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City Responds to Pending Job Losses at Bombardier

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 11:45 AM

Following the announcement of significant pending job losses at the local Bombardier plant, the City will continue to do everything within its power to support residents and maintain the economic stability of Thunder Bay and the region.

“We have been talking to everybody who is relevant to this situation and working hard for some time,” said Mayor Bill Mauro. “We would like to see all parties work together to come to an agreement that would see jobs remain at the Thunder Bay plant.”

“Our work, since...

Juno Winner Hawksley Workman to Kick Off Live on the Waterfront

Posted on Tuesday, July 09, 2019 11:00 AM

The City of Thunder Bay is pleased to host Juno Winner Hawksley Workman at Live on the Waterfront, presented by Ontario Power Generation, on Wednesday, July 10.

“Hawksley Workman is a great start to this year’s Live on the Waterfront, setting the tone for the soundtrack of the summer,” said Louisa Costanzo, Cultural Development & Event Supervisor.  “We are thrilled to present Hawksley Workman in a show that should not be missed.”


Hawksley Workman's career spans over a decade, including...

Mining Innovation

Posted on Monday, July 08, 2019 10:15 AM

Joint media release from CEDC (Community Economic Development Commission) and CEMI (Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation):


Mining Innovation: CEMI, Sudbury, Ontario and CEDC, Thunder Bay, Ontario sign memorandum of understanding to co-develop capacity of the mining innovation ecosystem.

In an effort to help strengthen collaboration across Ontario and leverage resources within the mining innovation ecosystem, the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) and the Thunder Bay Community...

Teddy Bear

Family Fun at the Annual Teddy Bears Picnic

Posted on Friday, July 05, 2019 10:00 AM

Calling all teddy bears and their owners for the 37th annual Teddy Bears Picnic taking place Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Parents, caretakers, children and their teddy bears are invited to Vickers Park for an afternoon of free crafts, activities and entertainment. The Teddy Bears Picnic is presented by Ontario Power Generation.

“We are excited to host the 37th Teddy Bears Picnic,” said Louisa Costanzo, Cultural Development & Events Supervisor. “There are lots of interactive activities to take...

Live on the Waterfront

2019 Live on the Waterfront Delivers Thunder Bay’s Summer Soundtrack

Posted on Thursday, July 04, 2019 12:45 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is proud to announce an exciting, diverse and talented Live on the Waterfront line up for this summer.

Live on the Waterfront, presented by Ontario Power Generation, won three 2019 Festival & Events Ontario Achievement Awards – Best Promotional Campaign, Sponsor of the Year with presenting sponsor Ontario Power Generation, and a Top 100 Event.

"We’re keeping the momentum going with this year’s Live on The Waterfront lineup by including amazing talent and taking it to the...