Waterfront development has become a socio-economic priority for several communities including the City of Thunder Bay, Nipigon, Red Rock and Kenora.
These projects involve development of infrastructure and spaces for residential, recreational, cultural and business activities. In many communities, entrepreneurs, partners and investors are wanted to support waterfront projects.
If you're interested in waterfront business opportunities, please contact local Economic Development offices in each municipality.
- Prince Arthur's Landing - Thunder Bay
Thunder Bay’s Prince Arthur's Landing is currently one of Canada's most exciting waterfront development projects. The development is on Lake Superior and involves a Delta hotel, two 51-unit condominiums, a commercial building for shops and restaurants, new marina slips, a children's splash park, and the redevelopment of historic buildings.
Condominiums sales and commercial business prospects are just some of the available opportunities.
Watch this video to see Thunder Bay's amazing new waterfront development at Prince Arthur's Landing.
- Harbourtown - Kenora
The City of Kenora has undertaken an impressive downtown revitalization project which includes the further development and revitalization of its beautiful waterfront areas. Project highlights include a mixed-use residential development and a new waterfront pavilion.
Many business opportunities are available in Kenora including specialty tourism, hospitality, recreation, and arts & cultural operations.
- Nipigon Waterfront Development
The Township of Nipigon has initiated a waterfront development master plan for the Nipigon marina and adjacent shoreline areas to develop the local economy and expand access to natural amenities for residents and tourists. The final waterfront plan is currently in development but may include: an RV park, interpretive centre, marine research facility, condominiums and more.
- Red Rock Waterfront Development
The Red Rock Marina has been in development for several years and will continue to evolve over several project phases. It is a picturesque deep water harbour with excellent marina facilities and connections to recreational trail systems. The community has recently developed a new Marina Waterfront Centre that offers eco-friendly amenities for marina users, festival goers, and visitors.
The Red Rock waterfront offers business opportunities in hospitality and retail services to cater to local visitors and residents.