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The Township of Schreiber is pleased to welcome Terry Wright as the new Community Economic Development Manager. Terry Wright is certified in Economic Development and has worked for the Red Rock Indian Band for the past three years. We are excited to have Terry on board and look forward to having him in our community.
The Township of Schreiber gargbage collection will be uniterrupted with regular collection happening on Wednesday December 27 and recycling pick up happening on Thursday December 28.
The Terrace Bay/Schreiber Landfill site will be CLOSED on December 25, 26 and January 1.
Tipping Fees will be waived December 27, 29 and 30, 2017 during normal hours of operationg for household garbage ONLY!
Please Note: Wrapping paper is NOT recyclable and should go into the garbage.
Happening Thursday December 21, 2017 at 6:00 pm!
Council Will Be Hitting The Town With The Schreiber Fire Department Fire Truck To Giveaway Chamber Bucks To Random Homes Throughout The Town Who Have Christmas Lights or Holiday Decorations Celebrating The Season!
Please Note: that this means there will be NO first, second or third place prizes.
*~* Show Us Your Holiday Spirit! *~*
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]
"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!
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.
For more information please click the link below
The Township of Schreiber Municipal Office Summer Hours Are Monday to Friday; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. Summer Hours are in effect from May 23, 2017 to September 5, 2017.
The Township of Schreiber would like to thank everyone who came out to attend our Town Hall Meeting on Monday May 17, 2017. The purpose of this meeting was to present the Community Revitalization Project plans, timelines, and funding status. This is an exciting time for our community: The Community Revitalization Plan presented is NOT another study; it is the plan which will be implemented in the near future. The project has received sufficient funding to begin the design and engineering phase. Following successful design and engineering, the project will need to get through one more stage of grant lobbying prior to build. For anyone who missed the Town Hall Meeting, the powerpoint presentation is available to view here. We look forward to seeing this project come to life!
The Township of Schreiber Economic Development Department will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Monday May 15, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Schreiber Municipal Complex Room 124.
The meeting will feature an update and discussion on Schreiber's Community Revitalization Plan!
Everyone is welcome to attend!
The garbage pickup will be cancelled today and the recycling for Thursday will be cancelled as well. Both Garbage pickup and Recycling will be moved to Friday the 28th. For more information call the township of Schreiber at 824 2711.*
PDF VERSION AVAILABLE HERE
The Township of Schreiber is pleased to present the 3 - Year Strategic Plan for the community that was adobpted in 2016. Schreiber has created this strategy to beautify and connect the community in order to create a more sustainable place to live, work and invest. Schreiber hopes to become a beautiful
community brimming with history and spirit. We will leverage these elements to become a
landmark tourist destination in the region and across the nation.
-- PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT: BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED --
The Township of Schreiber and The Thunder Bay District Health Unit Would Like To Announce That The Boil Water Advisory For The Township Of Schreiber Is Now LIFTED as of 2:44 pm on Monday March 6, 2017.
-- PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT: BOIL WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR SCHREIBER --
A Boil Water Advisory Is Now In Effect For The Township Of Schreiber Until Further Notice!
All water for human consumption should be heated to a rolling boil for at least one minute.
for further information http://www.tbdhu.com/EH/WaterQuality/BWA/
or Contact Bill Pottruff,Public Health Inspector 807-625-5930/5958
After Hours call Nurse Registry at 623-7451 and ask for Public Health Inspector
Thank You For Your Patience And Cooperation.
Residents With Questions or Concerns Can Contact The Township Director Of Operations At:
807-824-2711 ext. 230
Congratulations to the following 2017 Winter Carnival Cash Draw Winners!
$1000 - Birgit McArthur
$500 - Laura Speziale
$300 - Geraldine Keating
$100 - Cecile Mayry
$100 - Gordon Fairservice
$100 - Doris Krause
$100 - Sandra Miller
$100 - Steven Mahoney
$100 - Chelsea Tremblay
$100 - Sandra miller
$100 - Marilyn Theriault
$100 - Kim Fairservice
$100 - Cecile Mayry
The Township of Schreiber Would Like To Thank All Businesses And Volunteer's Who Helped To Sell Tickets As Well As Everyone Who Participated In Purchasing Tickets!
Please be aware that the Township of Terrace Bay has declared a State of Emergency for Precautionary Reasons due to problems wiyh the Refrigeration Plant at the Terrace Bay Community Centre. This does NOT affect Schreiber but Schreiber residents should be aware of the situation. Please See the Press Release Issued by the Corporation of Terrace Bay HERE
Notice of Public Meeting For Tuesday February 28, 2017 concerning a technical Zoning Bylaw amendment.
Information on the Public Meeting is available HERE
Garbage Pick Up Days:
Wednesday December 21, 2016
Wednesday Deember 28, 2016
Curbside Recycling Day:
Thursday December 29, 2016
Tipping Fees waived December 28, 30, and 31, 2016!!!
Landfill Site will be Closed Dec 25, 26, and Jan 1 and will close at 4:00pm Dec 24 and 31!
PLEASE NOTE: Wrapping Paper is Not Recycleable!!
Happening TONIGHT in Schreiber!
Get You Xmas Shopping Ball Rolling with the annual Moonlight Madness and Reindeer Run hosted by the Aguasabon Chamber of Commerce!
The North Shore Harvest Food Cupboard Christmas Help Campaign 2016!
The Most Important Gift You Can Give This Christmas Is To Help Stamp Out Hunger! Plan to donate or take part in events that support the North Shore Harvest Food Cupboard.
The Township of Schreiber would like to invite the public to join us for our official Schreiber Fitness Centre Grand Re-Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony that is set to take place on Tuesday November 15, 2016 from 2:00 pm to 4:00pm. The Schreiber Fitness Centre has recently undergone major upgrades as part of Schreiber's Community Activation Project which is a major achievement for our small rural community!
The North Shore Family Health Team will be holding a Flu Shot Clinic at the J.E. Stoke Medical Centre on Tuesday November 8, 2016 from 2 pm - 3 pm!
The 28th Annual Crafts N Stuff vendor fair will be taking place Sunday November 6, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Schreiber Recreation Centre Community Hall!
The Schreiber Remembrance Day Ceremony will be held of Friday, November 11, 2016 beginning at 11:00 am at the Cenotaph.
Thunder Bay District Health Unit will be holding a FREE Flu Shot Clinic on Wednesday November 2, 2016 from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Schreiber Recreation Centre!
Please be advised that Hydro One will be working in the following areas conducting vegetation management: Fox Lake to Kama Point including the Townships of Terrace Bay and Schreiber.
For the upcoming 2016/2017 winter season, the Township of Schreiber municipality will be offering snow removal services to eligble individuals, couples or families.
The Township of Schreiber and the Schreiber Committee's are proud to announce the upgrades of the Schreiber Fitness Centre!
On Saturday September 17, 2016 the Schreiber Public Library and community residents gathered to celebrate the restoration of the Schreiber Library Clock Tower!
The Township of Schreiber is excited to announce that infrastructure upgrades have commenced on Schreiber Beach: As part of our partnership with Trans Canada Trail (TCT) and the Lake Superior Watershed Conservancy (LSWC), approximately $90,000 will be allocated towards the project over 2016 and 2017. Upgrades are not limited to but include the installation of a new composting toilet, bear-proof garbage cans, new picnic tables, new signage and a new signage kiosk.