CDC LOURDEON

Diane Gosselin, Economic Development Officer
Alain Comte, President

Tel.: 204-248-7221
Fax: 204-248-7289
E-mail: lourdeon@mts.net  

Box 336, 55 Rogers Street
Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, MB R0G 1M0

Hours of service:  
8:30 am to 4:30 pm - Monday to Friday

Mission:  
Prepare and maintain a socio-economic development program that enhances the viability and sustainability of the community.

Services:

  • Assistance in identifying your needs 
  • Guidance in putting together your business plan 
  • Information on available sites for the establishment of a business 
  • Information on business assistance programs 
  • Referrals to experts 
  • Help in sourcing other financing 
  • Link with government and other institutions 
  • Regional statistics 
  • Access to information on patents, trade marks, copyrights. And many more! 
  • Located in the Centre Dom-Benoit, the Corporation de développement communautaire Lourdéon Community Development Corporation offers all of its services in both official languages, français and English. 

The CDC Lourdéon: 

  • Prepares and maintains a strategic plan for economic and community development in the commercial and industrial sectors. 
  • Ensures support to organisations that contribute to the economic, commercial and community development of the population and assists in the coordination of their activities.  A few examples of such organisations are :  local chamber of commerce, agricultural committees, municipal, provincial and federal governments, tourism, organisations in the education sector, committees with a financial mandate (economic or commercial). 
  • Consults with municipal councils in the region on such issues as business, industry, commerce, taxes, zoning, industrial parks, permits, licensing etc. 
  • Offers services of strategic planning and evaluation on an ongoing or long term basis.
  • Proposes programs that would benefit the community at large and would result in new services in hopes of attracting new investments in the community. 
  • Encourages and supports initiatives or businesses that would create or retain employment within the geographical limits of the Corporation. 
  • Assists in realizing projects identified in the strategic plan for community development. 
  • Promotes and explains the reason for being of the Corporation de développent communautaire Lourdéon Community Development Corporation as well as its services and activities.