New information given at Chamber meeting

The Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce had their general meeting at the Old Iron Horse restaurant on April 15.

The Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce had their general meeting at the Old Iron Horse restaurant on April 15.

The meeting gave an update on the upcoming Mardi Gras Trade Fair and gave information on the Chamber of Commerce’s new website.

Special guest Barry Grant, from Ponoka, gave a presentation on the website. PonokaLive is a new web portal made in Ponoka that is focused on Ponoka. The website is for the world to gain convenient access to what Ponoka offers and features upcoming events and links to different businesses.

Grant gave a tour of what the website looks like and introduced the links and business profiles.

PonokaLive is one location of information and will help be a source of communication to further connect the community.

Visit www.ponokalive.ca to view the website.

The date of the next meeting may be subject to change but currently is set to be held on May 20 at 1 p.m. at the Old Iron Horse restaurant.