Posted on Monday, November 27, 2023 12:30 PM
The Town of Fort Erie Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC) continues to work on ways to make our community more accessible.
In partnership with the StopGap Foundation, funding for a pilot project was made available to provide a temporary ramp into stores that have one step between 2” and 9”.
“The temporary ramp will help to increase accessibility into existing businesses by removing barriers for persons with disabilities, mothers with strollers, and people using walkers or canes,” stated AAC...
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023 12:30 PM
Fort Erie to host Mayor's Forum on Diversity and Inclusion
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FORT ERIE (October 12, 2023) – The "Mayor's Forum on Diversity and Inclusion" to be held Friday, November 10, 2023, from 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, will be a transformative gathering to effect change and foster inclusive spaces in our community.
In partnership with the Fort Erie Diversity and Inclusion Coalition, this event brings together thought leaders, professionals, activists, and advocates from diverse...
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023 03:54 PM
Fort Erie: A Community for Everyone
FORT ERIE (September 22, 2023) – On September 18, 2023, Town of Fort Erie Council approved By-law No. 136-2023, which adopted the 2023-2026 Corporate Strategic Plan (CSP) that identifies priorities that will lead the municipality over the next four years.
Council created a new Vision: “Fort Erie: A Community For Everyone” that ties in each Strategic Objective statement for the six key pillars.
Sustainable, reliable access to local health care
A community …. where...
Posted on Thursday, September 07, 2023 03:58 PM
FORT ERIE (September 07, 2023) – The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) has selected the Fort Erie Fire Department as the recipient of one of 20 bursaries to develop mental wellness programs. Each bursary is worth a total of $10,000. The Fort Erie Fire Department will use this gift to ensure our firefighters have the mental wellness tools and resources to face challenging situations. The OAFC is dedicated to enhancing mental health and resilience among Ontario firefighters....
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023 02:04 PM
FORT ERIE (August 31, 2023) – Town of Fort Erie leaders joined more than 1,700 participants from approximately 444 municipalities across Ontario at the 2023 Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference held from August 21 to August 23 in London, Ontario.
AMO is the top educational forum for municipal governments, connecting municipal officials directly with elected Ontario government to identify solutions to the most significant challenges municipalities face today. AMO...