Public Notice: Rainy Lake Square Market Thursdays

We are getting ready for another year of Market Thursdays down at Rainy Lake Square.

Registration starts February 15th. In the meantime, read our Media Release and Frequently Asked Questions.

Public Notice: Committee of Adjustment


Take notice that a meeting of the Committee of Adjustment for the Corporation of the Town of Fort Frances will be held on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 5:30pm in the Committee Roo of the Fort Frances Civic Centre.

Find out more here: Public Notice - Committee of Adjustment

Public Notice: Bearskin Airlines - Stakeholder Impact Assessment Survey

We are asking stakeholders of the region to complete a survey as we will be evaluating the impact of Bearskin Airlines' decision to discontinue its services to and from Fort Frances. The survey will remain open until end-of-day February 9, 2024.

Letter from Martin Chitohwa, Economic Development Officer

There are three options to completing the form:

Event: Recreation Master Plan Open House

Town of Fort Frances Recreation Master Plan (RMP)

Read more and RSVP on our Facebook event

Date and Time: February 8th, 2024, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Memorial Sports Centre Auditorium


Public Notice: Public Communications Survey

Have your input on the Town of Fort Frances communications! Take our survey at

Public Notice: Media Release

From: The CAO and Mayor of the Town of Fort Frances

Re: Loss of Bearskin Airlines services effective May 11th, 2024

See Media Releases for the full release from the CAO and Mayor.

Public Notice: January is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month

Mayor Hallikas proclaims January 2024 as National Alzheimer's Awareness Month. A flag has been raised at the Civic Centre at 320 Portage Avenue to recognize the month.

Public Notice: Moffat Family Fund Applications

Accepting applications Monday, January 15, 2024 to Friday, March 1, 2024. Find out more at Moffat Family Fund.

Public Notice: Special Council Meeting - Dec 18, 2023



Notice is hereby given that the following Special Meeting of Council has been called in accordance with the Procedural By-Law and the Municipal Act to be held in the Council Chambers and the Council Committee Room, located at 320 Portage Ave Fort Frances, ON relating to:  CAO Recruitment

  • Monday, December 18, 2023 at 5:30 p.m.   

This meeting will be closed to the public pursuant to Section 239 (2) (b) of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001, c. 25 as amended.