NewsNow E-Edition December 1, 2022

Municipal Niagara

Niagara Regional Council adopts mandatory mask by-law to combat spread of COVID-19

Last night, July 23, as part of their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, Niagara Regional Council approved a by-law making it mandatory to wear a face covering or non-medical mask in enclosed public places.     The by-law comes into ...

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WL council approves $42K benefit package for itself

The Township of West Lincoln council voted at its Monday meeting to give itself a benefit package which could cost taxpayers as much as $42,000. With the mayor of West Lincoln receiving just under $30,000 annually and councillors ...

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Major retirement development set for Beamsville

Earlier this month, Lincoln Council approved the development of a 114-unit retirement residence, slated to cost $25 million dollars to build and bring to market. Emshih Developments Inc. of Burlington purchased a portion of the fo ...

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Hamilton’s loss is Lincoln’s gain

Mike Williscraft, Mike Kirkopoulos, Mayor Sandra Easton ...

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Grimsby mayoral candidates debate hot button issues

The room at the Casablanca Inn was packed last Wednesday night as voters came out to ask questions of the four mayoral hopefuls as the Grimsby Chamber of Commerce hosted Votefest 2014. The Livingston Avenue extension, the tar and ...

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Lincoln candidates weigh in on issues

Twelve of the candidates vying for a seat on Lincoln council all care a great deal about their town. They are also all committed to doing their best to serve the needs of the residents of Lincoln. So how to decide? Candidate Nicho ...

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Four-way race for Grimsby mayor’s seat

Grimsby residents will have their work cut out for them with four candidates vying for the mayor’s seat. BOB BENTLEY Life-long Grimsby resident, married with two grown children. Retired from Arcelor Mittal Dofasco after 41 years ...

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Five contenders seek mayoral seat in West Lincoln

A ton of experience highlights the five-candidate mayoral race in West Lincoln. JOHN GLAZIER As a retiree, John Glazier says he will be able to devote “all my time” to being mayor, if elected. Having lived in West Lincoln sinc ...

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Five contest race for vacated Lincoln mayor’s chair

Lincoln residents can look forward to the most hotly contested mayoral race in decades with five solid candidates in the race for the mayor’s chair. ROB CONDOTTA Rob Condotta has been a resident of Lincoln for 26 years. He and h ...

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Grimsby’s Dave Finch bows out

Grimsby’s Dave Finch has withdrawn his nomination papers and will not run for another term as a Ward 3 alderman. “I will not be running for Ward 3 Alderman in Grimsby. I have withdrawn my nomination papers today,” ...

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Zimmerman will not run

"It’s time to close the chapter on this part of my political career." ...

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Municipal election 2014 — information to note

The next regular municipal election will be held on October 27, 2014. The following links take you to the municipal election websites for the various municipalities in West Niagara: Town of Grimsby — election information Tow ...

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