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  • City launches Name the Plow Contest
    North Bay, ON – May 26, 2023 – The City of North Bay is asking residents to help name five of its snowplows ahead of the 2023/24 winter season.
  • Rotary Splash Pad opening for the season
    North Bay, ON – May 25, 2023 – The Family of Rotary Splash Pad will open for the season this Friday at 3 p.m.
  • City of North Bay to Celebrate National Public Works Week
    North Bay, ON – May 16, 2023 – The City of North Bay will be recognizing its public works professionals and the important work they do to keep our water flowing, our roads plowed, and our parks clean during National Public Works Week May 21-27.
  • New All Wheel Park coming North Bay’s Downtown Waterfront
    North Bay, ON – May 16, 2023 – The City of North Bay, in partnership with the Kiwanis Club of Nipissing, will be adding an exciting new All-Wheel Park to the Downtown Waterfront for individuals of all ages to enjoy.
  • City of North Bay kicks off Making Over Main Street project
    North Bay, ON – May 12, 2023 – The City of North Bay today launched the first major renovation of its Main Street in nearly 40 years, a project that will create an even brighter and more inviting Downtown with new sidewalks, roadway, stairs, railings, lighting and more.
  • Congratulations Nostalgia Rewind Contest Winners!
    North Bay, ON – May 11, 2023 – The North Bay Municipal Heritage Committee today announced the winners of its Nostalgia Rewind photo and video contest.
  • North Bay launches 2023 Armed Forces Day
    North Bay, ON – May 9, 2023 – Armed Forces Day will be returning to the North Bay Waterfront on June 7, 2023, with exciting air demonstrations, static displays and more.
  • North Bay to develop strategy to improve road safety
    North Bay, ON – May 3, 2023 – The City of North Bay is developing a Road Safety Strategy to establish goals, guidelines, and initiatives to help make North Bay’s streets and sidewalks even safer. 
  • Open House: Making Over Main Street
    North Bay, ON – May 3, 2023 – A Public Open House will be held at North Bay City Hall on Tuesday, May 9 from 3:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. regarding the Making Over Main Street reconstruction project.
  • City hires new Chief Administrative Officer
    North Bay, ON – May 2, 2023 – North Bay Council is pleased to announce the hiring of John Severino as the City’s next Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).
  • Widdifield Station Road closed due to flooding
    North Bay, ON – May 1, 2023 – Please be advised that a section of Widdifield Station Road between Highway 63 and Laughrin Road has been closed due to road flooding from the Little North River. City crews are monitoring the situation and will reopen the road once the flooding recedes.
  • Transit route extended to service Couchie Memorial Drive
    North Bay, ON – April 28, 2023 – Please be advised that North Bay Transit’s 1B Campus Special route will be extended to provide service to Couchie Memorial Drive beginning May 1.
  • City opens multi-use courts
    North Bay, ON – April 28, 2023 – North Bay’s multi-use courts located in the Downtown Waterfront are now open for the season and are available for unorganized or pick-up games on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Goods Exchange Day
    North Bay, ON – April 27, 2023 – In light of the last weekend’s rainy weather, the City of North Bay has scheduled another Goods Exchange Day for May 6.
  • Lakeshore Drive lane closure
    North Bay, ON – April 26, 2023 – Please be advised that a section of Lakeshore Drive will be reduced to a single lane between Riverbend Road and Junction Street for approximately one week starting Thursday at 7 a.m.
  • Main Street project starting at Downtown’s east end
    North Bay, ON – April 24, 2022 – The City of North Bay is adjusting its plans regarding the starting location of the reconstruction of Main Street this spring.
  • Tender issued for North Bay Community and Recreation Centre
    North Bay, ON – April 19, 2023 – The City of North Bay has initiated the next stage of selecting a general contractor to build the North Bay Community and Recreation Centre on Lakeshore Drive.
  • 2023 Asphalt Resurfacing Program
    North Bay, ON – April 17, 2023 – The City of North Bay plans to repave 23 sections of roadway this year as part of its annual asphalt resurfacing program.
  • City issues RFP for operational review
    North Bay, ON – April 11, 2023 – The City of North Bay is launching an operational review of all departments to identify areas of improvement and to help ensure the most efficient and effective use of public funds.
  • North Bay Arts and Culture Nights
    North Bay, ON – April 3, 2023 – The City of North Bay is seeking artists, entertainers and other creators interested in participating in a series of arts and cultural activities that will be taking place at the City’s waterfront this summer.
Gord Young
Communications Officer (705) 474-0626 x.2505