Annual Bunny Run

People First is excited to be once again hosting the Annual Bunny Run in Downtown Carleton Place. Where should you meet the Easter Bunny? You can meet the Easter Bunny along with Deputy Mayor Jerry Flynn who will kick off the event at the Moore House located at 170 Bridge Street across from the Town Hall When does it start ? The Easter Bunny Run begins at 11 am and ends at 3 pm and it is a rain or shine event. Will there be a photographer ? There is no professional photographer onsite but the public is encouraged to
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Canada Ontario Job Grant

EMPLOYERS: Keep your eyes open for further details about our Information Session on the NEW Canada-Ontario Job Grant that’s now available. Applications are now being accepted. Let us provide you with the right information about this grant.This grant provides direct financial support to individual employers who wish to purchase training for their employees. Our office has already received applications. Below is a good Q & A link for Employers.February 18th 1-2 pm http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/eopg/cojg/cojg_faq.html  
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Hiring: Carleton Place BIA Events/Office Assistant

The Carleton Place Business Improvement Association is looking for a flexible, talented, dynamic person to fill a summer student position. The BIA Event/Office Assistant will work 30 hours a week for 11 weeks beginning in June and ending in August 2015 The successful candidate will have been enrolled in school full time and must have registered in a full time education program for September 2015. The candidate must have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills, and be a self-starter. The computer skills required will be a proficiency in Publisher, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Photoshop and other related software packages.
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2015 BIA Annual General Meeting

Board of Management Invites BIA property owners, and merchants to join them for the  Annual BIA General Meeting.  Wednesday January 28, 2015 Registration 6:00 pm,  Election of 2015-2018 BIA Board,  Year in Review, Proposed Budget, will be presented following the dinner. Buffet Dinner 6:30 pm $10 BIA Members . Reservations for dinner and advance nominations for board members are required by January 21, 2015 noon. BIA Board Nomination forms  are available by emailing cmcormond@carletonplace.ca RSVP is essential to 257-8049  to attend this event. email by Friday January 21st at noon.   Not a  member of the BIA, but still want
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Valley Granite and Tile – NEW Expansion

Locating business in Carleton Place a good move for Valley Granite & Tile Recent expansion means showroom at 127 Bridge St. now triple its original size for enhanced customer experience “Service and quality you can count on!” are the cornerstones of Valley Granite & Tile, and owners Brad Occomore and his wife Lisa Logan-Occomore strive to give their customers the best service and selection possible. That’s why three and a half years after establishing their business in Carleton Place, the couple has undertaken a recent expansion of their showroom at 127 Bridge St.  to further enhance the customer experience. “We
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