Posted On: Thursday, November 8, 2018The Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) shares best practices and develops opportunities for networking by acting as a liaison between business/industrial sectors, communities and the SEDC (Saugeen Economic Development Corporation) thereby assisting with the foundation of collaborative partnerships. The Saugeen Economy newsletter is produced twice a year with data from the partnering group.
The RAC committee is comprised of representatives from the Municipalities covered by this newsletter listed below: Arran-Elderslie, Brockton, Chatsworth, Grey Highlands, Minto, South Bruce, Southgate, Town of Hanover, Wellington North and West Grey
2018 is looking to be an interesting year for economic development. The employment opportunities are high with employers working hard to fill workforce gaps. Real estate remains positive; however, attainable housing is still an issue for most areas. Most indicators are positive; however, the 2nd half of 2018 will show a much clearer picture.