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Thunder Bay City Councils 1979 - 1988

1979 & 1980 City Council - Mayor Dusty Miller
Councillors                               Ward                Notes of Interest                       
Roy Murray Current River Resigned November 25, 1980
Kenneth R Tilson  Current River  
Rita Ubriaco  Red River  
John P. Packota Red River  
Lawrence Timko  McKellar   
Shirley Trotter McKellar  
Joe Vander Wees  Dawson  
Ken Boshcoff  Northwood  
Dale Willoughby Northwood  
Rene Larson  Westfort   
Sterling Lysnes  Westfort  
J. D. Polhill   Neebing  


1981 & 1982 City Council - Mayor Walter Assef
Photograph of 1981 City Council
Councillors                                Ward               Notes of Interest                       
Charles Johnston  Current River  
Dick Waddington  Current River  
John P. Packota  Red River  
Rita Ubriaco  Red River  
Lawrence Timko  McKellar  
Shirley Trotter  McKellar  
Ken Boshcoff Northwood  
Dale Willoughby Northwood    
Sterling Lysnes  Westfort  
Rene Larson Westfort Resigned February 1, 1982   
Howard A. LeBlanc Westfort Appointed February 9, 1982
Don Smith  Neebing  
Joe Vander Wees  McIntyre  


1983, 1984 & 1985 City Council - Mayor Walter Assef
Councillors                                Ward                Notes of Interest                     
Dick Waddington  Current River  
Tom Reid  Current River  
Allan Laakkonen  Red River  
Taras Kozyra Red River
Lawrence Timko McKellar
Betty Kennedy McKellar
Joe Climenhage  McIntyre  
Ken Boshcoff Northwood  
Dale Willoughby Northwood
Sterling Lysnes Westfort
Howard LeBlanc Westfort  
J. D. Polhill  Neebing  


1986, 1987 & 1988 City Council - Mayor Jack Masters
Photographs of 1986-1987 and 1987-1988 City Council
Councillors                                Ward               Notes of Interest                   
Ken Boshcoff At Large  
Joe Vander Wees  At Large  
Lawrence Timko  At Large  
Dusty Miller At Large
Taras Kozyra At Large Resigned September 28, 1987
Dick Waddington At Large Appointed October 5, 1987
John Ranta  Current River  
Allan Laakkonen Red River  
Betty Kennedy McKellar
P. Krause McIntyre Deceased October 20, 1987
Ray Wainio McIntyre Appointed November 2, 1987
David Hamilton  Northwood  
Sterling Lysnes  Westfort  
J D Polhill Neebing  


Note: Thunder Bay Council for 1989 appears with the '1989,1990 & 1991 City Council' under 1990s. 


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