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This day in our history

Provided by the Fort Erie Museum

1930 - Captain Jack Sanderson flies the first Fleet plane flown in Canada. (Times-Review 1895-1995 Centennial Souvenir Edition, p. 36)

1952 - Ontario Jockey Club purchases the Niagara Racing Association and its charter. In 1953, reconstruction to the racetrack is valued at $3.5 million. (FEHM Files, Fort Erie Racetrack)

1974 - A & W Drive-In opens on Garrison Road. It took over the site of the Krazy Roof Drive-In. (FEHM Files)

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  • MEDIA RELEASE (June 20, 2017) Palmwood Property Identified in Waterfront Strategy for Redevelopment
  • MEDIA RELEASE (June 19, 2017) Fort Erie Hires Jeremy Inglis as New Deputy Fire Chief
  • Water & Wastewater Master Servicing Plan
  • Committee of Adjustment-Current Minor Variance Application Hearings
  • Committee of Adjustment-Consent Application Hearing
  • Events
  • Let's Get Cooking (6/27)
  • Bridges CHC- Social Group (6/27)
  • Good Night- Sleep Tight (6/27)
  • Bridges CHC- Citizens Against Poverty (6/28)
  • Birds of Fort Erie (6/28)
  • Ask A Social Worker (6/29)
  • Canada 150 Celebrations: Heritage Displays (6/30)
  • Canada 150 Celebrations: Heritage Displays (7/1)
  • Canada 150 Celebrations: Parade (7/1)
  • Canada Day Fireworks (7/1)
  • Canada 150 Celebrations: Heritage Displays (7/2)
  • Family Day at the Races (7/2)
  • Quit Smoking Group (7/4)
  • Diabetes Hot Topics (7/6)
  • Ridgeway Summer Festival (7/9)