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James Street Splash Pad

Northwood Splash Pad to Operate for Labour Day Weekend

Posted on Friday, September 03, 2021 08:30 AM

Thunder Bay’s newest splash pad at the Northwood Playfield on James Street will be available for children to enjoy over the Labour Day weekend.

“We’re happy to make the Northwood splash pad available for the kids this weekend, even though some of the finishing touches are yet to be added,” said Cory Halvorsen, Manager of the City’s Parks and Open Spaces. “On the last few days before school begins, we hope lots of children will enjoy the new splash pad.”

An official grand opening of the...

Closing Dates for Outdoor Pools, Splash Pads

Posted on Wednesday, September 01, 2021 12:15 PM

With the hot weather coming to an end, closures of the City’s outdoor pools and splash pads are taking place. On Sunday, Sept. 5, outdoor pools will close at the end of opening hours, and Prince Arthur’s Landing splash pad will also close Sept. 5 at 8 pm. Splash pads at County Park, Franklin Street Park and North End Park will close for the season on Monday, Sept. 6 (Labour Day) at 8 pm.

City staff will perform maintenance on these amenities over the off-season to ready them for the summer of 2022.

Applicant's Site Sketch

Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment at 2129 Arthur St E

Posted on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 04:30 AM

The Planning Services Division would like your comments on a proposal to:

  • Define a “Neighbourhood Clinic” as “a ‘Medical Office’ for the practice of not more than three ‘Health Professionals’ and intended to serve the local residential area”
  • Permit a “Neighbourhood Clinic” within the existing building
  • Establish a parking requirement of no less than 7 parking spaces and no more than 10 parking spaces
  • Establish any other related development parameters

at 2129 Arthur Street East.

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Mayor golfing

Enbridge Gas Mayor’s Mulligan Returns for an Important Year in Support of PRO Kids

Posted on Monday, August 23, 2021 01:00 PM

Mayor Bill Mauro is pleased to bring the Enbridge Gas Mayor’s Mulligan Golf Tournament back to Chapples golf course on Friday, Sept. 10. The event, now in its 17th year, has been a long-standing community tournament in support of PRO Kids, and this year, as kids and families recover from the impacts of COVID-19, this is more important than ever. 

“I am so proud and appreciative of the work that PRO Kids does in our community,” said Mayor Bill Mauro. “Being part of a team, organization,...

Applicant Site Plan

Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment at 3200 Lloyd Street

Posted on Monday, August 16, 2021 12:15 PM

The Planning Services Division would like your comments on a proposal to:

  • To rezone a portion of the lands from the “R5” – Residential Future Zone to the “R1” – Residential Zone One
  • Reduce the minimum required lot frontage for lots with Municipal Water Services and Private Septic Systems to 30.0 metres from 60.0 metres
  • Reduce the minimum required lot area for lots with Municipal Water Services and Private Septic Systems to 2,100 square metres from 10,000 square metres.
  • Establish any other related development...