Election signs are starting to pop up as we hit the start of Week 2 of the provincial election campaign. The Peterborough Chamber is continuing to promote the business platform, Vote Prosperity, which we released last October in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.
Vote Prosperity features 18 recommendations in four areas:
Recently, we asked our membership about some of the issues and asked them to rank five of the
recommendations by importance to their business. We received 61 online responses and 34 paper
responses for a total of 91 responses.
What we learned from the survey was:
Rounding out the issues were:
Our members also identified a number of other areas that are important to their business including:
There is still time to get your questions in ahead of our provincial candidates debate on business issues. Submit your question through our Provincial Election 2018 webpage at peterboroughchamber.ca
To hear answers on these issues join us for a provincial candidates debate this afternoon from 4-6pm at the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront.
The Peterborough and the Kawarthas Chamber of Commerce acts as a catalyst to enhance business growth, opportunity, innovation, partnerships and a diverse business community.