Amherstburg and Essex will have 5 Fast Chargers
Amherstburg and Essex are amongst towns to install fast chargers after receiving grants from Ontario’s Ministry of Transportation.
With its $65,592 grant, Amherstburg’s fast charger will be located at :
The Libro Credit Union Centre(Libro Centre) is a Leeds-Silver certified, state-of-the-art building that opened in 2010. Encompassing approximately 165,000 square feet, the Libro Centre provides a wide variety of amenities that suit the ever-evolving needs of our community.
With its $252,820 grant, Essex will have two fast chargers at each locations :
The Essex Centre Sports Complex is conveniently located just off Talbot Street South in Essex Centre. Officially opened in January 2010, this twin-pad arena facility has been in use since September 2009.
The main ice pad, the Libro Credit Union Rink, is an NHL-sized rink with bowl seating for 1,168. The Shaheen Rink is a practice pad with bleacher seating for 222.
A 210-metre indoor walking track wraps around the Libro Credit Union Rink and is available for public use at no cost. The walking track is accessible and offers a comfortable and safe walking surface.
Other amenities at the complex include 10 dressing rooms, 3 referee rooms, 2 meeting rooms (Shaheen Community Room and Barnett Board Room), a canteen, and a skate shop. The complex is equipped with free public Wi-Fi.
Located on the north shore of Lake Erie, Colchester Harbour is a busy fishing and boating location. Dubbed the Walleye Capital of Canada in 2007, the harbour also plays host to the Colchester Guardian Rescue, an all-volunteer Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Search and Rescue unit.