Auto investment targeted by Ontario’s new site selection challenge

Greg Layson, Automotive News November 28, 2019 The Ontario government is launching a U.S.-style initiative designed to attract new auto and parts assembly to the province. A trio of high-profile cabinet ministers unveiled the Job Site Challenge on Thursday in Woodstock at the Toyota plant, the province’s newest auto factory, which opened in 2008. The […]

Ontario launches Job Site Challenge, set to attract international manufacturing investments

Kelly Wang, Global News November 28, 2019 The province has unveiled a new initiative aimed at identifying and promoting shovel-ready mega-sites where large manufacturers can set up shop in Ontario. Provincial officials and industry stakeholders made the announcement at Toyota Woodstock Thursday morning regarding “Canada’s first job site challenge.” They say the challenge will allow […]

Mega search begins for ‘mega sites’ in Ontario

WOODSTOCK – The Ontario government is asking municipalities to identify massive tracts of land to give the province a leg up in attracting large manufacturing plants, an initiative an auto industry leader says is “much needed.” JONATHAN JUHA, London Free Press November 28, 2019 As part of the project, a first in Canada and called […]