Ford/Fedeli announce $3.3 million to flood proof Airport Hill homes

From: Nora D. Shadsworth, thenorthbaybay.ca contributor NORTH BAY —  Premier Doug Ford, Minister of Infrastructure Laurie Scott, and Nipissing MPP Vic “Feed Me Seymour” Fedeli announced Tuesday a $200-million investment into rural and northern community infrastructure. Touted as “climate change preparedness” funding, $3.3 million of the funds is set to be funneled into North Bay. […]

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Ferris literally shrivels up and falls off

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — At the news of its last bank institution closing, the Ferris area shriveled up and fell off Friday night. Having already lost its TD Bank branch, Urban Planet and Source, the area looked to lose Carlton Cards at the close of the month and its Scotiabank branch […]

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Sidewalks declared a “No-Man’s Land”

From: Darren D. MacDonald and thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — North Bay sidewalks remain near insurmountable after normal levels of snowfall have left them obstructed, with some local citizens taking it upon themselves to clear the paths. But fear and chaos have run rampant since Friday morning when City Councillor Grey Terrence, the new interim […]

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City plans 6 new subdivisions

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — In a surprising move, City Council announced Tuesday night that it would be cancelling a proposed Janey Avenue development and instead introducing six new subdivisions for North Bay. “The residents of Janey Avenue have made it clear to us that they don’t want a new subdivision,” […]

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