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Online Citizen Satisfaction Survey Underway in Thunder Bay

Posted on Friday, August 04, 2023 11:12 AM

The City of Thunder Bay has launched an online citizen satisfaction survey to monitor and understand local priorities and concern on a wide range of City services while assessing the local quality of life. This year the City has partnered with Zencity who will host the survey online for targeted continuous monitoring of residents’ opinions and satisfaction levels. 

“We are looking forward to using a new method that takes advantage of our digital age and gathers feedback in real time,” said City...

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Share Your Views Canada Day on the Waterfront Teddy Bears Picnic

Posted on Thursday, July 20, 2023 04:31 PM

The City invites residents to share their feedback using online surveys on Canada Day on the Waterfront, which took place July 1, and Teddy Bears Picnic, which took place July 11.

“Participant feedback helps us maintain, modify and improve the events we offer,” said Louisa Costanzo, the City’s Supervisor of Cultural Development & Events.

The two online surveys can be completed at and will be available until July 30, 2023.

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Contact: Louisa Costanzo, Cultural...

Muskeg Express Ride at Centennial Park Temporarily Closed

Posted on Monday, July 17, 2023 03:14 PM

An issue with a new wheel that was recently replaced caused the Muskeg Express train ride at Centennial Park to come off the track. No injuries were reported from the incident.

The issue has been repaired but as is required, the derailment was reported to the Technical Safety and Standards Authority (T.S.S.A) and it is expected their review of the incident will take up to three weeks. The train will remain out of service until the T.S.S.A review is complete.

The Muskeg Express last came off the...

City Manager Norm Gale

New Strategic Plan to be Presented to City Council

Posted on Thursday, July 13, 2023 12:34 PM

A new Strategic Plan for the City of Thunder Bay will be presented to City Council on Monday, July 17, for adoption. The “Maamawe, Growing Together” Strategic Plan was created to guide strategic decision-making for the City. It identifies top priorities and provides the framework towards achieving them.

“We set out to develop a transformational strategic plan,” explained City Manager Norm Gale. “This plan builds on the successes of the past and focuses on what matters most to enhance the quality...

Live on the Waterfront - Thunder Bay Marina Park

Live on the Waterfront Festival Begins July 19 Marina Park

Posted on Thursday, July 13, 2023 12:00 PM

The City is pleased to present this year's Live on the Waterfront summer concert line-up, presented by Ontario Power Generation. The festival will take place every Wednesday from July 19 to Aug. 23, from 6 to 9 pm, at the Festival Area in Marina Park.

This year’s Live on the Waterfront concert series boasts an array of talented performers, including Juno Award winners and nominees, Prism Award winners, and exceptional local talent.

"We can't wait for the stage to come alive this summer with...