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Answering Pool, Haist Arena, and Double-Pad Questions

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Answering Pool, Haist Arena, and Double-Pad Questions

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn Since some people asked me recently about certain elements of the Meridian Community Centre, and the former Haist Street Arena, I thought I would also answer their questions here. Business Case: As you know, recreational and cultural services in Pelham was at a log-jam for decades. Numerous […]

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Cancelling the Chair Election

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Cancelling the Chair Election

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – In light of the Ontario Government’s unexpected and anti-democratic announcement a week-and-a-half ago to cancel the Niagara Chair election this Fall, I filed my nomination in Pelham to become a Regional Councillor. I hope to win a seat on Council and to work […]

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Investing in Welland’s economic development agenda

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Investing in Welland’s economic development agenda

The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion – The city is active with summer activities, festivals, and competitions; but this isn’t assigned to a social landscape only. There’s also been plenty of activity the economic landscape. Welland’s economic shift toward success is the result of many factors. The city’s economic […]

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Explore the 2018 Concerts on the Canal Series this Summer

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Explore the 2018 Concerts on the Canal Series this Summer

The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion – Concerts on the Canal opened a fantastic musical season at the amphitheatre last weekend, and gauging from the audience’s enthusiasm, it looks like this summer’s music festival is going to be a hit.  Juno nominee Steve Strongman opened the concert series with […]

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Public Money Paying for Self-Promotion?

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Public Money Paying for Self-Promotion?

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – Do you think that your property taxes should pay for self-promotion by elected Councillors? This was the issue at our last Regional Council meeting when I brought forward a motion to end the practice of some Councillors using public funds to send […]

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What do you think about developments toward Niagara Transit?

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What do you think about developments toward Niagara Transit?

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – I am wondering about your thoughts on the work toward a seamless and integrated transit system for the Niagara Peninsula. You may recall that after working on an inter-municipal transit system for a few years, Staff presented a plan in 2010 for […]

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