FedNor is investing $177,000 to enable Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls the opportunity to hire a Community Development Officer for a three-year period.
The CDO will help implement the recommendations of the township’s 2017 Strategic Plan. They will also further develop partnership opportunities with the four neighbouring First Nations.
Additionally, the CDO will help grow and expand existing businesses, as well as recruit new businesses and pursue new opportunities, especially those related to the New Gold - Rainy River gold mine.
The funding is provided through the FedNor Community Investment Initiative for Northern Ontario.