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Thunder Bay - Marina Park - Private Property?

Thunder Bay – Marina Park – Private Property?

Noticed this fence south of the boat launch parking lot. I assume this has something to do with the construction contract recently awarded to Bruno Contracting. Rec trail extension, street extension and landscaping. The area directly south of the trees is the proposed site of the waterfront location of Waterfront Art Gallery. A sign on […]

Thunder Bay - Calgary 2018 Part 3

Thunder Bay – Calgary 2018 Part 3

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary. Hot sunny midsummer day had few birds hanging around. The few that were there were sitting in the shade. Don’t blame them. Click on any image to enlarge Breakfast at Denny’s Hot and sunny day so what birds were hanging around the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary. Female Wood Duck Red Tailed Hawk? Another […]

Thunder Bay – Private Pot Store ‘Opt-Out’ Question To Go To Thunder Bay City Council

Private pot store ‘opt-out’ question to go to Thunder Bay City Council The question of whether or not Thunder Bay will allow privately-run pot shops next year will go before city council, the city manager says. The Ontario government will give the province’s municipalities a one-time chance to “opt-out” of allowing the stores within their […]

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

Double click on any image to enlarge Another Thunder Bay hero risking his life in order to ride his bicycle on the street where it belongs. Hmmm…construction fence gone up at the south end of Marina Park.   I wonder what they are going to do?  Rec trail extension, road extension, landscaping, maybe some site work […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

The Pearl Street entrance crows. Some bare areas were mulched Beaver work around the Pool 6 pond The path the beaver uses to drag the tree to the water A male American Goldfinch sitting in a tree that was just a little too far away for my camera. I have become fascinated with this group […]

Thunder Bay – Dew Drop Inn Seeing Christmas Numbers

Dew Drop Inn seeing Christmas numbers High numbers of Dew Drop Inn patrons that were seen only at Christmas and other holidays have now become the norm forcing volunteers to restructure their meal service. Michael Quibell, supervisor of the Dew Drop Inn said they have been very busy and served 1,304 more meals this July […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Took a lot of bee photos today. Options were limited. Click on any image to enlarge. Finally, eight years since the 2010 road contract was completed, the City of Thunder Bay has finally seen fit to replace the section of sidewalk that was not replaced back then.  Why was it not replaced back then?  The […]

Thunder Bay – Health Centre Board Signs Off On Agreement

Health centre board signs off on agreement Clinic’s board of physicians ratifies tentative agreement with striking workers, ending the 128-day strike The four-month strike at the Port Arthur Health Centre is officially over. The board of physicians on Wednesday announced they had ratified the tentative agreement reached with the union representing the striking workers, one […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

Double click on any image to enlarge Banning Street is finally complete. Well, all except the landscaping work.  Took a year and a half. Yellow dots on trees mean its adopted and will be vaccinated.  Green means that the City of Thunder Bay will pay for vaccination.  No dot means the tree will be cut […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Once again, why is the City of Thunder Bay not forcing organizations to remove posters from city property? Looks like crap. The life of an urban tree is a hard one. Court Street still a ways away from being open. Not sure. Chickadee A warbler of some sort sign is back up MV Tim S. […]