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Month: June 2018

Notice: Heritage Committee Meeting July 4 – 33 Victoria Terrace


IMAGE CREDIT:  KATE SHARROW VIA FACEBOOK

The Grimsby Heritage Committee will be sitting on July 4th (6PM @ Town Hall) and like the heat outside, there will be at least one HOT agenda item, the intention to designate 33 Victoria Terrace as a heritage property.  For those who might be new to Grimsby, this is in the  historical “Grimsby Beach” area. Continue reading

The Standard: Quirk & NPCA Present Different Stories on Controversial Flyers

As we wrote in our previous post here, there has been some controversy as to whether flyers from the NPCA that featured a full-fledged bio of Grimsby’s Regional Councillor may be considered campaign material.  Councillor Quirk has already filed his nomination paperwork for re-election, pending certification. Continue reading

Notice: Shape Niagara Event (Thursday June 21)

The Region will be hosting a “Shape Niagara” event tonight (Thursday, June 21) from 5pM-7PM at the Fleming Centre, Beamsville.  This will be a public information session on the development of a new strategic plan for Regional Council.

Although many people feel like Regional Council isn’t listening it’s still important to show up when these opportunities arise. Please participate if you can.

Site Link:  https://www.niagararegion.ca/shapeniagara/default.aspx

Casablanca & Livingston Extension (Woodlot) EA Public Information Event (June 20th)

There will be a Public Information Centre on the Casablanca and Livingston Environmental Assessments (EAs) being conducted by the Region.

The PIC will be open tonight (June 20th) from 5PM to 8PM at the Casablanca Winery Inn with a presentation at 6PM.

The EA on the Livingston Avenue Extension has been a controversial topic as it will examine whether to plow through the Greenbelt and Irish Woodlot with a road that most see as unnecessary.

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Notice: Council Meeting (June 18th) / P&D Section 37 (June 19th)

With temperatures finally climbing, if you feel a need to beat the heat… Town Hall is always a great place to do so during the week.  And this week will offer up quite a few opportunities to do so.

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Notes: Planning & Development Committee (Century Condos) – May 29, 2018

May 29 – Planning & Development Committee Notes

Official Agenda: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents?expanded=542,773,89907&preview=94513

Official Minutes: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents?preview=94709

There was another great turnout for the Century Condos revised proposal (21, 23, 25 Main St. E. And 6 Doran Avenue) “open house” at the May 29thPlanning & Development Committee meeting.

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