Albert H. "Bert" Weeks
was the mayor of Windsor
, from 1975 to 1982. Previously, he had been a perennial candidate for the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation
(CCF) and its successor, the New Democratic Party
(NDP), in the Windsor area. He is remembered for advocating the beautification of Windsor's waterfront along the Detroit River
. He was also an avid gardener.
A number of Windsor landmarks are named after him, including the Bert Weeks Memorial Garden and Fountain.