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Amherstburg seeks demolition costs for old arena

Representatives from several different demolition companies visited the site of the mothballed AMA Arena in Amherstburg this week as the town looks to determine the cost of tearing down the old, single-pad building. 286 more words

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Ontario farmer granted meeting with Wynne after Facebook rant about soaring hydro costs

Libby Keenan’s Facebook rant over soaring hydro costs has prompted a face-to-face meeting with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne this Wednesday at Queen’s Park.

Keenan wrote Wynne an open letter on social media detailing the struggle to keep her Amherstburg horse farm financially afloat. 480 more words

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Amherstburg farmer gets face time with Wynne over hydro costs

Libby Keenan’s Facebook rant over soaring hydro costs has prompted a face-to-face meeting with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne this Wednesday at Queen’s Park.

Keenan wrote Wynne an open letter on social media detailing the struggle to keep her Amherstburg horse farm financially afloat. 452 more words

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Amherstburg budget approved in principle with 1.89% increase

Amherstburg council approved in principle a 2017 budget that beefs up the town’s capital works program with a 1.89 per cent increase to the municipal rate that will add $33 to the average tax bill. 371 more words

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Amherstburg clearing snow from all town sidewalks this winter

Anyone living next to a municipal sidewalk in Amherstburg can put away that snow shovel for the rest of winter.

Taking a detour from 2017 budget deliberations Monday night, council approved a pilot project that will see town employees clear and salt all 58 kilometres of municipal sidewalks and trails. 496 more words

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Amherstburg police release surveillance photo of early morning smash and grab

Police have released surveillance photos of an early morning smash and grab at an Amherstburg convenience store in the hope someone will recognize the culprit. 88 more words

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Benefit for late father of four raises estimated $40K

Organizers of a benefit for the family of the late Adam Pouget are hailing the event as a success, with hundreds in attendance and thousands of dollars raised. 470 more words

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