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Annual report highlights 2019 success stories

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Annual report highlights 2019 success stories

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland released its 2019 Annual Report on Thursday, Mar. 12/2020, showcasing 2019 achievements resulting from collaborative work by Welland City Council, city staff, and key community stakeholders. The 2019 Annual Report provides highlights on Welland’s smart city initiatives, communication strategies, public programs and services, economic development, […]

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Welland celebrates Francophone month

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Welland celebrates Francophone month

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland is sending best wishes to Niagara’s Francophone community for Month of ‘La Francophonie 2020’. As one of Ontario’s 26 designated Francophone communities, Welland continues to make a concerted effort to enrich the lives of its 11% French-speaking community. To celebrate the month of ‘La Francophonie […]

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Welland delegates meet with provincial ministers and stakeholders at OGRA conference

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Welland delegates meet with provincial ministers and stakeholders at OGRA conference

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland delegate team partook in several high-level meetings with provincial officials and stakeholders this week in Toronto. Elected officials and city staff attended the 2020 Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) Vision for a Prosperous Tomorrow Conference and meetings to discuss the Council’s strategic priorities and initiatives. […]

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Mayor Campion delivers city address and outlines 2020 vision

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Mayor Campion delivers city address and outlines 2020 vision

City of Welland press release – Mayor Frank Campion addressed a crowd of over 100 stakeholders Thursday, Feb. 20/2020, at Welland’s Blue Star Restaurant and delivered his annual year-in-review address in support of United Way Niagara. Mayor Campion gave a recap of the city’s 2019 growth and development success stories and presented a 2020 Vision […]

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Welland Museum exhibit examines a dark time in Canadian history

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Welland Museum exhibit examines a dark time in Canadian history

Canadian history needs to be explored, not only our proudest moments in history but, our failures too. The Welland Museum is hosting the award-winning exhibit “we were taught differently, the Indian residential school experience,” the exhibit opened Saturday, Feb. 15/2020 and will be at the museum until mid-April 2020. Through informative photographs, archives and powerful […]

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Pond hockey tourney helps give hope to those in need

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Pond hockey tourney helps give hope to those in need

What Welland does well is help its members of the community that are in need and on Saturday, Feb. 15/2020, the pond at Chippewa Park was constantly in action as teams of three took part in the ninth annual Julia’s Hope Cup pond hockey tournament. The Hope Cup was formed by Paul Turner, it was […]

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