St. Catharines to hold inter-municipal transit council meeting

St. Catharines to hold inter-municipal transit council meeting

City Council will hold a special meeting Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the issue of inter-municipal transit. The inter-municipal transit council meeting will be held inside Council Chambers. The public can attend in person or watch the meeting online at www.stcatharines.ca/livestream. The public can also give feedback on inter-municipal transit using an […]

St. Catharines Hydro ends Shickluna project

St. Catharines Hydro ends Shickluna project

St. Catharines Hydro will no longer pursue the Shickluna Generating Station, a run-of-the river hydro generating station planned for Twelve Mile Creek. At a special hydro shareholder meeting on Monday, St. Catharines City Council directed the utility to cease all work on the project and take actions to mitigate any losses. The City of St. […]

Rockwood homes damaged by fire

Rockwood homes damaged by fire

Fire Chief Dave Wood reminds residents they have a part to play in keeping themselves and their neighbours fire safe. “Whether it’s making sure a pot on the stove is never unattended or storing spray paint cans properly, fire safety begins at home,” said Chief Wood following a blaze Wednesday, Feb. 2 at a townhouse […]

Special council meeting set to discuss double duty

Special council meeting set to discuss double duty

City Council will hold a special meeting Monday, Feb. 6 to discuss the double duty model of council representation. The council meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. inside Council Chambers, with double duty as the only item on the meeting agenda. Following speaking delegations about double duty, City Council will then vote on the […]

McMaster’s Niagara campus receives international award

McMaster’s Niagara campus receives international award

An intense focus on research by medical students has earned international praise for the Niagara Regional Campus of McMaster University’s Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine. The Association of American Medical Colleges recently awarded “The Star of Education Innovation” to the campus in recognition of the school’s efforts of “promoting scholarship through development of a […]

Mayor Sendzik’s putting St. Catharines on the map with state of the city address

Mayor Sendzik’s putting St. Catharines on the map with state of the city address

Mayor Walter Sendzik delivered his annual state of the city address Thursday Jan. 26 to an audience of over 500 at an event hosted by the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce at the Meridian Centre in downtown St. Catharines. The Mayor’s presentation highlighted many of the accomplishments of local businesses, entrepreneurs and investors over the […]

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