Norfolk County has received an application from The Gathering Food Centre for the Architectural and Design Grant of the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).  Approval of this application is pending, subject to Council budget approval.  The Gathering Food Centre intends to submit an application for additional incentives in the Community Improvement Plan towards the extensive renovations that are planned for their property.
The Gathering Food Centre will receive a grant of up to $1,500 towards the preparation of drawings for improvements to their building located at 83 Sydenham Street in Simcoe.  Improvements will include renovations to encompass a multi-use community centre with a food demonstration kitchen, program rooms, café, dining area, meeting rooms and retail marketplace.