton Region grew by 9.3% — reaching … Continue reading

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Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch

Now in its fifth year, the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition is open and accepting submissions. The deadline to register is Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition asks Ontario high school students in grades … Continue reading

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Are you a student who’s thinking about starting your own business?

Summer Company is now open for applications! The Summer Company Program provides youth ages 15 to 29 that are enrolled in high school or post-secondary school an opportunity to experience what it is like to be an entrepreneur and open … Continue reading

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