Statement from Mayor Drew Dilkens June 24, 2020

Statement from Mayor Drew Dilkens June 24, 2020

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Today, Premier Ford’s government recognized the realities on the ground here in Windsor-Essex. For more than 100 days, residents in the City of Windsor have done their part. We’ve maintained our distance. We shut down our businesses. We stopped visiting our loved ones in long-term care homes. We even banned the use of monkey bars

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Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens June 22, 2020

Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens June 22, 2020

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Today we heard the disappointing news from the Ontario Government that Windsor-Essex will remain in Stage 1. These are decisions that the Province of Ontario is making based on medical advice and case counts in our area. In another week, our region will be evaluated once again. But we cannot face another week of delay

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Statement by Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens

Statement by Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens

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Today we heard from the Province of Ontario regarding the ongoing health and economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Windsor-Essex will continue to remain in Stage 1 for at least the next 10 days, and these decisions will be reassessed on a weekly basis going forward. While I’m disappointed by our lack of progress today,

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Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens on the Provincial Reopening

Statement from Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens on the Provincial Reopening

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Today’s announcement provides a framework for next steps and establishes a regional framework for local re-openings. As of today, we understand the Windsor-Essex region will not be included in the first wave of districts empowered to allow for a staged re-opening. As case incidence of COVID-19 continues to decline in our community, the Province of

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Windsor public drop off depot reopens

Windsor public drop off depot reopens

Mayor's Minutes, News

Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens speaks with Cathy Copot-Nepszy, Manager of Waste Diversion for the Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority, about the new COVID-19 protocols in place at the Windsor public drop off depot. For more details, please visit the Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority website and watch the video below.

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Plastic bag ban takes effect June 1

Plastic bag ban takes effect June 1

Mayor's Minutes, News

Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens talks to Cathy Copot-Nepszy, manager of waste diversion for the Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority, about the ban of plastic bags, wraps, tubes and packaging from recycling boxes and carts that takes effect June 1 across Windsor and Essex County. These items get tangled in machines, contaminate proper recyclables and cost taxpayers

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Mayor Dilkens provides update on Lakeview Marina construction

Mayor Dilkens provides update on Lakeview Marina construction

Mayor's Minutes, News

Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens visited the construction site at Lakeview Marina where is work is under way to replace aging infrastructure with a new floating dock system. Although some delays were caused by the onset of COVID-19, boaters can look forward to the docks being ready in early August 2020.  

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Mayor Dilkens hands out free sanitizer to businesses

Mayor Dilkens hands out free sanitizer to businesses

Mayor's Minutes, News

Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens joined City of Windsor staff at the WFCU Centre Friday, May 22 to hand out free hand sanitizer produced by Hiram Walker & Sons and BASF Canada to Windsor-area small businesses and entrepreneurs as they get back on their feet as part the phased re-opening.

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