Home » Archives by category » Government » Municipal council » Wainfleet Township (Page 3)

Changes to Wainfleet’s Planning Act

Comments Off on Changes to Wainfleet’s Planning Act
Changes to Wainfleet’s Planning Act

Story by Heather Dilts –  Baiano – Michael Sullivan, Manager of Planning, discussed changes to Bill 73, or the “Smart Growth for Our Communities Act,” during Tuesday night’s council meeting. The bill is a combination of the Planning Act and the Development Charges Act. “I recognize this is a very complicated situation,” said Sullivan. A […]

Continue reading …

Niagara 2041 Growth Strategy discussed in Wainfleet council

Comments Off on Niagara 2041 Growth Strategy discussed in Wainfleet council
Niagara 2041 Growth Strategy discussed in Wainfleet council

Story by Heather Dilts – Baiano – The Region sent two delegates to give an overview of the Niagara 2041 Growth Strategy with Wainfleet council during Tuesday’s regular meeting of council. “I think, sometimes, the province is sending mixed messages,” said Mayor April Jeffs. “They have us working on things like this, at the same […]

Continue reading …

Wainfleet Township budget 2016 highlights

Comments Off on Wainfleet Township budget 2016 highlights
Wainfleet Township budget 2016 highlights

Wainfleet Township approved its 2016 budget last week during a special meeting of council. Wainfleet Township Mayor April Jeffs and Treasurer Robyn Madere shared some highlights from this year’s budget. This year, Wainfleet Township is looking at a %2.9224 Net Levy Increase with a total tax levy in dollars to be $4,948,571. “That is the […]

Continue reading …

Wainfleet Council protests changes to wind turbines at Niagara Region Wind Farm

Comments Off on Wainfleet Council protests changes to wind turbines at Niagara Region Wind Farm
Wainfleet Council protests changes to wind turbines at Niagara Region Wind Farm

Ald. Betty Konc has requested a letter to be drafted from the Township of Wainfleet and sent to the Ontario Minister of Energy and the Deputy Minister of Energy. “They need to hear from the municipalities,” Ald. Konc said in a later interview. “We need to stand up and fight for ourselves.” This action is […]

Continue reading …

Wainfleet Township council highlights: Dec. 15/2015

Comments Off on Wainfleet Township council highlights: Dec. 15/2015
Wainfleet Township council highlights: Dec. 15/2015

Wainfleet Township council held its regular meeting of council Tuesday Dec. 15/2015. Here are some of the meetings highlights. Mayors Remarks: Mayor April Jeffs pointed out some of the highlights from 2015 in the council’s first year during the Mayors Report. She mentioned the successful work done in the Wainfleet arena, the floor and boards […]

Continue reading …

Live streaming of council meetings to continue for 2016

Comments Off on Live streaming of council meetings to continue for 2016
Live streaming of council meetings to continue for 2016

The Wainfleet Township council was presented with a report Tuesday regarding the live streaming of council meetings. The report asked that council continue to implement live streaming and that $7,000 be added to the 2016 operating budget for live streaming. “Have we had any feedback from the public about this, do they like it,” Ald. […]

Continue reading …
Page 3 of 41234