Tourism Advisory Subcommittee

Meetings are held the third Thursday of each month beginning at 6:00 p.m. and are open to the public. Meetings may be held in-person or virtually. Please see the Subcommittee agenda for details on how to attend.

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Purpose

The Tourism Advisory Subcommittee will operate under the Community and Economic Development Advisory Committee (CEDAC). The purpose of the Tourism Advisory Subcommittee is to:

  1. help create a climate which stimulates the development of tourism and promotes awareness of community-wide initiatives
  2. provide recommendations to Council by way of CEDAC on items that further the implementation of North Grenville’s Tourism Strategy
  3. identify issues and opportunities to support the growth and development of tourism as an economic, community and cultural driver in the Municipality of North Grenville
  4. oversee the development of tourism locally by helping to strengthen the overall ‘visitor experience’ through marketing and product development
  5. identify and encourage the development of strategic relationships with key external stakeholder businesses and organizations that the municipality could partner with to advance or enhance the implementation of the North Grenville Tourism Strategy

The Subcommittee shall:

  1. facilitate the development of the local tourism economy through identifying strategic priorities, and ensuring that there is an alignment between the tourism related objectives, North Grenville’s Tourism Strategy, activities of the various local partners and between local and regional initiatives
  2. provide expertise as they are able and communicate and/or meet with subject matter experts, to arrive at recommendation(s) for Council, by way of CEDAC
  3. advise CEDAC on the best use of available resources in order present to Council
  4. establish short, medium and long-term goals and objectives for tourism development in the
    community
  5. research and present to Council on behalf of CEDAC, questions, challenges and/or issues that pertain to tourism in North Grenville
  6. offer advice and feedback to Council, by way of CEDAC, on tourism programs and project budgets
  7. deliver advice to Council by way of CEDAC on plans of the Municipality and consider matters of interest

The Subcommittee shall have regard to the shared priorities of the Community Strategic Plan.

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