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Community Sponsors Needed: City Launches Welcome Project to Help Acclimate Newcomers

Posted on Friday, March 04, 2016 07:00 PM

March 5, 2016 - The City of Thunder Bay, through its Aboriginal Liaison Unit, is embarking on an innovative film project to address the need for educational resources to help youth transitioning to Thunder Bay, learn how to navigate and thrive in the city.

The City has partnered with award-winning Aboriginal filmmaker Michelle Derosier and cinematographer Dave Clement of Thunderstone Pictures on the Welcome Project to produce a high-quality, four-part documentary film series and dedicated website...

Former Dawson Court and Grandview Lodge Marketed For Sale

Posted on Thursday, March 03, 2016 07:00 PM

March 4, 2016 - The former Dawson Court and Grandview Lodge Homes for the Aged will be marketed for sale through a Request for Proposal process.

"The locations of both of these sites are very desirable," said Joel DePeuter, Manager - Realty Services. "The Grandview Lodge Site is well situated in a residential area and connected to the Friendship Gardens and Chapples Park. The Dawson Court Site is near Boulevard Lake and has spectacular views of the Sleeping Giant and Lake Superior."

The Facilities...

City Recognized for Emergency Management Compliance

Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2016 07:00 PM

March 3, 2016 - The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) has recognized the City of Thunder Bay for again achieving compliance with the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act and regulations for 2015.

"The safety of our community is paramount," said Mayor Keith Hobbs. "One way to increase that safety is to ensure the City is prepared in case of an emergency and is compliant with the applicable legislation and regulations. Congratulations to our strong leadership team...

Annual Report on Drinking Water Quality Now Available

Posted on Sunday, February 28, 2016 07:00 PM

February 29, 2016 - The City of Thunder Bay has released the 2015 Drinking Water Quality Annual Report, outlining how the City's drinking water is monitored, treated, and delivered to homes and taps.

"Our City's water is monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week," said Michelle Warywoda, Director - Environment Division. "This report confirms what those tests continue to show day after day - that residents can have the utmost confidence in our City's water distribution system and the quality of...

Thunder Bay Delegation Brings Priority Issues to OGRA/ROMA

Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 07:00 PM

February 25, 2016 - A delegation including Mayor Keith Hobbs, Intergovernmental Affairs Committee Chair and Vice Chair Councillors Joe Virdiramo and Brian McKinnon, along with Councillor Iain Angus and City Manager Norm Gale brought Thunder Bay's key issues to the Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA)/Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) Combined Conference in Toronto on Feb. 21 - 24.

"Thunder Bay had important facetime during several significant meetings with provincial ministers this week,"...