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Closing of Alma Street Road Allowance

Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2022 11:46 AM

Take Notice that the Council of the City of Port Colborne will hold a public meeting to consider a by-law to stop up and close part of:

Alma Street legally described as Alma St. PL 843 Port Colborne lying west of Welland St. Except RO689134: Port Colborne. (Lying west of 302 Welland St., East of Canal Bank Road and north of 46 Fraser Street).

The proposed by-law will come before Council for consideration at its regular meeting to be held:

Date:             ...

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City Hall News - May 2022

Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2022 10:50 AM

The May 2022 edition of City Hall News is now available on our website, or you can read it in today's Port Colborne Leader/Niagara This Week. 

This month's edition focuses on ways to PORTicipate this May, including: May is Museum Month and they want you to share your ideas with them for their 5-year Strategic Plan; pick up new Take and Make crafts and S.T.E.A.M Activity Kits from the Library; join the Library on May 7 for FREE Comic Book Day; bring garbage and debris from around your property...

Rendering of Waterfront Centre

Architect hired to design waterfront centre in Port Colborne

Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 03:09 PM

The plan to construct a waterfront centre in Port Colborne took a big step forward at last night’s council meeting with the hiring of an architect.

The process of evaluating proposals started in mid-February and was entrusted to a committee of city staff from several departments with different areas of expertise. “We received ten proposals in total. Most of them were excellent, which made it very difficult to narrow down the pool to just one,” said Gary Long, manager of strategic initiatives.

Council...

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Showing pride in our community, one clean neighbourhood at a time

Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 12:10 PM

Port Colborne’s Community Safety & Enforcement Department are hosting clean community days on May 14 and June 11, where the community can dispose of refuse and debris from their property, for FREE!

Details about the upcoming Clean Community Days:

  • Saturday, June 11, 2022
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Engineering & Operations Centre north parking lot, 1 Killaly Street West.

“We know these last few years have been...

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Top five things to know if you own or rent a short-term rental in Port Colborne

Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 09:17 AM

With summer quickly approaching, Port Colborne staff are wanting to make sure both owners and renters of short-term rentals are aware of their responsibilities to help maintain a vibrant community.

Classified as dwelling units of various sizes that are rented for a term of less than 28 days, short-term rentals are increasing in popularity due the community’s proximity to the waterfront. Here are the top five things renters and owners need to know about short-term rentals, such as bed & breakfasts,...