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Online Survey: Have Your Say About Community Centres

Posted on Tuesday, May 07, 2024 02:36 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is undertaking an update to the Community Centres elements of the Recreation and Facilities Master Plan and a Service Level Review to better understand how the community utilizes Community Centres and what their future priorities are for the Centres. This work will inform the Provincially-legislated Asset Management Plan being completed by the City. 

An online survey and opportunity to submit comments through the City’s Get Involved website will help inform decisions around...

Proposed City-wide Zoning By-law Amendment

Posted on Friday, May 03, 2024 12:03 PM

Proposed City-wide Zoning By-law Amendment

The Public is invited to participate in a Public Meeting before City Council to consider a General Zoning By-law Amendment (City-wide) on: Monday, May 27th, at 6:30 p.m.

How to participate:

Submit written comments, by emailing Planning Services, no later than May 22nd. Please quote the file number, PROJ-08-2020, in your submission.

Participate online using Microsoft Teams. Online participants must register by the end of the day on May 22nd. Please email...

City Seeking Performers for Canada Day Collaboration

Posted on Wednesday, May 01, 2024 12:55 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is excited to announce an open call for performers to participate in a new Collaboration Project that encourages artists and performers to exchange ideas and develop a unique and engaging performance for the main stage as part of Canada Day on the Waterfront.  

The goal of the Collaboration Project is to showcase the talent and vibrant culture of the community through performance. The Call to Talent/Performers is open to emerging and established artists and performers and...

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Recycling carts coming for residential households

Posted on Wednesday, May 01, 2024 12:01 PM

As of July 1, Thunder Bay residents will use wheeled recycling carts to place recycling at the curb, and blue bags will no longer be accepted.

Cart delivery to residential household addresses will begin the week of May 5 and continue into June. GFL Environmental Inc. (also known as Green For Life) will be responsible for setting up the new recycling cart system.

This change comes at the same time as a province-wide regulatory change that shifts responsibility for municipal recycling programs in...

City Announces National Youth Week Celebrations May 1-7

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2024 09:39 AM

The City of Thunder Bay is thrilled to once again host youth events this year in celebration of National Youth Week from May 1 to May 7. The Recreation and Culture Division, along with other community partners, have arranged many fun events for youth ages 10–24 to participate in throughout the week. Event registration opens April 15, and all 2024 Youth Week events are free of charge. 

“We have focused on events this year that invite youth to try new experiences and gain new skills while creating...