Economic Development

August 25, 2021
Newcomer Welcoming Week
August 19, 2021

From strategic plans to departmental reports and more, find it all here!

Blake Street Bakery: Summer Company Success Story

Huron County Summer Company program success story: Sydney Pollack opened the Blake Street Bakery on her grandparent’s suggestion and it was an immediate success. Working out of her own home, Pollack bakes cookies, cupcakes, bagels, pies and scones that are so delicious she has regular customers driving in from long distances for her treats.

August 18, 2021

The Economic Development department is continuously working on new initiatives to better serve our economy and our community. Check out some of our most recent projects.

August 17, 2021
Digital Service Squad Services Menu
August 9, 2021
Specialty Agricultural Products

Opportunities for diversification.

Success Story – Jolt Fitness

Huron County Starter Company Plus program success story: Located in Centralia, the Jolt Fitness team consists of preventative health care professionals offering fitness education through personal fitness training and classes. “We serve the entire community with specialized programs, for youth, beginners, adults, and seniors. We offer a variety of cardio and strength classes, along with wellness-based classes such as mobility and yoga.

August 6, 2021
Two Huron County Food Businesses Receive $5,000 Grants from Starter Company Plus Program

The County of Huron, in partnership with the Province of Ontario, has awarded two Huron County entrepreneurs grant funding of $5,000 to support their start-ups and growth efforts through the Starter Company Plus program. Successful recipients are Les & Nel’s Kitchenette and Wilhemina Bakery.

August 4, 2021
Success Story – Huron County Collision

Huron County Starter Company Plus program success story: Huron County Collision is an autobody repair facility that specializes in insurance work, rust repair and rust restoration. Located in Vanastra, Michelle and Doug Dunn opened the business a year and a half ago after establishing a local client base in the surrounding area. 

July 29, 2021
Guide to SEO for Rural Businesses