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Why Quinte West


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Economic Development
he City of Quinte West
7 Creswell Drive
P.O. Box 490
Trenton, ON  K8V 5R6

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Tel: (613) 392-2841
Toll-free: 1-866-485-2841
Fax: (613) 392-5608
TTY: (613) 965-6849

Linda Lisle
Manager, Economic Development & Tourism Services
(613) 392-2841 x 4477

Christina Edwards-Scott
Economic Development Coordinator
(613) 392-2841 x 4416

There are many good reasons to invest in or relocate your business to Quinte West. We've compiled a list of the top ten advantages that Quinte West offers:

  1. The strong combination of lifestyle and business amenities makes Quinte West a great place to live and the right place to
    do business.

  2. Low operating costs achieved through a combination of low municipal utility rates, low municipal tax rates, and low land
    and building costs.

  3. Availability of a strong labour force of more than 100,000 within a 45-minute commute of the Quinte West area and
    wage costs are 20% lower than those in Toronto.

  4. Human resource development support, both short and long-term, through partnerships with Quinte Economic Development Commission, and Loyalist Training and Knowledge Centre.

  5. Availability of vacant land and variety of building types.

  6. Affordable housing and desirable neighbourhoods.

  7. Unique blend of urban and rural landscapes creates a healthy environment for working, living, and raising a family.

  8. Quinte West offers a diverse range of community and cultural events.

  9. "Best to Invest". The City's community partner, The Quinte Economic Development Commission (QEDC) has been frequently recognized as a top performing economic development group in Canada based on the strategies implemented to encourage growth, diversification and investment. In 2008 and 2012, the team won Site Selection Magazine's 'Top 10 Best to Invest' award and was given Honourable Mention in 2014.

  10. Quality of Life - The City offers a combination of urban and rural landscapes along with all of the amenities making Quinte West "A Great Place To Live" and "The Right Place To Do Business."


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