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 YOUR VOICE FOR BUSINESS IN KING

 The chamber is a voice for Businesses by lobbying the Township of King, York Region and other levels of Government and Government   departments on behalf of local Business, This is especially valuable for Small Businesses that don't have the resources to do this on their   own.

 Researching and Implementing   Strategies that promote local  business retention and expansion.

 Media Connection    The Chamber Board helps local businesses connect with the local media as well as the Mayor's office to help   promote their Grand Openings, Anniversaries and other events.         Join the Membership

Reopening Ontario

Learn about the Roadmap to Reopen, the province’s three-step plan to safely and gradually lift public health measures based on ongoing progress of provincewide vaccination rates and improvements of key public health and health care indicators.

Ontario is now in Step 1 of the roadmap as of June 11, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.

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News Release  March 25, 2021

Ontario's Action Plan Doubles Ontario Small Business Support Grant 

2021 Budget invests $1.7 billion in second round of payments for eligible small businesses

TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing additional support to eligible small businesses to help with the ongoing costs of the COVID-19 pandemic. Confirmed eligible recipients of the Ontario Small Business Support Grant will automatically receive a second payment equal to the amount of their first payment, for minimum total support of $20,000 up to a maximum of $40,000. This support to help small business owners keep the doors open and workers employed is part of the 2021 Budget, Ontario's Action Plan: Protecting People's Health and Our Economy

Today, Peter Bethlenfalvy, Minister of Finance and President of the Treasury Board, reinforced the importance of this increased support at a virtual fireside chat hosted by the Canadian Club.   Read more ...  

Grand Opening - Leonardos in Schomberg
Celebrating Business in KING, Join us ...
Grand Opening - Rosebuds Floral & Home Accents
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Grand Opening - Life Drive Fitness in Schomberg.

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Ontario Expands Eligibility

for Main Street Relief Grant 

February 16, 2021

Helping Small Businesses Access PPE as Province Returns to Framework

TORONTO - The Ontario government is expanding the number of small businesses that can apply for the Main Street Relief Grant to help offset the costs of purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) to cautiously and gradually reopen in parts of the province. Small businesses with 2 to 19 employees in all eligible sectors - expanded from 2-9 employees - including those in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector, can now apply for up to $1,000 in financial support. The expansion is being made as more parts of the province enter the strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework, which allows for the gradual and safe reopening of in-store shopping at non-essential retail stores.            Read more ...



Ontario Expands Eligibility for Main Street Relief Grant 

February 16, 2021

Helping Small Businesses Access PPE as Province Returns to Framework

TORONTO - The Ontario government is expanding the number of small businesses that can apply for the Main Street Relief Grant to help offset the costs of purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) to cautiously and gradually reopen in parts of the province. Small businesses with 2 to 19 employees in all eligible sectors - expanded from 2-9 employees - including those in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector, can now apply for up to $1,000 in financial support. The expansion is being made as more parts of the province enter the strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework, which allows for the gradual and safe reopening of in-store shopping at non-essential retail stores.            Read more ...

Ontario Expands Eligibility for Main Street Relief Grant 

February 16, 2021

Helping Small Businesses Access PPE as Province Returns to Framework

TORONTO - The Ontario government is expanding the number of small businesses that can apply for the Main Street Relief Grant to help offset the costs of purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) to cautiously and gradually reopen in parts of the province. Small businesses with 2 to 19 employees in all eligible sectors - expanded from 2-9 employees - including those in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector, can now apply for up to $1,000 in financial support. The expansion is being made as more parts of the province enter the strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework, which allows for the gradual and safe reopening of in-store shopping at non-essential retail stores.            Read more ...

Canada, Ontario and King Township invest in new $53-million recreational complex                 Media Release: May 21, 2021

Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19, on their families, their livelihoods, and their way of life. Together, Canada and Ontario are working to reduce the impact of the pandemic, ensure health and safety, rebuild businesses, and promote job creation, growth and investment.

Today, The Honourable Deb Schulte, Minister of Senior and Member of Parliament for Vaughan–King, on behalf of The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; The Honourable Stephen Lecce, Ontario’s Minister of Education and Member of Provincial Parliament for Vaughan–King, on behalf of The Honourable Laurie Scott, Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure; and His Worship Steve Pellegrini, Mayor of the Township of King, announced joint funding for the construction of a new recreational centre in King.  

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YORK REGION BUSINESS ALLIANCE yrba.ca 

THERE ARE NINE CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE AND BOARDS OF TRADE IN YORK REGION REPRESENTING 42,000 BUSINESSES.

IF YOU'RE NOT ALREADY A MEMBER - YOU SHOULD BE!

Aurora Chamber; East Gwillimbury  Chamber; Georgina Chamber; King Chamber; Markham Board of Trade; Newmarket Chamber; Richmond Hill Board of Trade; Stouffville Chamber; Vaughan Chamber

42,00O LOCAL BUSINESSES

With a population of 1.2 million, York Region is the third largest municipality in Ontario and the sixth largest in Canada. The York Region Business Alliance, representing all nine Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade in York Region, speaks for the businesses that keep this region growing         


King Chamber of Commerce - Box 381 Schomberg, L0G 1T0                        Administrator- Helen Neville         905-717-7199            info@kingchamber.ca               

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