Canada and Ontario invest in roads and bridges for rural communities in Eastern Ontario

Canada and Ontario invest in roads and bridges for rural communities in Eastern Ontario

THE COUNTY, Ontario - The governments of Canada and Ontario recognize the different ways that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted smaller and rural communities across the province.

Both governments are making strategic investments in infrastructure to meet the specific needs of rural and northern Ontario municipalities and help them strengthen their local economies.

Young entrepreneurs open for business through Summer Company program

Young entrepreneurs open for business through Summer Company program

THE COUNTY, Ontario - Five students from Cornwall and SD&G are turning their business ideas into reality this summer through the Summer Company program.

All five businesses were officially launched today via a Zoom Meeting. The official launch event featured a short video on each of the students to profile their businesses.

Residents, visitors must respect COVID-19 protocols at all pools, beaches and splash pads in SDG

Residents, visitors must respect COVID-19 protocols at all pools, beaches and splash pads in SDG

THE COUNTY, Ontario – The United Counties of SDG and its member municipalities are reminding residents and visitors to follow COVID-19 protocols when attending beaches, pools and splash pads this summer.

The Eastern Ontario Virtual Farmers Market is LIVE

The Eastern Ontario Virtual Farmers Market is LIVE

THE COUNTY, Ontario - SDG residents can now easily purchase a large variety of local food items from the comfort of their homes. Spearheaded by the Eastern Ontario Agri-Food Network (EOAN), a Virtual Farmers Market has been created as a result of a collaboration between the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas, and Glengarry, United Counties of Prescott-Russell and Cornwall with the goal of making local food more accessible to residents.

Street-Side Patios in SDG

Street-Side Patios in SDG

THE COUNTY, Ontario - The United Counties of SDG has a process that allows business owners with property adjacent to County roads the ability to erect street-side patios to complement commerce that would typically take place within a bricks and mortar setting.