KSR undergoing $6.7M expansion

August 23, 2017News

Article from The Chatham Voice Ridgetown’s KSR International Co. is expanding. The automotive manufacturer is working on a $6.7 million expansion project. KSR, which specializes in sensors, pedals and control modules, plans to start building several new products at its Ridgetown plant, including four new types of brake pedal assemblies and a pair of new … Read More

Decision Encourages New Investment in 24 Neighbourhoods throughout Chatham-Kent

August 23, 2017News

Earlier this year Chatham-Kent Council expanded access to over $385,000 in funding that finances incentives to encourage private sector investment in neighbourhoods throughout Chatham-Kent. The incentives are an investment in our communities and stimulate private sector investment in commercial neighbourhoods and once again in our downtowns and main street areas. The Downtown Financial Incentive Program provides financial … Read More

High-speed internet survey underway

August 23, 2017News

The future of high-speed internet in Southwestern Ontario is the topic of an online survey being carried out under the auspices of Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology Inc. (SWIFT). The purpose of the survey http://www.swiftnetwork.ca/survey is to provide SWIFT with information on how to invest funds for broadband internet infrastructure across Southwestern Ontario. In 2016, SWIFT … Read More

Premier’s visit positive for community

August 23, 2017News

Chatham-Kent Mayor Randy Hope described Thursday’s visit by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne as “very positive” for the municipality. “I was extremely impressed with the Premier,” he said. “She took time to meet with people outside the museum who were protesting a variety of issues and genuinely wanted to hear what they had to say.” Premier … Read More