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Extreme cold weather alert lifted

?The Extreme Cold Weather Alert issued on Jan. 20, 2019, has been lifted, as temperatures are no longer forecast to fall below -15 C. For more information on when an Extreme Cold Weather Alert is issued and lifted visit niagararegion.ca/health (search: cold alert) or call 905-688-8248 ext. 72...
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Posted on: 1/22/2019 9:28 AM - Category: In the News

Extreme cold weather alert for Sunday

?An Extreme Cold Weather Alert will go into effect on on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, as temperatures are expected to drop below -15 C. The Extreme Cold Weather Alert is intended to mobilize outreach workers and community agencies, recommend precautions for the general public during extreme cold weathe...
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Posted on: 1/18/2019 3:10 PM - Category: In the News

Alert: Water Filtration Company

Recent concerns brought to our attention claim door-to-door salespeople are selling water filtration equipment or requesting an inspection of your water lines, indicating they are working in conjunction with the City of Niagara Falls or the Province of Ontario. They are also requesting personal i...
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Posted on: 1/9/2019 2:22 PM - Category: In the News

UPDATE: Special Meeting of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board

January 4, 2019 UPDATE: Special Meeting of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board ?As directed by Justice Ramsay, the Board of the NPCA will hold a meeting on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. The location of this special meeting will be the Ball’s Falls Centre for Conservation facil...
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Posted on: 1/4/2019 3:40 PM - Category: In the News

Niagara Region Transit Service Enhancements Start in January

January 4, 2019 Niagara Region Transit Service Enhancements Start in January This winter Niagara residents will experience the benefits of Niagara Region Transit service enhancements involving extended hours, a new express route and the addition of a new stop. On Jan. 7, 2019 route and schedule ...
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Posted on: 1/4/2019 2:07 PM - Category: In the News

Nominations open for 2019 T. Roy Adams Humanitarian Award

January 3, 2019 ?Nominations are now open for the 2019 T. Roy Adams Humanitarian of the Year Award. The award honours the memory of the late Councillor T. Roy Adams and is presented annually to a current resident of Niagara who best exemplifies Roy’s values and dedication to community service; ...
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Posted on: 1/3/2019 3:41 PM - Category: In the News

Special Meeting of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board

January 2, 2019 Special Meeting of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board ?Further to the resolution of Niagara Regional Council at its special meeting on Dec. 28, 2018 the Region’s external legal counsel attended Superior Court today, Jan. 2, 2019. Justice Ramsay directed that the...
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Posted on: 1/3/2019 8:44 AM - Category: In the News

Statement – Niagara Regional Council resolution regarding A Better Niagara court application

December 28, 2018 Statement – Niagara Regional Council resolution regarding A Better Niagara court application?At their Special Council Meeting on Dec. 28, 2019, Niagara Regional Council passed the following resolution: ?That the Region of Niagara CONFIRMS SUPPORT for the relief in the Applic...
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Posted on: 1/2/2019 11:37 AM - Category: In the News

Get ready to party on New Year's Eve in Niagara Falls!

Free outdoor concert with food, drink, and so much more! Queen Victoria Park, December 31st, 8 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. See this year's headliner—Canada's incredible talent— Burton Cummings and Band , followed by Walk Off the Earth , The Sheepdogs , and Avenue Inn . The Niagara Fa...
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Posted on: 12/31/2018 8:34 PM - Category: In the News

Update on New Year's Eve Show in Queen Victoria Park

MEDIA RELEASE: Update on New Year’s Eve Show in Queen Victoria Park • Walk Off the Earth performance cancelled following tragic passing of band member • New Year’s Eve show will proceed, beginning at 8:00 p.m. in Queen Victoria Park Niagara Falls, ON – On behalf of Niagara Falls New Year’s...
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Posted on: 12/31/2018 12:00 PM - Category: Media Releases

Let's Talk Niagara Falls: Cannabis Use and Retail Stores

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls wants to know what its residents think about the potential establishment of local cannabis retail stores and the use of cannabis in public spaces like streets, sidewalks, parks, and transit stops. Municipalities have until January 22, 2019 to pass a r...
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Posted on: 12/20/2018 2:00 PM - Category: Media Releases

New Year's Eve 2019

Updated Guest Information Ahead of New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Queen Victoria Park Important information for concert-goers, including road closures Niagara Falls, ON – Niagara Parks is pleased to provide updated guest information for all those planning to ring in the New Year in Ni...
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Posted on: 12/14/2018 2:25 PM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Regional Council appoints Ron Tripp Acting Chief Administrative Officer

Statement from Niagara Regional Chair: ?Niagara Regional Council appoints Ron Tripp Acting Chief Administrative Officer December 14, 2018 At our meeting on Dec. 13, 2018 Niagara Regional Council appointed Ron Tripp to the position of acting Chief Administrative Officer for the Niagara Region ...
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Posted on: 12/14/2018 2:19 PM - Category: In the News

Ontario Delivers Historic Weekday GO Train Service to Niagara Falls

New Morning and Evening Train Service Will Start Four Years Ahead of Schedule December 14, 2018 ST. CATHARINES — Ontario's Government for the People continues to deliver on its promise to get people moving faster by adding regular weekday GO train service to Niagara Falls and St. Catharines...
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Posted on: 12/14/2018 12:05 PM - Category: In the News

Niagara Falls Mayor responds to questions about prayer at 80th Inauguration of City Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 13, 2018 The Niagara Falls City Council inaugural ceremony held on Monday, December 10th at the Gale Centre saw the swearing-in of 8 Members of Council and Mayor Jim Diodati. The order of events included a bagpipe-led procession, singing of the national anthem ...
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Posted on: 12/13/2018 3:55 PM - Category: Media Releases