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County of Simcoe and area partners to host the Electric Vehicle Show


​Midhurst/May 18, 2023 – Join regional experts on May 23 for the Electric Vehicle Show and learn about the benefits of transitioning to EVs. Experienced EV owners and businesses will be on-hand to provide information and insights into owning and operating an EV in Simcoe County. A range of EVs currently on the market will be on display, with test drives available.

EVENT:Electric Vehicle Show
DateTuesday, May 23, 2023
Time10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

County of Simcoe Administration Centre – Parking Lot
1110 Hwy 26
Midhurst, ON
L9X 1N6

RegistrationPre-registration is not required

The event is supported by Plug'n Drive and the EV Society - Barrie-Orillia Chapter. Together, more than 10 EVs will be available for attendees to see, with their owners standing by to provide their opinions based on firsthand experiences. Four vehicles will also be provided by Plug'n Drive, allowing attendees to experience what it's like to drive an EV.

About County of Simcoe
The County of Simcoe is composed of sixteen member municipalities and provides crucial public services to County residents in addition to providing paramedic and social services to the separated cities of Barrie and Orillia. Visit our website at simcoe.ca.

About Plug'n Drive
Plug'n Drive is a non-profit organization committed to accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles in order to maximize their environmental and economic benefits. Since 2011, Plug'n Drive has established itself as a Canadian leader in the electric vehicle industry, a trusted and unbiased source of information about electric cars, charging stations and the electricity sector.

About Electric Vehicle Society
The EV Society is a not-for-profit organisation comprised of electric vehicle owners and enthusiasts who advocate for electric mobility. EV Society was founded in 1994, when all electric cars were hand-crafted one-off conversions. Now we help to increase EV adoption through education, advocacy, meetings, events and partnerships.

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Chris Hedley
Public Relations Consultant
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Department
705-715-7654 (mobile)
Chris. Hedley@simcoe.ca

Collin Matanowitsch
Manager, Public Relations
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Department
705-734-8386 (mobile)