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City of Opportunity platform for the upcoming municipal election
Robert McKenzie

City of Opportunity platform for the upcoming municipal election

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  August 29, 2022 (LSNews)   The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce has released its 2022 “City of Opportunity”
platform for the upcoming municipal election.  Based on three pillars of a strong, resilient community, the platform includes
ten actions recommended by Chamber Members in support of the development of opportunities for everyone in the
community of Thunder Bay. 

Over the next three weeks, the Chamber will be asking municipal candidates to endorse
the ten actions of the platform and will report back on each candidate’s response.

The Chamber’s initial City of Opportunity platform was developed for the 2018 Municipal Election and was wholly endorsed
by all twelve elected Councillors.  The 2022 platform builds on the work that has been done over the past 4 years, and
calls for:

Visionary Leadership through commitments to:

  • leading by example
  • partnerships
  • openness
  • prudent spending

Economic Opportunity through commitments to:

  • less red tape
  • customer service standards
  • long-term thinking

Quality of Life through commitments to:

  • great neighbourhoods
  • safe streets
  • diversity and inclusion

“We feel that our 2018 platform was instrumental in communicating business priorities effectively to our current Council, and in driving results like the Program and Service Review, the Rethink zoning by-law, and the reduction of the 10-year average annual tax levy increase from 3.36% to 2.95%,” said Charla Robinson, President. “Our 2022 platform builds on the work that has been done over the past four years, including addressing concerns about cohesion among Council members and between Council and City Administration.”

Candidates will have until September 21 to respond to the Chamber’s survey, and responses will be published in early October.  Read the 2022 City of Opportunity platform at  www.tbchamber.ca/SayYes

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    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA ~~~~~  April 13, 2022 (LSNews)  Grand Marais, WTIP Community Radio is thrilled to announce the lineup for the 2022 Radio Waves Music Festival, Sept. 9 to 11, at Sweetheart’s Bluff in the Grand Marais Recreation Area. This marks the 15th year of this family-friendly festival, which features an array of diverse local and regional acts that span musical genres from folk singer-songwriters, classic country, R & B, rap and alt-rock to funk, zydeco and New Orleans jazz. The event showcases three days of live music under the big sky and bright stars on the North Shore of Lake Superior

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  • WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival
    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA ~~~~~  April 13, 2022 (LSNews)  Grand Marais, WTIP Community Radio is thrilled to announce the lineup for the 2022 Radio Waves Music Festival, Sept. 9 to 11, at Sweetheart’s Bluff in the Grand Marais Recreation Area. This marks the 15th year of this family-friendly festival, which features an array of diverse local and regional acts that span musical genres from folk singer-songwriters, classic country, R & B, rap and alt-rock to funk, zydeco and New Orleans jazz. The event showcases three days of live music under the big sky and bright stars on the North Shore of Lake Superior

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  • TBSO ANNOUNCES FURTHER DELAY IN TICKET SALES
    TBSO ANNOUNCES FURTHER DELAY IN TICKET SALES

    TBSO ANNOUNCES FURTHER DELAY IN TICKET SALES

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  September 3, 2022 (LSNews)  The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra is announcing an update to ticket sales for their 62nd season. Tickets were to be on sale Monday, September 5th but that date has been updated. Sales of Select 6 and Select 10 packages will begin Saturday September 10, with single tickets to follow.

    The Thunder Bay Community Auditorium Box Office will be open Saturday September 10 from 10 am to 2 pm. And will be available for in-person sales from 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm every Wednesday, beginning September 14, from 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

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    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    WTIP Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

    COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA ~~~~~  April 13, 2022 (LSNews)  Grand Marais, WTIP Community Radio is thrilled to announce the lineup for the 2022 Radio Waves Music Festival, Sept. 9 to 11, at Sweetheart’s Bluff in the Grand Marais Recreation Area. This marks the 15th year of this family-friendly festival, which features an array of diverse local and regional acts that span musical genres from folk singer-songwriters, classic country, R & B, rap and alt-rock to funk, zydeco and New Orleans jazz. The event showcases three days of live music under the big sky and bright stars on the North Shore of Lake Superior

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