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Treasure Exchange Days Coming June 15 & 16

Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024 11:28 AM

The City’s twice-yearly Treasure Exchange Days event will take place this coming weekend on June 15 and 16. Residents with used items in good condition that they wish to give away may leave them on the curb any time after 5 pm on Friday, June 14, labelled “free.” Residents can then tour their neighbourhoods over the weekend to find treasures.

Treasure Exchange Days helps divert waste from the landfill, and gives a second life to good-condition used items. The event is a great opportunity to...

Splash pad at Prince Arthur's Landing

Splash pads set to open for summer season

Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 03:07 PM

The City of Thunder Bay will open its splash pads in three phases over the coming days, offering free family fun and relief from summer temperatures in neighbourhoods across the city.

  • Splash pads at Northwood Playfield and County Park open June 14
  • The waterfront splash pad at Prince Arthur’s Landing opens June 15
  • Splash pads at North End Park and Franklin Park open June 21

 The Prince Arthur’s Landing splash pad will be available between 11 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. All other splash pads are open from 11...

downtown Red River Road at night

Call to Artists: North Core Street Scape Art Installations

Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 11:21 AM

The City of Thunder Bay is excited to announce a Call to Artists for three new public art opportunities that will be part of the North Core Street Scape Project.

Canadian artists and artist teams are invited to submit proposals for public art installations as part of the North Core Street Scape Project. This project aims to revitalize the city's north core by redesigning streets to create a flexible, dynamic, and human-centered space that meets the needs of a diverse community. Public art is...

Let's Build Thunder Bay

Grants now available through Housing Accelerator Fund

Posted on Friday, June 07, 2024 08:50 AM

The City of Thunder Bay was approved for up to $20.7 million dollars in federal funding from the Housing Accelerator Fund (HAF) in February 2024 to support development of over 600 new housing units over the next three years, to reach a total of 1,691 new permitted homes by February 2027.

The City’s HAF Action Plan outlines eight initiatives aimed at increasing housing development. Financial incentives through this funding will be allocated in the form of grants, helping to achieve a range of...

Surplus Land - Junot Avenue

Posted on Thursday, June 06, 2024 02:33 PM


Notice is hereby given that the Council of The Corporation of the City of Thunder Bay, at its meeting held on Monday, June 24, 2024, declared the following land interests:

The lane allowance located adjacent to 72 and 76 Junot Ave. described as Part of Lane and Part of Lots 30 to 40 (Both Inclusive on Registered Plan M-37 Being Part 1 on Plan 55R-15140.

195.08 m² (2099.8 ft²).  The City proposes to stop up and close and exchange the Lands with the abutting owner.

Please note all site...