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UAV could survey municipal drains

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UAV could survey municipal drains

A week’s worth of data on municipal drains could be collected in one unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight, and it could save the Township of Wainfleet money, one of the partners of Northern Drones told Wainfleet council Tuesday night. “It would reduce time spent in the field collecting data, allowing more time to process and […]

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Public talks beach access in Wainfleet

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Public talks beach access in Wainfleet

It wasn’t the greatest day to talk about the beach, but nearly 50 Wainfleet residents attended a public meeting at township hall Saturday morning to hear about what could be done to improve the Long Beach area. “We’re here to see what the community wants, this is community-driven. Council doesn’t want to tell you what […]

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Live coverage of 2015 Wainfleet budget

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Live coverage of 2015 Wainfleet budget

Live coverage of 2015 Wainfleet budget

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Wainfleet looking at 2.6% tax increase

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Wainfleet looking at 2.6% tax increase

Wainfleet’s treasurer will propose a tax increase of 2.6459% at the 2015 budget meeting this evening. A report to be presented by Robyn Madere shows the township’s 2015 proposed budget at $4,799,154, up $138,466 from 2014’s budget of $4,660,688. In an interview before the meeting, she said there’s no one department that has a major […]

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Council gives Port Colborne man a break on bill

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Council gives Port Colborne man a break on bill

Burning sticks in a small backyard fire pot three times last summer cost a Port Colborne man nearly $500, but his bill could have been much higher. Cedar Bay Rd. resident Chris Stout appeared before council to see if members would consider cutting him a break on the bill, issued by Port Colborne Fire and […]

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Snowbanks to be cleared out

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Snowbanks to be cleared out

City crews will be clearing snowbanks downtown first thing Tuesday morning, Port Colborne council heard Monday night. Ward 1 Coun. Dave Elliott raised the issue, and said a business expecting a delivery in the next few days doesn’t think it will be able to receive its goods because of the snowbanks. Ron Hanson, the city’s […]

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