Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership accepting applications for Board opening

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) is looking for one candidate to fill a volunteer position on its Board of Directors. SLEP is seeking applicants whose background demonstrates leadership and/or experience in the agricultural sector. The term of office is three years. All applications will be considered; however, preference may be given to qualified applicants whose … Read More

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New Sarnia restaurant to honour first responders

Cathy Dobson – The Sarnia Journal, April 18, 2019 One of downtown’s most beautifully restored historic buildings is opening this week as The Blue Line Pub & Lounge. It will be a new sports bar, welcoming the public and honouring first responders with discounts and a display of emergency professionals’ hats and shoulder patches. Owner … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Prepares to host visitors from the Intelligent Community Forum

Sarnia-Lambton will be bustling with activity next week as the community welcomes representatives from the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). The guests, in town Wednesday, April 24 through Friday, April 26, will be touring Sarnia-Lambton as part of ICF’s Intelligent Community of the Year competition.  Earlier this year, Sarnia-Lambton was named among ICF’s Top7 Intelligent Communities … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership to host Open House

May 7, 2019

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership will be hosting a Community Open House in celebration of National Economic Development Week. Taking place on Tuesday, May 7 from 4:00pm – 6:00pm at the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership’s office, the Community Open House will offer residents of Sarnia-Lambton an opportunity to visit and engage with staff members, learn more about … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton restaurant scene booming

Cathy Dobson – The Sarnia Journal, April 2, 2019 The local restaurant industry is experiencing a flurry of moves and expansions this spring. Just a year ago Burger Rebellion began serving upscale pub fare at the Refined Fool brewery on London Road. Now, says owner Chris Lewis, those burgers will soon be available at two … Read More

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Provincial government announces funding for local transit

Louis Pin – The Sarnia Observer, March 26, 2019 Sarnia Transit could soon seriously consider a new bus terminal or a new route thanks to more than $27 million in newly promised shared government funding announced Tuesday. The funding, through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program, is meant to offset infrastructure costs for local transit services, … Read More

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Vacant building to be re-purposed as medical facility

Josh Boyce – Blackburn News Sarnia, March 27, 2019 New life is being breathed into a building that was once a popular Sarnia bar. Work is underway to transform the former Woody’s Beach Bar at 494 Christina Street North into a five unit medical office. Maaten Construction is undertaking the work after Sarnia Medical Group … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership March 2019 Newsletter

    Welcome to Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership’s Newsletter View this email in your browser Imtex Membranes Corp. announces demonstration site plans  Imtex Membranes Corp., a Mississauga-based cleantech company, announced plans to construct a demonstration site at the Bio-Industrial Park Sarnia following a funding injection in late January. READ THE PRESS RELEASE Win This Space application … Read More

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Langtree Controls planning renovation for former Dow Recreation Centre

Melanie Irwin – Blackburn News Sarnia, Mar. 21, 2019 Exciting plans are in the works for the former Dow Recreation Centre off Wellington Street, just east of Modeland Road. Sarnia-based engineering firm Langtree Controls has a building permit worth almost $2.4-million under review with the city. Spokesperson Alpesh Patel said they are planning to renovate … Read More

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Sarnia airport granted $580,000 for improvements

Paul Morden – The Sarnia Observer, March 13, 2019 The federal government made it official Tuesday – a taxiway and part of the arrival and departure apron at the Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport will get a shave and repave this year. London West MP Kate Young, parliamentary secretary to the science and sport minister and … Read More

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