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Northern Development offers a range of funding programs suited to a diverse set of economic development priorities in central and northern British Columbia. Please review our programs and get in touch with us if you have any questions or need any assistance in determining which program is best suited to your needs.

"Through the support of Northern Development, six local residents were hired to re-establish and revitalize 30km of trail systems, bridges and boardwalks in our community. Furthermore, reprinting of our trail brochure was made possible through funding made available from Northern Development which brought additional awareness of our community to visitors. This has had a positive impact on our community from various perspectives – economically, culturally as well as from a recreational perspective."

Tarra Barker, Administrative Assistant, District of Stewart

Stewart Boosts Tourism with Trail, Campground and Main Street Enhancements

By implementing these improvements the District of Stewart is helping to support local businesses along its beautified main street, while also providing tourists with trail connectivity from the town to its campground. By undertaking these improvements to community infrastructure, the municipality is helping to retain visitors in Stewart with an…

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