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Martindale Rd. bridge closed for reconstruction

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Martindale Rd. bridge closed for reconstruction

The J.R. Stork Bridge along Martindale Road was closed on Friday, May 5 due to heavy rains and flooding conditions causing significant damage to the embankment on the southwest approach to the bridge. In addition to the bridge approaches, the water main adjacent to bridge has also been damaged and will remain offline until repairs […]

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Niagara Region appoints new general manager

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Niagara Region appoints new general manager

​Niagara Region’s Chief Administrative Officer Carmen D’Angelo announced Monday May 8/2017 the appointment of Chris Carter to the newly created position of General Manager, effective Wednesday, May 24. Reporting to the CAO, the General Manager will be responsible for the day to day operations and setting future direction for the divisions of Human Resources, Information […]

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Region partners with Crime Stoppers to curb illegal dumping

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Region partners with Crime Stoppers to curb illegal dumping

Niagara Region and Crime Stoppers of Niagara are joining forces to help combat illegal dumping. Alan Caslin, Regional Chair, and Ernie Sibbett, Chair of the Crime Stoppers Board of Directors, announced Tuesday May 9th a formal partnership between the two organizations that will increase public awareness of illegal dumping issues and provide residents with an […]

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Learn the In’s and Out’s of recycling to ‘Recycle and Win’

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Learn the In’s and Out’s of recycling to ‘Recycle and Win’

Niagara residents are being challenged to test their knowledge of Niagara’s recycling program for a chance to win. From May 1 to July 30, 2017, residents can play the Recycle and Win online game at www.recycleandwin.ca to place common household waste and recyclables in the correct disposal container. Residents who complete the quiz can then […]

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Captain Crunch to headline DSBN Concussion Summit

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Captain Crunch to headline DSBN Concussion Summit

Nicknamed Captain Crunch for his ability to deliver thunderous body checks, former Maple Leafs captain Wendel Clark has first-hand knowledge of how tough hockey can be. His physical style of play eventually caught up with him and he retired from professional hockey in 2000, at the age of 33. On Thursday, May 4, Clark will […]

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Mark Brickell appointed as NPCA Acting CAO

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Mark Brickell appointed as NPCA Acting CAO

The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board today announced the appointment of Mark Brickell as Acting Chief Administrative Officer, effective Friday, April 28. “Peter Graham has done an excellent job as Acting CAO. He has taken on a challenging role, and has shown professionalism and commitment to the organziation the entire time”, stated NPCA Chair, Sandy […]

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