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Wainfleet’s Home Fire Safety Health Check going strong

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Wainfleet’s Home Fire Safety Health Check going strong

The Township of Wainfleet is becoming more fire safe as firefighters continue to visit homes and check for working safety devices as part of the Home Fire Safety Health Check program. Since the program launched last month, 50% of the inspected homes have been found to be non-compliant with the minimum smoke alarm and carbon […]

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Drop-in to play at the Wainfleet Arena this summer

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Drop-in to play at the Wainfleet Arena this summer

At the Wainfleet Arena this summer, children can dribble basketballs, build obstacle courses, play parachute games, and much more – all free of cost. For the second year in a row, the FITastic Drop-in Playtime program is being offered thanks to the dedication and support of staff from the Wainfleet Arena and Wainfleet Township Public […]

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Wasn’t that a party? Huge crowds celebrate Canada 150

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Wasn’t that a party? Huge crowds celebrate Canada 150

Across South Niagara Canada 150 Committees were enjoying the fruits of their hard labour as huge crowds came out at every event to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. “What a wonderful day,” Fort Erie Mayor Wayne Redekop said after the parade in Ridgeway. “I can’t remember having parades in Ridgeway in the past, except those associated […]

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Celebrating Canada’s 150th; events in South Niagara

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Celebrating Canada’s 150th; events in South Niagara

Municipalities throughout South Niagara are laying it on big this year for Saturday’s Canada 150 celebrations. Canada 150 Celebrations: Wainfleet: Wainfleet’s Canada Day celebrations will be centred around the Town Hall and Arena complexes from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Marshville Heritage Village will be open, there’s a free BBQ, street dance, kids activities and […]

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Wainfleet’s second units policy recognized by province

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Wainfleet’s second units policy recognized by province

The Township of Wainfleet was recently recognized by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Ministry of Housing for its secondary suites policy. In a Spring 2017 Information Sheet, the Ministries highlighted the Township’s Official Plan, which contains a policy on second units. Second units are defined as “self-contained residential units found within or ancillary to […]

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Port High students help to enhance Wainfleet

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Port High students help to enhance Wainfleet

The Township of Wainfleet is now home to new boardwalks and bike racks thanks to the hard work of manufacturing and construction technology students at Port Colborne High School (PCHS). On June 21, grade 11 PCHS students, Tommy Falconer, Curtis Rowe, Flynn Thornton and Bailey Pelletier, as well as Port High teacher, Shawn Coers, joined […]

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