As a customer your experiences, opinions, and suggestions really matter to local business owners that work hard to be the best in their industry day after day.

Your nomination and support is an important part of the City Top 10 directory process.

Supporting votes give us the recognition of a great service and/or product that was provided by a local business or professional.

We will begin our review research and background checks to verify the nominee is worthy of a business listing at City Top 10.

Visit our Nominations page and vote for your favourite local business.


“Every time  you shop locally, you are helping the local business and the community.

Approximately half of what we spend locally is returned to the community.

Only 10% stays when you shop in a national chain”



Our countries wealth depends largely on the economic health of its cities. Strong local businesses are the foundation of each community.

They contribute to our economic growth as well as withstand the pressures created by an increasingly urbanized world.


how-it-works-3Local ownership ensures that important decisions are made locally by people who live in the community and who will feel the impacts of those decisions. Compared to chain stores, locally owned businesses recycle a much larger share of their revenue back into the local economy. Enriching the whole community, locally owned businesses create more jobs. Furthermore in some sectors local businesses provide better wages and benefits than chains do!