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City and WDBIA invited to present at educational forum

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City and WDBIA invited to present at educational forum

The City of Welland and Welland Downtown Business Improvement Association (WDBIA) are heading to Huntsville for the 2017 Parks and Recreation Ontario Educational Forum from March 28 – 31. The City’s Community Development Coordinator, Sarah Ane, along with WDBIA’s Executive Director, Stephanie Hicks, are joint presenters at the Forum. Ane and Hicks were invited to […]

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RC Car championships this weekend at Seaway Mall

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RC Car championships this weekend at Seaway Mall

The high speed action and excitement of championship RC car racing is happening this weekend at Seaway Mall as the Canadian On Road Nationals takes place in the old Target store. Close to 200 RC racers from across Canada and some from the United States with over 400 entries in different classes will be competing […]

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April Jeffs is hoping to serve for Niagara Centre at Queen’s Park

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April Jeffs is hoping to serve for Niagara Centre at Queen’s Park

Wainfleet Township Mayor April Jeffs is looking at a future of service at the provincial level. She announced Wednesday March 15 that she is seeking Ontario PC Party nomination in the new provincial Niagara Centre riding. The provincial election is scheduled for June 7/2018. The Niagara Centre Riding replaces the Welland riding which currently has […]

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

On behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario, Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre is pleased to announce that three municipalities in Niagara Centre will be receiving a combined total of $416,667 in new funding. Projects receiving funding are as follows: […]

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United Way in crunch time: $100,000 needed in two weeks

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United Way in crunch time: $100,000 needed in two weeks

It’s that time again; the time when United Way approaches its deadline for fundraising, and makes its decisions on which programs in our community to fund. Since 2009, it has been a struggle economically to attain the campaign goal and meet the community’s growing needs. With funding requests complete, United Way would need to see […]

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City of Welland releases 2016 Annual Report

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City of Welland releases 2016 Annual Report

The City of Welland is pleased to release its 2016 Annual Report. The report showcases last year’s accomplishments and projects, along with a financial snapshot on tax dollars spent, as-well-as a demographic and economic profile of the city. The 2016 Annual Report also highlights programs and initiatives that support Council’s five strategic priorities on 1) […]

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