Community Profiles

CFTC sponsored the updating of Community Profiles for the Lower North Thompson, Clearwater and Upper North Thompson Valley, and Chase and Area in 2009.

The purpose of these economic profiles is to provide timely, objective and relevant economic information to assist individuals contemplating economic development initiatives in the region including investors exploring new business or the expansion of existing business opportunities.

Kamloops Community Profile

District of Barriere

The Lower North Thompson Community Profile for the District of Barriere, Electoral Area O (Lower North Thompson) and Electoral Area P (Rivers and the Peaks) of the Thompson Nicola Regional District known as the “Gateway to the North Thompson”.

Community Profile

District of Clearwater

The Clearwater and Upper North Thompson Valley Profile covers the District of Clearwater and its Trading Area which consists of Wells Gray Country and Thompson Headwaters also known as Electoral Areas “A” and “B” of the Thompson Nicola Regional District.

Community Profile

Chase and Area

The Chase and District Community Profile covers the Village of Chase, Electoral Area L (area running westward from Chase along the Trans-Canada Highway #1 to Pritchard) of the Thompson Nicola Regional District plus Electoral Area C (South Shuswap) and Electoral Area F (North Shuswap) of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District.

Community Profile

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