Buy Local Shipyards District – Lower Lonsdale
When you buy local, you help build a stronger communities. Local businesses buy from other businesses in the community — growers, makers, manufacturers, graphic designers, accountants, repair services and credit unions, just to name a few. The Shipyards District in Lower Lonsdale of North Vancouver is full of independent businesses. They create great jobs, support other local businesses, and support community causes – in addition to creating interesting, unique, and thriving communities.
The B.C. Buy Local campaign encourages consumers to shift at least 1% of their spending — just $15 — to a local business, or a local grown or local made product. If all consumers make a 1% shift, it will create 3,100 jobs and sends $94M in wages to workers in B.C. Check out more reasons to buy local.
Explore all the shops and services in the Shipyards District by visiting the Shipyards District directory.