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COVID-19: Golf and Tennis Set to Open

Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2020 01:00 PM

Following Tuesday’s Provincial announcement that permits the opening of outdoor sports facilities, some City-run facilities will be opening to the public in the coming days.

City-run Golf Courses Open May 22

Chapples Golf Course and Strathcona Golf Course will be open beginning tomorrow, Friday, May 22. Prior to attending, players are being asked to read the new golf course rules and regulations posted at Tee times can be booked online, or beginning Friday, May 22, by calling...


One Extra Item of Garbage Allowed Next Week

Posted on Friday, May 15, 2020 07:45 AM

 The City will allow residents to put out a third item garbage with no tag, on the first collection date after the Victoria Day holiday. 

Residents are reminded to still try and reduce waste. Reducing waste saves energy, time, money and valuable natural resources. By making small changes to reduce waste in our everyday lives, it can make a powerful difference.

To learn more, or to see your waste collection schedule, visit:

For more information, contact the Infrastructure...


Leaf & Yard Waste Collection Takes Place Between May 19-29

Posted on Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:45 PM

The City of Thunder Bay’s spring curbside collection of organic leaf and yard waste will take place from May 19 – 29, on resident’s regular recycling days.

Homeowners must use Kraft (paper bags) for leaf and yard waste. Kraft bags are available at most hardware and grocery stores. Regular bag weight limits of 18 kg/40 lbs or less apply.

Branches and brush may also be left at the curb for collection. Bundles of branches must be less than one metre (39 inches) long and no more than 61 cm or (24 inches)...

Youth Week

City Announces National Youth Week and Youth Arts Week Virtual Programming

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2020 06:30 AM

The City of Thunder Bay is excited to host virtual programming this year in celebration of National Youth Week and Youth Arts Week from May 1 to May 7. The Recreation and Culture Division, along with other community partners, has arranged different activities for youth ages 12–24 to participate virtually throughout the week with a focus on well-being.All activities are free. 

This year, celebrations and programming will occur virtually given the social distancing orders related to COVID-19. “The...

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Share Your Views on the Program and Service Review

Posted on Monday, April 27, 2020 12:45 PM

In March 2019, and before the pandemic City Council approved a review to improve understanding of the programs and services currently provided by the City and provide information that will allow Council and administration to make informed strategic choices regarding those programs and services.

The objective is to help City Council achieve its goals and determine how the Corporation can improve the services that matter most to Thunder Bay residents, both now and into the future.

Phase One of the project...