The city has received more accolades for its economic development, gaining an honourable mention as a top Canadian economic development group in Site Selection’s seventh-annual Canada’s Best Locations awards.
“I am very proud of our economic development team,” states Councillor John Aker, the chair of the development services committee, in a news release. “Their work in getting the message out that Oshawa is a great place to invest is paying off. The city’s growth is astounding.”
This amounts to the fifth recognition the city has received this year for its economic development accomplishments, including mentions in publications from fDi Intelligence, MoneySense managazine and the Economic Developers Council of Ontario.