This committee was established to provide local perspective, guidance and expert strategic advisement in the delivery of economic development services in the City of Port Colborne and to serve in a non-governance capacity with a focus on provision of advice and recommendations for consideration.

Terms of reference:

By-law 6299/125/15

By-law 6326/06/16 amending


City Council Representatives:

Gary Bruno (Residential Development Committee, Chair)

Harry Wells

Port Colborne-Wainfleet Chamber of Commerce Representative:

Len Stolk, Stolk Construction

Downtown Port Colborne BIA Representative:

Jesse Boles

Main Street BIA Representative:


Business Community Representatives:

Marilyn Barton

Andrea Boitor

Angela Ferreira

Larry Fontaine (Industrial/Commercial/Small Business Committee Chair, Vice-Chair)

Kate Ostryhon-Lumsden, Re/Max Welland Realty

Kevin Reles

David Semley (EDAC Chair)

Upcoming agenda:


March 17, 2021



February 19, 2020


December 4, 2019

October 22, 2019

September 4, 2019

June 25, 2019

April 3, 2019

Upcoming meetings:

There is currently no meeting scheduled.