Downtown Business Association (DBA)
The DBA provides leadership in the ongoing development by promoting the downtown cores through special events and attractions that draw people into the downtown of different municipalities. They ensure that the streets downtown are clean, safe and attractive which helps them assist with recruitment of new businesses to the downtown areas.
Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that promotes trade and commerce and the economic, civic and social welfare of the district. They serve the community, in particular, its business interests. They have all tourism information, welcome packages, and event listings in the community of interest.
Business Improvement Area (BIA)
The BIA improves business in the area as well as ensures beautification projects throughout the BIA area. They market, advertise and promote the area and provide a mechanism for organizing and financing programs that would not be available to independent business people.
For more information about local businesses within Lanark County, please visit the municipality’s websites below.