Clarington’s Tourism Information Centre getting new life as recreation facility

By Glenn Hendry

Published April 13, 2022 at 9:47 am

Clarington’s Tourism Information Centre, shuttered since the pandemic began in March 2020, will be getting new life soon as a multi-use indoor and outdoor recreation centre and as a mobile playground for children’s summer camps.

The building and its surrounding land became redundant two years ago due to the pandemic and because of a new tourism delivery model which saw Clarington – which outsourced its tourism services to the local Board of Trade – bring those services in-house, at an annual cost savings of $50,000.

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