Roy Ellis, past EDCSN Board Chair, was featured in a news article on

Given the ongoing pandemic, Economic Development Corporation of North Simcoe (EDCNS) will move to supporting manufacturing businesses in the area and put tourism on the backburner for now.

“Out of it’s $300,000 budget, the non-profit has made $30,000 in grants available to local manufacturers,” said past board chair Roy Ellis, who noted there are three pockets of $10,000 available to three local manufacturers.

“One of the conditions of the (grant) applications is that they will also seek higher level government funding.” []