|Situated on the picturesque Grand River, the city of Brantford is located in the heart of
Southern Ontario with direct access to Highway 403.
Brantford is known as the "Telephone City", as it was here that Alexander Graham Bell
first conceived the idea for the telephone. Brantford is noted for its beautiful parks and
green space as well as being "The Tournament Capital of Ontario", home of the world
famous Wayne Gretzky Hockey Tournament held every December.
It has become the home of Laurier Brantford University as well as a satellite campus for
both Nipissing University.
With a population of almost 97,000, the city's central location makes it an ideal place to
live, work, play and visit.