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2017 Budgets

I have spent the last 8 hrs reading all these documents and I must say Thank you! To the municipality for putting them on line and being transparent with them. read more...

Limits of Fair and Objective Debate

In order to keep the discussion of local affairs within the limits of fair and objective debate, we should exercise some restraint when writing letters to the editor. read more...

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The Opportunities Canada Needs to Build the Next 150 Years of Business Success

Friday, February 17, 2017 - In this year of political and economic uncertainty, the St. Thomas & District Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Chamber
of Commerce, has identified Ten Ways to Build a Canada That Wins, a list of key opportunities Canada can seize right now to regain its competitiveness, improve its productivity and grow its economy.
Friday, February 17, 2017 - In this year of political and economic uncertainty, the St. Thomas & District Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, has identified Ten Ways to Build a Canada That Wins, a list of key opportunities Canada can seize right now to regain its competitiveness, improve its productivity and grow its economy. read more...

Transmission Pipeline Repair Completed

February 16, 2017 - 12:00pm - The Lake Huron Primary Water Supply System completed a repair of the transmission pipeline in the Denfield area. The transmission pipeline repair operation began at 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday February 15th when the water treatment plant was shut down, and crews isolated and drained the transmission pipeline.
February 16, 2017 - 12:00pm - The Lake Huron Primary Water Supply System completed a repair of the transmission pipeline in the Denfield area. The transmission pipeline repair operation began at 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday February 15th when the water treatment plant was shut down, and crews isolated and drained the transmission pipeline. read more...

County Budget Delivers Lower Than Anticipated Tax Rate

Central Elgin, (February 16, 2017) - At its February, 2017 meeting, Elgin County Council approved a $63,929,053 operating budget, with a 4.9 per cent levy increase in County taxes representing a 2.8% increase on the average home or approximately $41.
Central Elgin, (February 16, 2017) - At its February, 2017 meeting, Elgin County Council approved a $63,929,053 operating budget, with a 4.9 per cent levy increase in County taxes representing a 2.8% increase on the average home or approximately $41. read more...

Fire Chief Urges Residents to Install Smoke Alarms and Practice Home Fire Escape Plans

Municipality of Central Elgin - February 16, 2017 In the wake of a fatal fire in Brampton, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the Municipality of Central Elgin fire department wants to remind the public to make sure that they have working smoke
alarms on every storey of their home and outside all sleeping areas, and have practiced a home fire escape plan with everyone in their home.
Municipality of Central Elgin - February 16, 2017 In the wake of a fatal fire in Brampton, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the Municipality of Central Elgin fire department wants to remind the public to make sure that they have working smoke alarms on every storey of their home and outside all sleeping areas, and have practiced a home fire escape plan with everyone in their home. read more...

Speaker of the House of Commons Launches Speech Writing Contest for Canada's 150th

February 15, 2017 (St. Thomas, ON) - Karen Vecchio, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London (EML) and Official Opposition Critic for Families, Children and Social Development, is excited to invite young Canadians from across the country to participate in the Speakers' Speech Writing Contest. read more...

Transmission Pipeline Repair Initiated

February 15, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. - The Lake Huron Primary Water Supply System is undertaking a critical repair of the transmission pipeline in the Denfield area. The transmission
pipeline repair operation began at 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday February 15th when the water treatment plant was shut down, and crews started to close the mainline valves and drain the isolated pipeline. By 10:00 am, crews had completed excavating the pipeline and started the process to cut out and remove the damaged pipe.
February 15, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. - The Lake Huron Primary Water Supply System is undertaking a critical repair of the transmission pipeline in the Denfield area. The transmission pipeline repair operation began at 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday February 15th when the water treatment plant was shut down, and crews started to close the mainline valves and drain the isolated pipeline. By 10:00 am, crews had completed excavating the pipeline and started the process to cut out and remove the damaged pipe. read more...

Central Elgin Council Adopts 2017 Budget

Central Elgin Council approved the Municipality's 2017 Budget at its February 13th meeting. The budget has a 0.11% tax rate decrease for 2017. The total Central Elgin property tax levy (capital and operating) increase is 2.47% or $299,163 over
the 2016 levy.
Central Elgin Council approved the Municipality's 2017 Budget at its February 13th meeting. The budget has a 0.11% tax rate decrease for 2017. The total Central Elgin property tax levy (capital and operating) increase is 2.47% or $299,163 over the 2016 levy. read more...

Hydro One - Award of Excellence

An addendum to the agenda was introduced and passed to add Report CAO 09-17 Secondary Harbour Plan and By-law 2115 Secondary Harbour Agreement.
An addendum to the agenda was introduced and passed to add Report CAO 09-17 Secondary Harbour Plan and By-law 2115 Secondary Harbour Agreement. read more...

2017 World Tubing Championships Announce Plan B – "BRING IT ON!"

St. Thomas, ON – Fluctuating weather conditions won't put a halt to the 2017 World Tubing Championships returning to St. Thomas this Family Day Weekend – Saturday, February 18th and Sunday, February 19th at the McCaig Family International Tubing Park (Bush Line and Sunset Drive) in St. Thomas.
St. Thomas, ON – Fluctuating weather conditions won't put a halt to the 2017 World Tubing Championships returning to St. Thomas this Family Day Weekend – Saturday, February 18th and Sunday, February 19th at the McCaig Family International Tubing Park (Bush Line and Sunset Drive) in St. Thomas. read more...

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Supporting the Arts in Canadian Communities

Year after year Port Stanley Festival Theatre is proud to present Canadian stories, performed by Canadian actors, written by Canadian playwrights and PSFT's 2017 Season
is no exception as we celebrate Canada's 150th.
Year after year Port Stanley Festival Theatre is proud to present Canadian stories, performed by Canadian actors, written by Canadian playwrights and PSFT's 2017 Season is no exception as we celebrate Canada's 150th. read more...

Art Action Comes Alive for 4th Annual Railway City Arts Crawl

St. Thomas, ON: The Railway City Arts Crawl is back for its 4th straight year.
St. Thomas, ON: The Railway City Arts Crawl is back for its 4th straight year. read more...

Portside Gallery Miniature Art Show

Once again Portside Gallery is having a Miniature Art Show. It was missed by the public as well as the artists.
Once again Portside Gallery is having a Miniature Art Show. It was missed by the public as well as the artists. read more...

Setting the Stage for 2017

Port Stanley Festival Theatre held their Annual General Meeting on December 15th at the Theatre. The AGM is an opportunity for the Board and staff to share with Theatre Members, supporters and the public some of the work they've been doing over the last year, and their plans for the upcoming year.
Port Stanley Festival Theatre held their Annual General Meeting on December 15th at the Theatre. The AGM is an opportunity for the Board and staff to share with Theatre Members, supporters and the public some of the work they've been doing over the last year, and their plans for the upcoming year. read more...

Editorials

Port Stanley Harbour Business Plan

For years we have been hearing the same story, a business plan for the Port Stanley
harbour that actually makes money. From the 2009 Mark Conway Port Stanley Port Facility Feasibility Study and Business Plan, to the recent Port Stanley Harbour Budget discussions, the talk is always about the money that were going to make if we do this, or that, but never promising success for whatever decision we make.
For years we have been hearing the same story, a business plan for the Port Stanley harbour that actually makes money. From the 2009 Mark Conway Port Stanley Port Facility Feasibility Study and Business Plan, to the recent Port Stanley Harbour Budget discussions, the talk is always about the money that were going to make if we do this, or that, but never promising success for whatever decision we make. read more...

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