Investing in BC's Powell River Regional District

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Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

The Powell River Regional District (PRRD) is a British Columbian local government authority incorporating 5 electoral areas and one municipality (the City of Powell River). We provide services such as land use planning, emergency preparedness and 911, solid waste management, regional parks and fire protection to our residents.

The PRRD covers an area of approximately 5,000 sq km loca... Read More

http://powellriverrd.bc.ca

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Community Size: 6,984.50 km²

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Popular Restaurant & Residence For Sale is a business for sale in BC.

Popular Restaurant & Residence For Sale

10052 Malaspina Road, Powell River, BC
DESTINATION RESTAURANT @ CATERING BUSINESS - This well-established 157 seat restaurant is known for its delectable food, excellent service, stunning views and beautiful setting on a 1.83 acre property overlooking Okeover Inlet and Coastal Range mountains. Located just 10 minutes from the village of ... continue


Chemainus Marketplace

9776 Willow St, North Cowichan, BC, V0R
Chemainus Town Centre offers a unique mix of everyday essentials and unique curiosities. A funky destination for locals to shop and the tourists to enjoy the many vibrant murals, local arts, crafts and merchant offerings. It's an oasis away from the hustle and bustle of a busier life.... continue

Commercial Building in Powell River is a business for sale in BC.

Commercial Building in Powell River

6812 Alberni St., Powell River, BC
Over 8000 sq. ft. of prime retail commercial space@in downtown Powell River. Corner building with ocean views and great visibility with@a big public@parking lot at the back. The building currently has 4 separate units. The main floor includes a cafe/restaurant, a deli and a bulk food store with 2 ba... continue

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Brazilian Tech Company Drawn to British Columbia

A Brazilian software development company has found the ideal location for expanding its operations – in Victoria, British Columbia. Founded in 2004, Daitan serves a global client base from multiple locations, including Campinas, Brazil and San Ramon, California. Now, the company has... continue

 
 
B.C. Cleantech Company Drives Fuel Efficiency in Trucking Industry

Sidney, B.C.-based Empire Hydrogen Energy Systems Inc. is sparking interest and sales in North American trucking fleets. The company’s innovative new fuel enhancement system allows large diesel engines to burn fuel 10-25% more efficiently.   The system consists of a small box of... continue