The economy of the city is based on diversified manufacturing including automotive, textiles, plastics, food processing and technology sectors. A campus of Conestoga College is in Cambridge. The annual Can-Amera, held alternately in Cambridge and Saginaw, Mich, attracts amateur athletes.
Author DANIEL FRANCIS
Links to Other Sites
The official website for the City of Cambridge, Ont.
View an illustrated history of the restoration of the Grand River ecosystem. A Canadian Heritage Rivers System website.
Region of Waterloo
The website for the Region of Waterloo, which represents the urban municipalities of Cambridge, Kitchener, and Waterloo, and, the rural townships of North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot, and Woolwich.
The website for Jane’s Walk, a network of free walking tours that explore the quality and livability of local neighbourhoods based on ideas espoused by Jane Jacobs. Click on "The Community" to access the latest news and photos on their blog and more. Also, check out "Find Your Walk" for maps and descriptions of local walks throughout the country.