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Hastings Highlands Cultural Planning is included in the North Hastings Cultural Plan. It is linked from (Logo at bottom left of page)

Hastings Highlands has numerous Economic Development Initiatives underway, including the Birds Creek Secondary Plan and a Non-Motorized Trails Strategy.


Interested in developing in Hastings Highlands?

If you are an entrepreneur looking to avoid the congestion of the big city and immerse yourself in the beautiful setting of Hastings Highlands, then we are the place for you.  In partnership with the Hastings County Economic Development Office, we can put you in touch with the right contacts, point you in the direction of funding and financing opportunities, and also offer you free and confidential business management coaching.  For more information on Hastings County’s programs and services, please visit  or contact Russ Grant, Economic Development Coordinator at or by phone at 416-931-7153.

Russ Grant hired as Economic Development Coordinator

Business Retention and Expansion Final Report - Click HERE

Fice Report 2015

Recommendations from Tourism Brainstormng Workshop /May 10, 2017