Economic Development

Why live in Carleton Place?

  • Fantastic Location
    • Short commute to major city (Ottawa)
    • Close proximity to excellent highway networks (7, 15, 417, 174, 401)
    • Easy access to three US border crossings
  • Superior Quality of Life
    • Several museums and historic sites
    • Numerous community events and festivals
    • Rural lifestyle with urban amenities nearby
    • Outdoor recreation opportunities
    • Access to trails, lakes, and rivers

Why have your business in Carleton Place?

  • Low start-up costs and taxes
  • Wage subsidies and training funds available
  • Capital to help grow your business

Resources

Interactive Lanark County Map
Lanark County Destination Development Plan
Census Profile, 2016

EventsChamber News

Small Business Week After Five Mixer
Braumeister Brewing Co
19 Moore Street
Oct. 23, 2019, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Business at Breakfast
The Waterfront Gastropub
12 Bell Street
Oct. 30, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Nov. 05, 2019, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

12 @ 12 Networking Lunch
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Nov. 22, 2019, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Business at Breakfast
The Thruway Restaurant
10432 ON-7,
Nov. 27, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Dec. 03, 2019, 8:00 am - 9:30 am