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Call for photo submissions that capture Wainfleet’s history

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Call for photo submissions that capture Wainfleet’s history

As Canada looks to commemorate its 150th birthday on July 1st, the Township of Wainfleet is also looking to celebrate its own history through photography. The Wainfleet Canada 150 Celebration Committee is inviting Wainfleet residents to submit photos that capture the Township’s proud heritage. Carrie Mayr, Programmer at the Township of Wainfleet Public Library, and […]

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Port Colborne flag raisings celebration of community

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Port Colborne flag raisings celebration of community

The importance of community was the focus of the celebration Friday May 12 as the City of Port Colborne raised two flags. Community Living Port Colborne-Wainfleet and the Special Olympics Ontario flags were raised at City Hall. “Today we celebrated Community Living month, in May every year, with a flag raising,” Vicki Moreland, executive director […]

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Wainfleet volunteer recognized for years of service

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Wainfleet volunteer recognized for years of service

Wainfleet volunteer, Rhoda Wills, was presented with a plaque by Mayor Jeffs during the Tuesday May 9 council meeting in recognition of her dedication and selfless service to the Township. After over two decades of maintaining the gardens at Town Hall, Mrs. Wills has decided to step down and enjoy her retirement. “It’s been a […]

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SoupFest warms the heart, heals the soul and helps the community

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SoupFest warms the heart, heals the soul and helps the community

We are all invited to raise a bowl and dip our spoons to help end hunger in our community, the 8th Annual Port Cares SoupFest is Thursday Apr. 6. “This is one of the premiere community events in our town,” Port Cares executive director Christine Clark Lafleur said. “SoupFest is a gathering of people all across […]

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Public Open House for 2017 municipal drain maintenance program

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Public Open House for 2017 municipal drain maintenance program

On March 30th, from 7:00pm until 9:00pm the Township of Wainfleet will be holding a Public Open House at the Wainfleet Community Centre to present and discuss the 2017 maintenance program. The Township Wainfleet has over 250 kilometres of Municipal Drains which provide invaluable drainage, flood control, and other services to its rural landowners. Under […]

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Wainfleet budget increasing 4.04%

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Wainfleet budget increasing 4.04%

Wainfleet pouncil passed its 2017 budget at its regular meeting, Tuesday, March 7, the township said in a release. Its draft operating and capital budgets were originally presented in mid-January. “Aldermen once again subjected the budgets to considerable scrutiny, both from operating and capital perspectives,” the release said. Adam Cross, Wainfleet’s treasurer and manager of […]

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