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2018 Municipal & School Board Elections

Are you interested in running for office in the 2018 Municipal & School Board Elections or becoming a Third Party Advertiser?  

Please register to attend an Information Session scheduled for Wednesday June 27, 2018 at 6:30 pm in Council Chambers, Civic Centre, 320 Portage Avenue, Fort Frances.

Ministry staff will provide attendees with information on a variety of topics.

2018 Municipal & School Board Elections

Confirm you're on the list to vote in the 2018 Municipal and School Board elections this fall.  Click on the below button.

More information related to these elections can be obtained by contacting Elizabeth (Lisa) Slomke, Clerk/Returning Office.

 

Temporary Road Closure

To accommodate the Fort Frances Canadian Bass Championship, Front Street south of the Shevlin Wood Yard between Minnie Avenue and Butler Avenue shall be closed to through traffic from Friday July 13 at 8:00am to Monday July 23 at 4:00pm.

Scott Street is to be used as the alternate route for heavy truck traffic during this period.

Temporary Road Closure

To accommodate the Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Festival, Front Street south of the Shevlin Wood Yard between Minnie Avenue and Butler Avenue shall be closed to through traffic on Saturday June 30, 2018 between 7:30 am and 5:30 pm.

Scott Street is to be used as the alternate route for heavy truck traffic during this period.

 

Temporary Road Closure - Canada Day

Please note that a temporary road closure has been approved on Sunday July 1, 2018.  Route of the Canada Day parade is as follows:

- begins at Sorting Gap Marina at 11:00 a.m.
- west along Front Street
- north onto Armit Avenue
- west on Church Street
- ending at the Fort Frances Legion.

More information regarding the Canada Day Parade can be obtained from Rainy River Future Development Corporation.

Special Committee of the Whole Meeting

A special meeting of the Committee of the Whole of Council is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday April 24th, 2018 in the Council Chambers at the Civic Centre.

At this meeting Council will receive information related to an Addition to Reserve process and Council will further discuss litigation matters with the Town Lawyers, therefore a portion of the meeting will be held in camera.

Special Committee of the Whole Meeting

A special meeting of Committee of the Whole of Council is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. on Monday April 23, 2018 in the Committee Room at the Civic Centre.

At this meeting Council will receive advice from the Town Solicitor, therefore the majority of the meeting will be held in camera.

Notice of Surplus Land

TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Fort Frances has declared the property legally described as PCL BLK A-2 SEC SM211; Firstly Pt BLK A PL SM211 McIrvine Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and  a portion of 5, 48R2330 (5th Street - Industrial Park) surplus to the needs of the municipality and further that Council has approved disposal of said property to be completed via direct sale.

Public Notice - Zoning Amendments

TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Fort Frances Council has considered the following application submitted pursuant to the Planning Act, 1990 at the regular meeting Monday March 26, 2018 at 5:30 pm at the Civic Center 320 Portage Ave, Fort Frances, ON.

Special Committee of the Whole Meeting - BUDGET

A special meeting of Committee of the Whole of Council is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. on Monday April 2, 2018 in the Committee Room, Civic Centre.

At this meeting Council will further discuss the 2018 Capital Budget.