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Fort Erie Economic Development & Tourism Corporation

660 Garrison Road, Unit 1
Fort Erie, Ontario L2A 6E2
Phone: (905) 871-1332
Toll Free: 1-888-270-9151
Fax: (905) 871-1077
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October 3, 2017 Niagara Foreign Trade Zone Office Moving to Fort Erie
September 14, 2017 Bridgeburg's 1st Old Fashioned Street Dance
August 1, 2017 Siege of Fort Erie Re-enactment: August 12-13
July 5, 2017 2017 Ridgeway Summer Festival
June 22, 2017 Canada 150 Parade & Heritage Displays
May 8, 2017 NPC Dinner Coming to Fort Erie
April 13, 2017 Horses Arriving for FE 2017 Racing Season
April 6, 2017 2017 FE Visitors Guides Now Available
March 23, 2017 FE Industrial Land Strategy Released
March 14, 2017 Niagara Parks Marina Issues New RFP
February 14, 2017 Economic Preparedness Strategy Presented to Town Council
February 8, 2017 FE: EDTC Employment Opportunity: Executive Assistant
October 26, 2016 FE: EDTC Publishes Fort Erie Gazette News Update
October 18, 2016 Niagara Parks Marina Investment Development Opportunity
September 17, 2016 The Taste of Fort Erie
August 17, 2016 Habitat Breaks Ground on 52nd Home
August 3, 2016 Siege of Fort Erie Re-Enactment Weekend
July 19, 2016 Mackenzie Tour – PGA Tour Canada announces addition of Niagara Championship at Cherry Hill Club in Fort Erie, ON
July 6, 2016 Ridgeway Summer Festival July 9th & 10th
May 24, 2016 Battle of Ridgeway Anniversary Event
April 25, 2016 New Staff Announced at the Fort Erie Race Track
April 15, 2016 Government of Canada Designates Niagara Foreign Trade Zone Point
March 2, 2016 NPC seeks qualified bidders for marina project
February 29, 2016 Audet named new Economic Development Officer
January 18, 2016 2015 Annual Report and 2016 Budget Plan
October 26, 2015 Major CMS Progress-Bowen Road/QEW Hwy Interchange
August 11, 2015 Record-setting POW day part of strong track season
June 9, 2015 Canadian Motor Speedway - Open House on June 27, 2015
June 3, 2015 Airbus Helicopters and Niagara Helicopter Partnership
June 3, 2015 2015 Opening Day at the Fort Erie Race Track
May 10, 2015 Aero-safe Technologies Wins Gold Supplier Award
May 6, 2015 Niagara Region Investing in Canadian Motor Speedway
April 23, 2015 Region Providing Tax Relief to Speedway
April 23, 2015 Accounting Society Members Tour Rich Products
December 9, 2014 Town of Fort Erie Council Inauguration
December 2, 2014 Canadian Motor Speedway Opens Corporate Office
December 2, 2014 Infrastructure Funding Needed for Speedway
August 13, 2014 Fort Erie Race Track's New Owners Plan For Redevelopment
July 4, 2014 So Much To Do At This Weekend’s (July 5th & 6th) RIDGEWAY SUMMER FESTIVAL
June 19, 2014 Fort Erie's Friendship Festival Announces 2014 Free Concert Line Up
June 2, 2014 Fort Erie's 2014 Summer/Fall Festivals and Events Listings
May 20, 2014 Safari Niagara's 2014 Opening Weekend Specials
May 8, 2014 Opening Day at Fort Erie Race Track - May 27th, 4:15pm
April 24, 2014 Fort Erie's Official 2014/2015 Visitors Guide Now Available!
February 11, 2014 Airbus Helicopters adding new production line
February 11, 2014 Fort Erie Race Track secures 2014 funding
February 3, 2014 Fort Erie EDTC Annual State of The Local Economy Presentation
January 17, 2014 Premier Wynne visits Fort Erie to speak to local business and industrial leaders
October 10, 2013 Experience the Battle of Ridgeway - Saturday October 26th from 2pm - 4pm
July 31, 2013 Uncaptured Wins 78th POW Stakes at Historic Fort Erie Race Track
July 8, 2013 Little Ridgeway will play host to big crowd this weekend with return of popular summer festival
July 4, 2013 Fort Erie's Fleet Canada Secures Boeing Contract
June 18, 2013 2013 Fort Erie Photo Contest Winning Submissions
June 10, 2013 Canadian Motor Speedway Gets GREEN LIGHT from OMB!
May 23, 2013 Upcoming seminar aimed at helping businesses do business with government
May 21, 2013 New 2013-2014 Fort Erie Visitors Guides Available Now - Call 1-888-270-9151 for yours! Or CLICK HERE to view the digital version.
May 8, 2013 Safari Niagara Announced 2013 Concert Series Line-Up
May 2, 2013 Fort Erie Race Track, Alive and Kicking in 2013
March 26, 2013 BREAKING NEWS - Fort Erie Race Track Reaches Deal with Province on Transitional Funding
March 4, 2013 Fort Erie Photo Contest. Over $3,000 in prizes available to be won!
February 12, 2013 Fort Erie EDTC Salutes Fort Erie's Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Nominees
January 18, 2013 Canadian Motor Speedway presents Jeff Gordon's #24 Chevrolet SS 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Car at this year's Canadian Motorsports Expo
November 6, 2012 Ontario Municipal Board Hearing decision on the Canadian Motor Speedway is welcome news for Fort Erie
October 24, 2012 Niagara companies are eligible for funding under the new Southwestern Ontario Development Fund
October 9, 2012 A North American Free Trade (NAFTA) Seminar - October 30, 2012 at White Oaks Conference Resort & Spa
September 10, 2012 Fort Erie Economic Development & Tourism Corporation coordinates meeting between Town and Chinese transportation delegation
August 23, 2012 War of 1812 Gala Dinner & Great Debate
August 16, 2012 Downtown Ridgeway welcomes Niagara Nights of Art - Fort Erie Edition on Saturday, August 25th - DON'T MISS IT!
July 17, 2012 DRT presents "Sparks From A Campfire" at Old Fort Erie
June 26, 2012 2012 Ridgeway Summer Festival
June 26, 2012 Fort Erie’s 2012 Summer/Fall Festivals & Events
June 15, 2012 1812 Bicentennial Grande Parade & Military Tattoo
June 6, 2012 Safari Niagara Announces 2012 Concert Series
May 28, 2012 CME Energy Connections Summit & Niagara Industrial Buyer/Seller Tradeshow a huge success!
May 8, 2012 Fort Erie's Official 2012-2013 Visitors Guide now available online and in print
May 2, 2012 Canadian Geographic Magazine Features Niagara (Fort Erie) 1812 Commemoration Efforts
April 24, 2012 Fort Erie's Eurocopter Flying High
April 17, 2012 Thoroughbred Racing at Fort Erie - 2012 Race Dates & Special Events
April 11, 2012 Niagara Industrial Buyer/Seller Tradeshow and CME Energy Connections Summit - REGISTER NOW!
March 2, 2012 Nexus Niagara initiative aimed at increasing participation in Nexus program
February 17, 2012 Niagara Industrial Buyer/Seller Trade Show Energy Connections Summit 2012 - SAVE THE DATE
February 9, 2012 Fort Erie's Leisureplex Awarded as Most Efficient in Canada
December 21, 2011 Fort Erie EDTC 2012 Budget Submission
November 25, 2011 Fort Erie Race Track has $25M direct economic impact, new figures show
October 31, 2011 Task force takes next step to protect Pharmetics jobs
October 7, 2011 EXCLUSIVE - GreenSafe Investors bring $45 million to the table
October 7, 2011 New Fort Erie call centre could eventually expand to 300 jobs
September 23, 2011 InfoCision to announce expansion into Canada and creation of 100 jobs with official opening of new building in Fort Erie
September 12, 2011 Fort Erie’s planning for the 1812 Bicentennial Celebrations in full swing
August 12, 2011 Sewer Projects Important for Fort Erie
August 12, 2011 The Ladies of Fort Erie Race Track - Niagara Life Feature
May 26, 2011 Ridgeway Feature in Niagara Life Magazine
March 16, 2011 Racetrack Holding Job Fair
November 9, 2010 Visitor Centre Taking Shape [at Old Fort Erie]
October 21, 2010 Attar Metals makes first hires (in Fort Erie)
October 20, 2010 Racetrack applies for 78 dates in 2011
July 29, 2010 Quarter-horses return to Fort Erie
July 19, 2010 Fort Erie Race Track Offers Twilight Racing Tuesdays in August
May 19, 2010 Cowan Takes Reins
April 16, 2010 Attitude Adjustment at Fort Erie
April 16, 2010 Fort Erie to Accept US Currency
April 16, 2010 Race Track Management Team Introduced
April 16, 2010 Track Gets New Managers
March 23, 2010 Racing Returns to Fort Erie
March 23, 2010 New Visitor Centre for Olde Fort Erie
December 24, 2009 Fort Erie Race Track Announcement – Media Coverage
December 23, 2009 Fort Erie Gazette Highlights 2009 Development Successes
December 23, 2009 Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium Announces Future Plan for Fort Erie Race Track
October 23, 2009 Consortia working on Racetrack solution
October 20, 2009 Niagara Industrial Buyer/Seller Tradeshow Asks Local Industry to Save the Date
October 20, 2009 Fort Erie's Safari Niagara Earns CAZA Accreditation
September 9, 2009 Financial support from province needed to save Fort Erie Racetrack - Sept 9, 2009
September 9, 2009 Racetrack wants $75m Sept 9, 2009
August 8, 2009 Thibert Optimistic about Future of Fort Erie Racetrack
June 20, 2009 $20 million Frenchman’s Creek sewage servicing project in Fort Erie gets Fast Tracked
June 10, 2009 Fort Erie Friendship Festival Announces its 2009 Concert Series Line-Up
May 7, 2009 Fort Erie Race Track Opens 112th Season of Live Racing
May 7, 2009 Grand Re-Opening of the Ridgeway Farmers Market
May 7, 2009 Gypsy Theatre Outdoor Market set to open Friday Afternoons, May to October
March 28, 2009 Owners enthusiastic as racetrack officially opens
March 23, 2009 New owner at Fort Erie Track
March 20, 2009 Track has 500 horses ready to run
March 12, 2009 Deal ensures horse racing in Fort Erie this May
January 21, 2009 Town agency wants track
January 13, 2009 Aero-Safe Technologies and Fort Erie Secondary School Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Award Winning Manufacturing Co-Op Program
October 24, 2008 DMI Industries hiring nearly 100 more workers
October 15, 2008 International Motor Speedway Complex Announced for Fort Erie
September 19, 2008 $5-million commercial project set for Fort Erie
May 26, 2008 Eurocopter opens massive expansion
May 30, 2007 $300 Million Facelift in the Works for Fort Erie Race Track
May 6, 2007 Peninsula Alloy, Fort Erie's newest Industrial Business Officially Opens
March 17, 2007 Fort Erie - 3rd Fastest Population Growth in Niagara Region
March 1, 2007 New Customs Building a “Grand Gateway”
January 24, 2007 Fort Erie Welcomes New Health & Wellness Facility - Bridgepoint Chiropractic
January 6, 2007 Rediscover Fort Erie September 2006 Wind Tower Manufacturer Opens its Doors in Fort Erie
September4 2006 Wind Tower Manufacturer Opens its Doors in Fort Erie
May 27, 2006 Eurocopter Builds its 400th Aircraft
April 2006 April 2006 Fort Erie Gazette
March 11, 2006 New Fleet Takes Flight
October 17, 2005 DMI Industries Acquires Ontario Manufacturing Plant in Fort Erie
September 15, 2005 Fort Erie and St. Catharines Join Forces in Recruiting Finnish Business
September 14, 2005 Four Mayors Annouce Launch of Niagara Development Corridor
July 16, 2005 Fort Erie Welcomes New $35 Million Residential Development
June 30, 2005 Fort Erie´s Stevensville Industrial Park Welcomes Truk-King
April 29, 2005 Fort Erie Economic Development & Tourism Corporation partners with the Peace Bridge Duty Free
April 22, 2005 EDTC partners with Peace Bridge Duty Free in North American Branding
April 13, 2005 Fort Erie´s electricity rates drop
March 12, 2005 EDTC promotes bi-national gaming corridor / Niagara-Western New York
December 30, 2004 Fort Erie economic growth to continue in 2005
December 10, 2004 Fort Erie positioned for growth and prosperity (4 page feature)
October 22, 2004 Americans flock to Fort Erie for flu shots
October 15, 2004 Six Canadian and American Border Mayors form Coalition
October 12, 2004 Niagara´s six border mayors form bi-national coalition
September 25, 2004 Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority buys Mentholatum building
August 30, 2004 Fort Erie Urgent Care Clinic opens
August 8, 200 4 Town poised for ´monstrous´ growth
August 8, 2004 Slots, horse racing make winning combo
August 8, 2004 Garrison Road improvements part of International Gateway Strategy
June 3, 2004 Fort Erie west end medical clinic one step closer to reality
May 8, 2004 J.F. Stoll North America opens in Fort Erie
May, 2004 Fort Erie is a hot spot for business professionals
April 29, 2004 EDTC instrumental in tourism billboards for Ridgeway-Crystal Beach
April 7, 2004 Mayor lobbies province for auto plant opportunity
February 14, 2004 Little bit of Fort Erie in space
February 13, 2004 Marketing Fort Erie
November 22, 2003 CNBC turns cameras on Fort Erie industry
November 1, 2003 EDTC spearheads activity on Fleet restructuring
November, 2003 American investment in Fort Erie hits $450 million
September 22, 2003 US Investment Study
September 16, 2003 Rich Products marks 40th anniversary at Fort Erie plant
September 15, 2003 New $15 million hi-tech food production facility opens at Rich Products, Fort Erie
September 15, 2003 Rich Products of Canada celebrates 40th anniversary with $16 million expansion
August 27, 2003 Aero-Safe expansion opening
July 28, 2003 Black Heritage Day
July 7, 2003 Imanta Essentials
July 2, 2003 New waterfront development in Fort Erie opens
June 11, 2003 Fort Erie ad campaign to top $500K
June 6, 2003 Crystal Beach poster
May 14, 2003 Visitors Guide 2003 launch
April 5, 2003 Patriot Forge coming to Fort Erie
April 5, 2003 EDTC releases Retail Market Study
March 31, 2003 Hydro boss encourages businesses to support EDTC
March 27, 2003 Niagara River´s "Big 4" mayors demand federal focus on facilitating trade & travel at border crossings
March 19, 2003 Fort Erie´s growth continues in retail sector
February 26, 2003 Fort Erie: a job growth leader
February 24, 2003 Fort Erie Economic Development Corporation launches US gaming advertising campaign
January 19, 2003 100 new jobs set for expanding collection agency in Fort Erie
December 30, 2002 Development booming in Fort Erie
November 27, 2002 Business backs development corporation
November 27, 2002 Business Backs EDTC
November 20, 2002 Business backs EDTC Fort Erie investors open $6.0 million state-of-the-art truck and travel centre
November 20, 2002 Fort Erie Economic Development Corporation launches new web site
November 18, 2002 Niagara Falls Review, editorial, EDTC support
October 30, 2002 Fort Erie Economic Development Corporation begins retail market study
October 1, 2002 Fort Erie Economic Development & Tourism Corporation hires EDO
September 13, 2002 Rich Products turns sod on $15 million expansion
September 7, 2002 Aero-Safe processing
August 16, 2002 Maloney provides federal funding to Fort Erie US Investment Study
August 13, 2002 Facade improvements to begin in downtown Fort Erie
July 31, 2002 Fort Erie´s lakefront hosts the American playground
July 24, 2002 Minister Hudak announces $3.6 million provincial investment in Fort Erie
June 5, 2002 Town of Fort Erie introduces facade improvement program for BIA
May 22, 2002 Fort Erie Economic Development & Tourism Corporation restructures
May 2, 2002 Fort Erie´s development growth spurs departmental change
April 5, 2002 Strong attendance at Racetrack Slots adds 38 new jobs