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Welland delegation meeting with provincial and federal officials

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Welland delegation meeting with provincial and federal officials

A delegation of elected officials and senior staff from the City of Welland will be meeting with provincial and federal officials at next week’s Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference in Ottawa. Welland’s delegation is comprised of Mayor Frank Campion, several Councillors, Director of Economic Development Dan Degazio, and Chief Administrative Officer Gary Long. […]

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Town of Pelham to host Indie Music Festival Saturday

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Town of Pelham to host Indie Music Festival Saturday

Fonthill’s Peace Park will swoon, sway, shimmy, and shake as the Town of Pelham hosts its first ever Indie Music Festival. Thanks in large part to the Niagara Investment in Culture program, this one-day event – on Saturday August 12, 2017, from 3-11 p.m. – celebrates original art and live music performances by local artists, […]

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Federal Gas Tax Fund injects over $25M to Niagara Region

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Federal Gas Tax Fund injects over $25M to Niagara Region

The federal Gas Tax Fund provides predictable, long-term funding to municipalities to help them build and rehabilitate their infrastructure. These projects not only improve the local community, but the resulting jobs also contribute to the local economy. To date, $15 billion has been invested in municipalities through the federal Gas Tax Fund, with close to […]

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Funding approved for Fort Erie water and wastewater projects

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Funding approved for Fort Erie water and wastewater projects

Water and wastewater projects approved under the more than $569 million Canada-Ontario Clean Water and Wastewater Fund (CWWF) agreement are designed to improve the safety and quality of water for Canadian families, while supporting a clean economy. Last week the Honourable Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, on behalf of the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Ontario Minister […]

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Pelham Arena Lands design survey now available

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Pelham Arena Lands design survey now available

Pelham residents are being asked to engage in part two of the Pelham Arena lands Community Co-Design. The two-day workshop component of the consultation occurred in late June, and now, having compiled the information and input from residents, the Town is ready to engage in the next phase of the process. Working with the Planning […]

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Discover competition, entertainment and recreation on the waterway

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Discover competition, entertainment and recreation on the waterway

The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion – August is definitely one of the most exciting months on the waterway this 2017 competition season. Dragon Boat Canada continues to select the Welland International Flatwater Centre (WIFC) as the National Championship venue of choice. Teams of Dragon Boats will race down […]

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