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Statement from Mayor Steele regarding updates on security concerns at Sun Retreats Sherkston Shores

Posted on Tuesday, July 16, 2024 12:00 PM

Yesterday, I was joined by Ward 4 Councillor Monique Aquilina for a meeting with the Sun Retreats Sherkston Shores management team, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS), Niagara EMS, Port Colborne Fire & Emergency Services, the City’s By-Law Services and senior staff at the City to discuss the issues experienced at Sherkston Shores over the Canada Day long weekend. During the meeting, the group developed a collaborative plan to ensure similar issues are avoided and/or are addressed more...

Young Hopf-Wagner Culvert Replacement begin July 15

Posted on Tuesday, July 09, 2024 11:48 AM

Beginning on July 15, 2024, County Line Construction Inc. is scheduled to replace the Young Hopf-Wagner culvert on Brookfield Road. The anticipated completion date is July 26, 2024.

During the construction, the City will make every effort to minimize impacts to residents. Clear signage and detours will be provided to direct traffic. No work will be performed on weekends.

Please see the map below for more details.

Questions? Contact Public Works at 1-905-228-8130.

CHN July 2024

City Hall News - July 2024

Posted on Thursday, July 04, 2024 01:47 PM

Here’s what you will find in our July 2024 edition of City Hall News:

  • A message from the CAO
  • July events
  • June Recap
  • Community Concert Series schedule
  • Canal Days 2024 
  • Council Meeting Recap 
  • and more! 

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Mayor Steele

Statement from Mayor Steele regarding recent security incidents at Sun Retreats Sherkston Shores

Posted on Wednesday, July 03, 2024 02:53 PM

Over the Canada Day long weekend, there were several significant security issues at the Sun Retreats Sherkston Shores resort in Port Colborne. These issues were very serious and required the Niagara Regional Police Services (NRPS) to deploy additional resources, including its Public Order unit to the property. 

I am deeply concerned about these security issues, which included a range of problems from possible armed persons, fights, sexual assaults, drug poisoning, and more. 

On behalf of Council,...

Canal Days 2024 with GIO

Port Colborne announces bands and festival details for the 2024 Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival

Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024 12:56 PM

Port Colborne was buzzing this morning as Mayor William Steele welcomed media, sponsors and special guests to share the musical lineup and festival details for the 2024 Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival, presented by GIO Rail.

Set to take place Friday, August 2 to Monday, August 5, the 46th annual festival promises to deliver another amazing long weekend of music, family-friendly fun, spectacular fireworks, delicious food, and so much more.

Musical lineup

The Canal Days main stage is once again...