College offering unique program for entrepreneurial tradespeople

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Melanie Irwin, Blackburn News Sarnia | February 24, 2019 Lambton College has launched a new online course to provide management training to tradespeople. Associate Dean of Technology and Trades Kevin Ryan says it will help people looking to run their own business. “This program will help them with the management of their business and also any kind of business marketing and budgeting processes that they…

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County testing boost to road notice reach

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Paul Morden, The Sarnia Observer | February 22, 2019 Lambton County is taking a way to improve the way it lets drivers know about road closings and detours out for a test drive. It has begun a one-year pilot subscription with an online Municipal 511 service to share information about construction, road restrictions, detours and emergencies on the 650 km of roads the county owns. “The…

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Sarnia-Lambton gets first-ever Top7 nod

Louis Pin, The Sarnia Observer | February 12, 2019 After four straight years as one of the Intelligent Community Forum’s Top21 communities, Sarnia-Lambton was named a Top7 Intelligent Community for the first time Monday. It’s the crowning achievement — so far — for the Sarnia Lambton Intelligent Community team, which for years has worked to win international recognition for local achievement and innovation. Since 2016 Sarnia has…

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Sarnia-Lambton Named Among World’s Top 7 Intelligent Communities


For the first time ever, Sarnia-Lambton has been named among the world’s Top7 Intelligent Communities. The designation was announced by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) at Université Laval in Quebec City, Quebec this evening. Sarnia-Lambton’s candidacy was reviewed by an international academic team of analysts and was evaluated for its best practices in broadband deployment and use, workforce development,…

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