Local Economic impact of #SO2018 estimated at $5 million…

Local Economic impact of #SO2018 estimated at $5 million…

The SO2018 games are expected to have a considerable impact on the community. It’s estimated the event will generate about $5 million and bring national attention to both the province of Nova Scotia and the town & county of Antigonish.

July 17th Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits Antigonish

July 17th Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits Antigonish

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended a Community BBQ today at St. Francis Xavier University as part of his tour of Nova Scotia. At an announcement earlier this morning, he promised $90 million to twin a dangerous stretch of Nova Scotia's Highway 104 from Sutherlands River to Antigonish, which has been the site of many fatal car crashes.

"From one business owner to another, I strongly encourage all to be fully informed regarding the Business Improvement District Initiative (Business Levy) regardless if you are for it or against it. We need everyone to be fully aware of the facts before voting. If this is handled correctly this could be very beneficial to the business and residential community. The Town of Antigonish needs and wants your input, questions and concerns"

Mark Gabrieau wants Business Owner’s to be informed

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