Council and business groups urge support of local business in a new campaign launched this week.
The Penrith Proud campaign was officially launched on 24 November to promote the benefits of buying local, celebrating many of the unique businesses that can be found in Penrith City.
Speaking at the launch, Penrith Mayor Karen McKeown OAM said the Penrith economy is underpinned by nearly 15,000 businesses – 96% of those are small businesses - who have been hard hit by the impacts of COVID-19.
“Keeping these businesses viable means our local jobs, services and facilities will still be around long after the pandemic,” Cr McKeown said. Read More