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Rotary Club of Welland opens call for Paul Harris Award nominations

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Rotary Club of Welland opens call for Paul Harris Award nominations

Each year, Rotary Clubs around the world recognize distinguished leaders within their community by awarding them the Paul Harris Fellowship Award. “This was one of the greatest honours I have received”, shared Douglas Rapelje, one of our award recipients from previous years. The Rotary Club of Welland has awarded more than 100 Paul Harris Awards […]

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City wants public input on waterway’s “Go Quiet” by-law

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City wants public input on waterway’s “Go Quiet” by-law

Residents can attend public meetings and fill out online surveys The City of Welland is looking for public input on the potential of allowing motorized boats on the Welland Recreational Waterway. On the recommendation of the Welland Recreational Canal Corporation (WRCC), a “Go Quiet” By-Law was passed in 2005 by Welland City Council, which prohibits […]

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Mayor pleased with productive meetings with provincial officials

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Mayor pleased with productive meetings with provincial officials

A delegation from the City of Welland have returned from the Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) Conference after having productive meetings with provincial officials. Welland’s delegation was comprised of: Mayor Frank Campion, Chief Administrative Officer Gary Long, and General Manager of Infrastructure and Development Services/City Engineer Sal Iannello. The following meetings were held: The Honourable […]

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Recreational Waterway is competition ready

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Recreational Waterway is competition ready

The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion – Welland is gaining quite a bit of attention on its waterway this year. The 2017 event season will be the busiest yet for the Welland International Flatwater Centre (WIFC) as it prepares to host 32 events between April and December. Athletes from […]

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Bowl for Kids’ Sake campaign starts this Saturday

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Bowl for Kids’ Sake campaign starts this Saturday

Throughout March 4 – March 11, 2017, Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Niagara encourages all South Niagara community residents to support the 2017 Annual Tim Hortons Bowl for Kids’ Sake campaign – our largest and most important annual fundraiser of the year. On March 4 and March 8 in Welland and March 11 in […]

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Welland representatives meeting with provincial officials

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Welland representatives meeting with provincial officials

The City of Welland’s Mayor and senior staff will be meeting with provincial officials at next week’s Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) conference in Toronto. Welland’s delegation is comprised of: Mayor Frank Campion, Chief Administrative Officer Gary Long, and General Manager of Infrastructure Services and City Engineer Sal Iannello. The following meetings are scheduled: The […]

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