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Read about the Thunder Bay Courthouse, Transit changes, Take a Survey, Vote for Me Program, Pancake Breakfast and the Chambers Lunch and Learn
Thunder Bay Courthouse News
We have been told to expect some of the Courthouse staff to begin moving in starting April 1st.
Superior Court first official day is April 7th.
Provincial Court first official day is April 14th.
Effective Sunday, March 30 at the start of service, the #1 Mainline & #3 Memorial routes will change to service the new Consolidated Courthouse located on Miles St.
For more information visit the Transit website
The following stops will be removed:
- George & Simpson - Eastbound (1 Mainline)
- Brodie & Victoria - Southbound (1 Mainline & 3 Memorial)
- Miles & May - Westbound (1 Mainline)
- Miles & North - Westbound (1 Mainline)
- May & Leith - Southbound (3 Memorial)
The following stops will be added:
- May & Miles - Southbound (3 Memorial)
- Miles & Courthouse - Wesbound (1 Mainline)
- Miles & Courthouse - Eastbound (1 Mainline)
- Victoria & Centennial Square - Eastbound (1 Mainline)
- Victoria & Vickers - Westbound (1 Mainline)
- Simpson & George - Southbound (1 Mainline)
- Simpson & Victoria - Northbound (1 Mainline)
To facilitate this change, buses will be parking at City Hall Terminal on the following streets:
1 Mainline to Current River - May St.
1 Mainline to Westfort - Brodie St.
2 Crosstown - Donald St.
3 Memorial to County Park or Jumbo Gardens - Donald St.
3 Memorial to Northwood or Airport - May St.
8 James - Brodie St.
12 East End - Donald St.
Evening Airport/James - Donald St.
Help us with a Quick Survey
We Need your Help would you please take a couple of minutes and answer these 10 quick Quick Questions.
"Vote For Me"
On May 25th the Lakehead Social Planing Council along with Lake Superior News, with support from the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce, are hosting a "Vote For Me" Program and Education Forum for prospective candidates in the upcoming Oct 27th election. It will be held in the Lake Superior Art Gallery which will provide future members of council to see our area and hopefully, when elected, work with your BIA to improve our area.
Lunch and Learn Thunder Bay Chamber
Do’s and Dont's of Hiring Employees
April 8th, from 12:00 - 1:30 pm, to discuss how your organization can conduct an effective job interview without violating the Human Rights Code (Ontario) or the Human Rights Act (Federal). Focus will also be on the essential “order of operations” when making a job offer and the “must haves” in any employment contract.
Presented by Mary Catherine Chambers, Buset & Partners LLP
The other night at our AGM for the BIA, Craig stood up and quickly spoke of an idea that he has been brewing and would love to see become a reality.
The intention is to promote our neighbourhood in a positive and productive manner.
If you are interested, have questions, have ideas, PLEASE, by all means, let us know through responding to this email that you can show up to a meeting here, at The Blue Door Bistro on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2 @ 7PM! Our phone number is 623-5001....you can call to also RSVP (just not during lunch, please & thanks). Furthermore, I am not at all intending to leave anyone out of this conversation, so, if you talk with fellow business owners and talk about this, if they don't know, fill them in, pass this email along, tell them to join us...
Hollie & Craig
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