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New short-term rentals pilot program starting in 2020

New short-term rentals pilot program starting in 2020

Town of Fort Erie press release –  During the Council-in-Committee meeting, Monday, July 8/2019, Town Council directed staff to implement a revised Short-Term Rentals pilot program starting January 1/2020 for one year. The pilot program includes by-law enforcement and a modified licensing program. “This is a challenging issue for municipalities. On the one hand, short […]

St. Catharines Council approves arena strategy

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St. Catharines Council approves arena strategy

City of St. Catharines press release – St. Catharines City Councillors have approved a road map that will provide direction on how to best invest public resources into its ice pad inventory. Council approved a new arena strategy at a Council meeting on Monday, June 24/2019. The document was developed through community feedback, combined with […]

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Town Council to invest $300,000 into Wayfinding program

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Town Council to invest $300,000 into Wayfinding program

Town of Fort Erie press release – During last Monday’s Town Council meeting, Kramer Design Associates (KDA) presented its proposed Wayfinding program. The program will cost $360,000 from 2019 to 2021. “The Wayfinding program is an investment in our town, our economy, and our future,” said Mayor Wayne Redekop. “It will help guide both residents […]

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Welland launches environmental assessment study following Niagara Adapts partnership

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Welland launches environmental assessment study following Niagara Adapts partnership

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland is embarking on a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Study to update its current Pollution Prevention Control Plan and Wastewater Master Servicing Plan. The study and public engagement campaign follow a partnership announcement from Niagara Adapts on Monday, June 17/2019. The Niagara Adapts team is comprised […]

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City launches recruitment efforts for three new committees related to equity and inclusion

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City launches recruitment efforts for three new committees related to equity and inclusion

City of St. Catharines press release – The City of St. Catharines is recruiting members for three new advisory committees focused on making the city a more inclusive and equitable place for everyone to live. Applications are now being accepted for the Equity and Inclusion Advisory Committee, Anti-Racism Advisory Committee and LGBTQ2+ Advisory Committee. Applications […]

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City of St. Catharines signs Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity

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City of St. Catharines signs Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity

City of St. Catharines press release – St. Catharines is one of the first Canadian municipalities to sign the Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity. At St. Catharines City Council on Monday night, City officials joined Kathy Lerette, senior vice-president of Business Transformation at Alectra Utilities to demonstrate a public commitment to support gender diversity in […]

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