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News

what's happening around Squamish's downtown

Pitch-In Week

Time to spring-clean Squamish during annual Pitch-In Week Canada April 20 to 26, 2014

Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Enterprise

 Don't miss your chance to sign up for the upcoming two day course on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Enterprise!

When: February 21 & 22, 2014

Where: Squamish, BC

Who: In collaboration by SFU CED & @Community Futures Howe Sound

How: Please email info@cfhowesound.com to register! (click here)

Economic Development

District of Squamish rolls out first-ever investment incentive program

SQUAMISH, BC – With economic development as a top priority for District of Squamish Council, the District is rolling out its first-ever investment incentive program, available now through August 31, 2016. The incentive program provides property tax exemptions and façade improvement grants targeting commercial and mixed-use developments in Downtown and industrial development in the Business Park.

Celebrating 100 Years of Squamish

By Gagandeep Ghuman
Published: Dec 7, 2013

Downtown Squamish BIA is working with community groups to create a legacy downtown that will boost the local economy by making our waterfront accessible and attractive to locals and tourists while celebrating the town’s history.

The legacy project proposed by BIA in downtown Squamish is one of the project picked by the District Legacy Task Force to be taken to council.