Presentation on theme: "Southern of the province of Ontario, Canada. Small population : 15,400 Mainly conformed by retiree adults’ citizens (over 65 years old). Land extension."— Presentation transcript:
Southern of the province of Ontario, Canada. Small population : 15,400 Mainly conformed by retiree adults’ citizens (over 65 years old). Land extension of 132.83 km2 and an elevation of 82.3 m.
Bernard Shaw Festival Theatre Historical sites o Fort George o Brock’s Monument o Niagara Historical Society and Museum Apothecary Museum
Horse Riding Carriages Visiting Wineries o #1 of the Top 10 Food and Wine Destinations in Canada (TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice, 2011) o 28 wineries in and around the town Jetboat Tours o speedy tours – 80 km/hour
Niagara-on-the-lake Wastewater project New water treatment facilities To preserve the environment Meet peoples need for 20 years Total cost - $43, 280, 000 Cost Shared by (Government Invest in Niagara-on-the-Lake Wastewater Treatment Project, Infrastructure Canada, October 5, 2012.)
Investing - military heritage site – The War of 1812 Bicentennial Anniversary Main Focus – Safety and Access of staffs and tourists Investment to expand the Laura Secord homestead Total federal contribution - $4,470,000 (Investing in the past to provide roots for the future, Infrastructure Canada, 2012).
Many Industries with a diverse economic base. Primary Economic Activity – Agriculture and agriculture related. The top 5 industries are: (Niagara-on-the-lake economic development, 2009) IndustryBusinesses in sector %of local businesses Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 25713.63 Construction20610.92 Retail Trade1849.76 Professional, scientific and technical services 23912.67 Accommodation and food services 1568.27