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This day in our history

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1976 - A controlled explosion demolishes the remains of the old Erie Beach Casino. It took days to wire up the explosives and a fraction of a second to bring it down. (Buffalo Courier Express, Feb. 12, 1976)


2006 - Elton Lammie from Fort Erie wins Bravo's first “Bathroom Diva” opera contest and performs with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra at Roy Thompson Hall. The local singer had no previous operatic experience. (Bathroom Divas, www.bathroomdivas.com)

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Announcements
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Public Notice - Adoption of 2016 General Capital and General Levy Operating Budget
  • Major Step Forward for Canadian Motor Speedway – Key Stakeholders Provide Full Support & Input To Finalize CMS Traffic Management Plan.
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Tribunal Decision - Black Creek Drainage Works 2014
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Public Meeting Scheduled for Feb 22 re:Food Trucks/Refreshment Vehicles
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Welland River Floodplain Mapping Project
  • Door to Door Water Scam
  • T. Roy Adams Humanitarian of the Year Award
  • Live Webcam of Greater Fort Erie Secondary School
  • Town of Fort Erie Waterfront Strategy- More information on how to participate here
  • Wintemute Street CLOSED at Central Avenue
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - 2016 Budget Meeting Schedule & By-law Dates
  • Central Avenue Bridge Construction Starts Friday, March 27, 2015
  • Events
  • Council-in-Committee (Corporate and Infrastructure Services Subdivisions) (2/16)
  • Bertie Historical Society Meeting (2/17)
  • Regular Council (General Levy & General Capital Budget By-law) (2/22)
  • Council-in-Committee (Planning Subdivision) (3/7)
  • Regular Council (3/14)
  • Bertie Historical Society Meeting (3/16)
  • Council-in-Committee (Corporate and Infrastrucutre Services Subdivisions) (3/21)
  • Regular Council (3/29)
  • Council-in-Committee (Planning Subdivision) (4/4)
  • Regular Council (4/11)
  • Council-in-Committee (Corporate and Infrastructure Services Subdivisions) (4/18)
  • Bertie Historical Society Meeting (4/20)
  • Regular Council (4/25)
  • Council-in-Committee (Planning Subdivision) (5/2)
  • Regular Council (5/9)