Economic Development

  • Consultation on business upstarts and expansions (funding resources & financial planning)
  • Assistance to both community and members in the preparation of Statements of Intents (funding proposals)
  • Development of business and marketing plans
  • Proposal development – both financial and capacity building
  • Long term strategic planning
  • Management of community business operations – Hiawatha Tent & Trailer Park
  • Redevelopment of Serpent Mounds Park, National Historic Site
  • Operation of Community Access Point (CAP) site
  • Development of community business bylaws
  • Champion Economic Diversification Development Strategy and Plan
  • Build working partnerships with neighboring communities and external stakeholders
  • Oversee special projects

Contact Information

Scott Mercs
Economic Development Officer
Hiawatha Administration Office
123 Paudash St.
Hiawatha, ON. K9J 0E6
Phone: (705) 295-4421 Ext 33
ecdev@hiawathafn.ca

Sharon Wilshaw
Capital Projects Coordinator
Hiawatha Administration Office
123 Paudash St.
Hiawatha, ON. K9J 0E6
Phone: (705) 295-4421 Ext 11
Email: swilshaw@hiawathafn.ca