Brampton Board of Trade

This dynamic series facilitates the meeting of the business community with elected leaders at all levels.  These meetings focus on the Municipal, Provincial and Federal Issues that have the most impact on your business growth.

 

July 27th – Provincial Issues Forum (in-person)

This will be one of the first opportunities to connect with the MPPs elected in the June 2022 provincial election and share with them on our business community’s priorities for the next government. Expect the discussion to focus on priorities for the new government, including critical local infrastructure, protecting and increasing our hospital capacity and the movement of people and goods across our region.

Our elected leaders will bring valuable perspective to our members, and they will gain perspective from you on the challenges and priorities your businesses face as we transition from recovery to growth.

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Past Events:

April 13th – Municipal Issues Forum (virtual)

This virtual forum will bring together municipal and private sector leaders to discuss the big issues facing Brampton and the role our city government can play in fostering growth. Expect discussion of the local business climate, our key infrastructure priorities, housing affordability and more.

Our elected leaders will bring valuable perspective to our members, and they will gain perspective from you on the challenges and priorities your businesses face as we transition from recovery to growth.

 

April 20th – Federal Issues Forum (in-person)

This was our first in-person advocacy event in some time, and we were pleased to mark it by hosting our city’s federal representatives to discuss the big issues facing Brampton and the role our federal government can play in fostering growth. Discussion of the federal government’s role in fostering economic recovery, including the business climate and tax burden, tailoring immigration to match business needs, opening up more trade opportunities and partnering on local infrastructure priorities we at the forefront of the event.

Our elected leaders brought valuable perspective to our members, and they gained perspective from you on the challenges and priorities your businesses face as we transition from recovery to growth.

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Past Events

Provincial Issues Forum: Feb 26, 2021

Topics for discussion will include pandemic recovery, transit, two-way all-day GO Train service, reducing red tape, highways and supply-chain infrastructure and other provincial issues.

Municipal Issues Forum: March 9, 2021

Topics for discussion will include development approval times, property tax and user fees, attracting investment, and other economic development issues.

Federal Issues Forum: April 9, 2021

Topics for discussion will include immigration, carbon tax, global affairs, digital economy, energy and environment.