Hours of Operation for Fort Erie Municipal Offices Updated
Beginning Tuesday, January 4, 2022, the Town of Fort Erie will be changing its hours of operation at municipal offices from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. This change aligns Fort Erie's hours of operation with all other municipalities in Niagara.
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1927 - A 20 foot high barbed wire fence is strung across the Canadian approach to the Peace Bridge. It is guarded by the border patrol to prevent “alien smugglers and liquor runners” from crossing. (Buffalo Courier Express, Jan. 28, 1927)
1936 - Fort Erie holds a Memorial Service for King George V. Mayor W.T. Malkin and six ministers participated. (FEHM Files)
1939 - The Old Fort Erie Co., producers of wines and champagne since the late 1920's, sells their property on Garrison Road to Bright's Wines. (FEHM Files)
1977 - The Blizzard of '77 shuts down the city of Fort Erie. Many residents are stranded in their homes for days. (Many Voices, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Museum Board, 1996, p. 243)