Join a free webinar on Wednesday, December 13th from 10 am until 11:30 am on the topic of OMAFRA’s downtown revitalization program. Downtown Revitalization is a process of improving the economic, physical, and social well-being of a community’s traditional town centre by:
- Strengthening local businesses and encouraging investment
- Creating enjoyable and animated public streets and spaces
- Providing residential and employment opportunities that respond to a range of needs.
Presenters will discuss balancing downtown revitalization by considering market driven strategies within economic development, leadership & management, marketing & promotion, and physical improvements. Participants will hear from a community that has revitalized their rural downtown.
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) began using a 4-point approach to support rural communities interested in Downtown Revitalization in 2005.
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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.