Stay up-to-date with our latest news and notices or subscribe to other city newsletters. See City proclamations or request a proclamation. We also encourage you to get involved and connect with us.

For more information, contact Corporate Communications & Community Engagement at: 


View City Public Notices           View City Proclamations


Select a Date Range

Neebing River Trail to Close as Bridge Work Begins

Posted on Monday, July 04, 2016 08:00 PM

July 5, 2016 - The multi-use trail that runs beneath the Neebing River Bridge on Highway 61, just north of Arthur Street, will be temporarily closed tomorrow, July 6, to accommodate rehabilitation work on the Ministry of Transportation's bridge.

The trail, which connects Wolverine Crescent in Parkdale to Thornloe Drive in Northwood, will be completely closed during working hours for several days as a temporary, covered, and illuminated walkway is constructed to protect trail users during construction....

Province Activates Disaster Recovery Assistance for Thunder Bay and Surrounding Area

Posted on Monday, July 04, 2016 08:00 PM

July 5, 2016 - Ontario has notified the City of Thunder Bay and surrounding municipalities that it has activated the Disaster Recovery Assistance for Ontarians program in their communities due to recent flooding in the area.

Affected individuals, small businesses, farmers and not-for-profit organizations who have experienced essential property damage or loss as a result of this disaster may be eligible to receive help with expenses.

"I'd like to thank the Province for stepping up and helping those...

Invasive Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Thunder Bay

Posted on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 08:00 PM

June 30, 2016 - Following an thorough examination, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) - the federal agency responsible for regulating and managing invasive species - confirmed that the invasive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been detected in Thunder Bay.

EAB is an invasive beetle native to Asia that is responsible for devastating millions of ash trees across North America. Thunder Bay represents the most northern city in which the pest has been found to date.

"The City has been aware of the...

City Crews Respond to Arthur Street West Water Main Break

Posted on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 08:00 PM

June 29, 2016 - City crews have responded to a water main break that occurred this morning on Arthur Street West, near the Ministry of Natural Resources base just before Vanguard Avenue.

The break has been isolated and work is underway to repair the pipe. Traffic has not been affected at this time.

As a result of the break, residents in the surrounding area may experience low water pressure or discoloured water, and a limited number of customers may have no water service.

Water service may be temporarily...

Future Entrepreneurial Leaders Showcased at Local Tradeshow

Posted on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 08:00 PM

June 29, 2016 - The third annual Summer Company-Staples Youth Entrepreneurship Day took place this afternoon at Staples Thunder Bay. The tradeshow showcased this year's participants of Summer Company - Ontario's Flagship Youth Entrepreneurship Program which is administered through the Thunder Bay & District Entrepreneur Centre every summer. The Program is designed to help enterprising students between the ages of 15 - 29 start and run their own businesses over the summer months. This year, there...