We are a border town; we are at the beginning of everything. We have always been the industrial capital of Northwest Ontario, and we will strengthen that role. We always were more than a mill town and we will be so much more than a mining town – aided by the lowest cost power and the most affordable industrial land in Ontario. We are the diversified industrial heartbeat of forestry, mining, agriculture, and tourism.

We live in a time of revived spirit of entrepreneurialism. We are hands on….we make things forged from the land, and from determination of spirit.  We are Do It Yourself. We are also more…. We are the Great Canadian Experience. When nature calls, we answer – inspired by blue lakes, rocky shores and the outdoors in all four seasons. We are resilient, tough and proud. We are Fort Frances Strong. We are BOUNDLESS


What’s Happening in Fort Frances

  • COVID-19: March 16th Update

    The Town of Fort Frances is implementing the following actions with a focus on maintaining operational continuity of essential services during this period.

    • All Town Facilities are CLOSED to the General Public until further notice. However, we will be reassessing this on a regular basis.
    • The Town will continue to maintain all essential services.

    Download the latest update here: March 16th, 2020

  • COVID-19 Response

    Residents who are concerned that they may have COVID-19 are advised to contact the Northwestern Health Unit at 1-807-468-7109 or Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000 to receive assistance. Those looking for more information are advised to visit the Northwestern Health Unit, and Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care websites. Download this press release here.

  • Joint Declaration of Intent and Friendship

    May 1, 2019 was a historic day as a new partnership was formed between the Town of Fort Frances and Agency One First Nations.

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