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This day in our history

Provided by the Fort Erie Museum


1791 - British Parliament passes the Constitutional Act which divides the old Province of Quebec into two new provinces – Upper and Lower Canada. (Many Voices II, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Museum Board, 2004, p.272; www.canadiana.org.)


1875 - The Uebelhoer family sell Lot 13 to the Roman Catholic Episcopal Corporation of the Diocese of Toronto for $1.00 for a church at Windmill Point. (Many Voices, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Museum Board, 1996, p. 199)


1927 - Cornerstone laid for the new Bridgeburg High School (opened Sept. 1928). (Many Voices, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Museum Board, 1996, p. 154)


1942 - Town Council passes a motion to give lots in Bertie Township to men returning from the Second World War. (R. M. Disher, The Bertie Town Hall Story 1874 – 1974, Ridgeway, Ont.: Robert Disher, 1974, p. 30)


2003 - J. L. Kraft's descendants attend the unveiling of a provincial plaque commemorating Kraft who was raised and educated in Fort Erie. (OHF Heritage Matters, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 2004)

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Announcements
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Proposed Change to Increase Composition of Regional Council – Additional Member for West Lincoln
  • MEDIA RELEASE (November 14, 2017) Draft Southend Secondary Plan Includes Residential Opportunities Along the Niagara River
  • Town Advertising - November 9, 2017
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Zoning By-law Amendment (Town-initiated Housekeeping Amendment)
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Town-initiated Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment (Bertie Public School & Crystal Beach Public School)
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Redline Revision to Draft Plan of Subdivision (Hershey Estates)
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Zoning By-law Amendment (Brydgeview Townhouse Development)
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Draft Plan Applications for Vacant Land Condominiums (The Oaks at Six Mile Creek)
  • MEDIA RELEASE (November 7, 2017) Town Council Approves the Development of a Waverly Beach Ad Hoc Committee
  • MEDIA RELEASE (November 6, 2017) Fort Erie Transit Hosts Three Public Open Houses
  • MEDIA RELEASE (October 14, 2017) Town Council Asks Region to Continue Financially Supporting CIPs
  • We’re Still Here - 150 Years Plus | a FENFC Documentary 2017
  • Committee of Adjustment-Current Minor Variance Application Hearings
  • Committee of Adjustment-Consent Application Hearing
  • Events
  • Miss Conception At The Bell Tower (11/18)
  • Christmas In Canada (11/18)
  • Fort Erie Santa Claus Parade (11/18)
  • The Gaber & Bell Tower Artist Discovery Fall/Winter Exhibit (11/19)
  • Crystal Beach Indoor Market (11/19)
  • The Gaber & Bell Tower Artist Discovery Fall/Winter Exhibit (11/20)
  • Council-in-Committee Meeting (11/20)
  • Bridges CHC Social Group (11/21)
  • Relaxation Techniques (11/21)
  • Holiday Decorating with Shirley Opie (11/22)
  • Sizzy Saint & 905 Records Featuring Q FLEX The Raw Regime & More (11/25)
  • Crystal Beach Indoor Market (11/26)
  • Regular Council Meeting (11/27)
  • Let's Get Cooking (11/28)
  • Over 60's Luncheon (11/28)