The CP Holiday Train will be making its annual stop in Schreiber on December 1, 2017! The Train is set to arrive in Schreiber at 2:45 pm will be stopped alongside Cenotaph Park beside the North Shore Harvest Food Cupboard until 3:30 pm! Performers include Colin James and Emma-Lee!
"The Holiday Train program is all about local food banks and food shelves and the critical role they play in our communities," said Keith Creel, CP's President and Chief Executive Officer. "People come for the beautifully-lit train and stay for the incredible show – all in the name of community. The holiday season is the best time of the year, and we look forward to bringing together thousands of Canadians and Americans this season for this incredibly important cause and a great time". The CP Holiday Train program launched in 1999 and has since raised more than C$13 million and four million pounds of food for communities along CP's routes in Canada and the United States The 2017 edition of the Holiday Train also concludes CP's Canada 150 celebrations and the Canadian train will feature the Spirit of Tomorrow car, which was part of the Canada 150 Train this past summer.
The Township of Schreiber encourages all community residents to bring non-parishable donations to the CP Holiday Train in Schreiber in support of the North Shore Harvest Food Cupboard!
Waste Reduction Week!
The Council of the Township of Schreiber is pleased to announce that October 16 - 22, 2017 is hereby proclaimed Waste Reduction Week in the Township of Schreiber!
As a municipality, we are commited to reducing our waste, conserving resources and educating our community about sustainable living. We recognize the generation of solid waste and the needless waste of resources as global problems and endeavour to take the lead in our community towards environmental sustainability!
The Township of Schreiber would like to congradulate Councillor Gustav "Bob" Krause in receiving the 25 years Long-Standing Service Award on behalf of the Government of Ontario in recognition of outstanding work in helping to build strong communities in Ontario as presented by the Honourable Bill Mauro, MPP (Thunder Bay—Atikokan), Minister of Municipal Affairs.
[caption id="attachment_3137" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] As Pictured the Honourable Michael Gravelle, MPP (Thunder Bay—Superior North), Minister of Northern Development and Mines (left), Township of Schreiber Councillor Gustav "Bob" Krause (centre) and the Honourable Bill Mauro, MPP (Thunder Bay—Atikokan), Minister of Municipal Affairs (right)[/caption]
Happy Labour Day Weekend From The Township of Schreiber! We Hope Everyone Enjoys This Long Weekend!
Our Office Will Be CLOSED For Labour Day on Monday September 4, 2017!
Will Will Re-Open On Tuesday September 5, 2017 With Our Fall/Winter Hours Of Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm!
"The Ties That Bind tells the story of a pivotal period in Canada’s earliest days and the incredible efforts made to keep the railway in Canada. Running tracks through the USA would have been much easier and less expensive but at the cost of our complete independence. Please watch the story in High Definition here.
The Township of Schreiber Would Like To Congratulate The Healthy Kids Community Challenge Superior North Greenstone Initiative In Their Success In Being Named One Of The Top 25 Children Health Blogs by Feespot!
As A Supporter Of The Healthy Kids Community Challenge Charter, The Township of Schreiber Along With Other Communities Across The Region Look To Promote Healthier Lifestyles In Our Children And Support A Healthy Well-Being.
For More Information on the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Visit Their Website At HealthyKidsNorth.com
Schreiber Activation Revitalization Committee (Schreiber ARC) Successfully Completes Beach Volleyball Court Project
TheYouth Ran Committee of Council, Schreiber ARC, Is Proud To Announce That The Beach Volleyball Court Is Now OPEN for Recreational Use! --
Over the past few months the Schreiber ARC has fundrasied through movie nights to purchase a Beach Volleyball Court set.
The Beach Volleyball Court hopes to target youth & young adolescents in promoting a healthy active lifestyle for our community!
On August 3, 2017 Mayor Mark Figliomeni met with David de Launay, Deputy Minister of Northern Development and Mines and John Guerard, Director, Regional Economic Development, Northern Development and Mines who stopped by for a community update and a quick tour of the spectacular Schreiber Beach.
[caption id="attachment_2964" align="aligncenter" width="428"] L-R: Mayor Mark Figliomeni, David de Launay, Deputy Minister of Northern Development and Mines, and John Guerard, Director, Regional Economic Development Branch, Northern Development and Mines.[/caption]
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is preparing to undertake construction activities at the Slate Island Coast Guard Station, Patterson Island, Lake Superior , ON. The work is tentatively scheduled to commence August 4, 2017 and is anticipated to be completed by early October.