Augusta Township is strategically located in eastern Ontario along the shores of the St. Lawrence River. With Highway 401 traversing our southern edge, we’re within easy driving distance to Ottawa, Montreal and Kingston. Local communities just minutes away include Prescott, Brockville and Kemptville.
Agri-business and manufacturing continues to thrive in Augusta. An increasing number of small businesses are calling Augusta Township home. Entrepreneurs in a number of business sectors are drawn to the quiet country ambiance of our area, while being located in close proximity to larger centres.
Brockville remains a comparatively small but dynamic industrial centre. The City supports a diverse range of manufacturing industries, producing such goods as power tools, chemical products, micro-electronic equipment, cables and wires, pharmaceutical products and product packaging materials, to name a few.
The City maintains two large industrial parks, which have attracted a wide variety of new industries in recent years. The many new developments represent Brockville’s prosperity and indicates the city’s continual growth as a vital urban and regional centre.
The Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley is home to an industrial park that has industries ranging from industrial equipment manufacturing to fiberglass reinforced plastic manufacturing. It also is home to Burnbrae Farms, one of Canada’s largest egg producers.
The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands is a vibrant and diverse community in Eastern Ontario with opportunities for growth in all sectors. We are strategically located along Canada’s busiest highway and the St. Lawrence Seaway, and offer access to major Canadian and American markets. Business and residents benefit from our region’s access to major transportation networks and proximity to urban centres.