Posted on Friday, November 11, 2022 04:25 PM
Last fall, St. Catharines City Council authorized the sale of 320 Geneva St. to Penn Terra Group Limited, in an effort to redevelop surplus City lands into a blend of affordable, social and market housing.
This was to be the second large multiple-unit affordable housing building in the City, following Penn Terra's successful completion of 111 Church St. in 2020, which provided 127 new affordable units, and a first-of-its-kind project for the City of St. Catharines.
Both parties are disappointed to...
Posted on Monday, October 24, 2022 11:00 AM
The nominees are in for the 2022 St. Catharines Arts Awards, set to celebrate the most talented and creative minds in the community at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre on Nov. 29.
In total, there are 20 nominees for awards in four categories: Established Artist, Emerging Artist, Arts in Education, and Making a Difference. One special patron will also be recognized with the Patron of the Arts award during the ceremony.
Nominees for the Arts in Education Award are Rachel Rensink-Hoff,...
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 04:15 PM
At the official opening, the City of St. Catharines announced a joint donation of $20,000 from Effort Trust and the Cullen family towards the community’s first public labyrinth.
City staff and Councillors were joined by the sponsors and project partners including members of the Kiwanis Club of St. Catharines and The Valhalla Project Niagara to celebrate the milestone at Fairview Park.
“These community partnerships support our efforts to create more inclusive, welcoming spaces, while...
Posted on Monday, October 17, 2022 10:21 AM
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the City of St. Catharines will hold a public meeting on the 7th day of November 2022, at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers (virtual) in order to consider proposed changes to fees, in accordance with Section 7 of the Building Code Act.
PURPOSE AND EFFECT – The City of St. Catharines is proposing to amend the City’s Rates and Fees By-law 2022-128, Being a By-law under the Building Code Act respecting construction, demolition, change of use, occupancy,...
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2022 12:00 AM
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the municipality of the City of St. Catharines passed Parkland Dedication By-law No. 2022-173 on the 26th day of September, 2022, under section 42 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended;
AND TAKE NOTICE that any person or organization may appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal under section 42 (4.9) of the Planning Act, in respect of the Parkland Dedication By-law, by filing with the Clerk of the municipality of the City of St. Catharines on or before the...