Maloney will not run again for Mayor of Port Colborne
Mayor John Maloney will not be seeking re-election in Port Colborne.
Maloney says he's enjoyed his term as Mayor and thanks his co-workers at City Hall and at the Region.
He say he is most appreciative of the support of the residents of Port Colborne who gave him the opportunity.
He says it has been an honour to serve them and he also thanks his wife and family for standing with him during the election campaign and his term of office.
Maloney served 15 years as a Federal Member of Parliament representing the Ridings of Erie, Erie-Lincoln and Welland.
He practiced law in Port Colborne for 20 years before becoming the Member of Parliament including a period as City Solicitor.
The municipal elections will be held in October.
Friday night, the IceDogs open their best of seven quarter-final series on home ice versus the Generals, some tickets are still available. The 'Dogs have also announced a bus trip to Oshawa for game three and four.
A very successful 2017-2018 IceDogs regular season came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over Mississauga. A sellout St Patty's Day Meridian Centre crowd watched Niagara record their 35th win of the season for a total of 80 points in the OHL's Eastern Conference as Johnny Corneil lead the way with a goal and two assists.
Kirill Maksimov enjoyed a four point night while Johnny Corneil and Ben Jones each scored a pair in the IceDogs 6-3 Friday night win in Erie. With the win, Niagara has now secured home ice advantage in their first round playoff series with Oshawa.