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The Spirit of Revitalizing Your Downtown

Updated: 3 years ago - Created: October 5th, 2016
Date: October 31st, 2016

Hosted by the Town of Renfrew

Date: Monday, October 31

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Cost: $50

Location: Batsone's Northern Ramble (45 Railway Avenue, Renfrew, ON K7V 3B3)

Contact:  Kay Matthews (647.521.5341)

Agenda (subject to change):

9:00 am Registration and Networking
9:30 am Welcome OBIAA
9:45 am Introductions (Round Table)
10:15 am OMAFRA’s Overview  on the Downtown Revitalization and FICE Programs– Darren Shock, Kent Fitzhugh
10:45 am Break
11:00 am Funding Opportunities for Small Businesses – Mike Thompson, Community Futures Corporation
11:45 am Q & A
NOON Lunch – Welcome and information from the owner of Batstone’s Northern Ramble
12:20 pm Town of Renfrew’s Downtown Revitalization – Mike Asselin, Director of Development and Works
12:30 pm Downtown Revitalization
1:00 pm Q & A
1:15 pm Facilitated Discussion of Downtown Best Practices/Next Steps
3:00 pm Wrap Up and Evaluation
3:30 to 4:15 pm Overview & Guided Walking Tour of Downtown


Batstone's Northern Ramble
45 Railway Avenue
Renfrew, Ontario, Canada
K7V 3B3


Kay Matthews

For more Ottawa Valley Information Visit:

The County of Renfrew
List of Municipalities

The City of Pembroke


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