Media Release

Recreational fires in Fort Erie allowed between 4 p.m. and 11 p.m. only

FORT ERIE (September 20, 2021) The Fort Erie Fire Department wants to remind Fort Erie residents and visitors that recreational burning is allowed between 4 p.m. and 11 p.m. only. “Fort Erie’s Open-air Burning by-law consists of fair rules for having…

Fort Erie experiences successful second quarter for home renovation permits

FORT ERIE(August 20, 2021) Recently, Town staff published information about Fort Erie’s development, building and by-law statistics for the second quarter (Q2) of 2021. The Q2-2021 was an encouraging quarter with 79 permits issued for new residential with a permit…

Free local transit to EJ Freeland Community Centre until October 1

FORT ERIE (August 10, 2021) Residents of Fort Erie will be able to take Fort Erie Transit, free of charge, to the EJ Freeland Community Centre with the intentions of using their facility. Free transit service will run starting August…

Council approves new Fort Erie Animal Welfare, Protection and Control By-law

FORT ERIE (July 28, 2021) Recently, Council approved a new Animal Welfare, Protection and Control by-law to modernize and update the current animal by-laws and animal control services. The new by-law includes the five animal freedoms that protect animal welfare. The…

Fort Erie participating in Region-wide Virtual Canada Day event, ‘Canada Day the Niagara Way’

FORT ERIE (June 14, 2021) To celebrate Canada Day 2021, Fort Erie, along with the other Niagara Region municipalities, will be hosting a virtual and interactive Canada Day scavenger hunt, known as ‘Canada Day, the Niagara Way’ from June 25, 2021,…