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CFIA Public Notice: Propagation Ban and Sampling of Plants Susceptible to Plum Pox Virus

Between May and September 2018, the Canadian FoodInspection Agency (CFIA) will be inspecting selected ruraland residential properties in the Niagara Region, tosample susceptible trees for the Plum Pox Virus and/or toverify compliance with the propagation ban that is inplace. This means that proper...
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Posted on: 5/24/2018 3:19 PM - Category: In the News

National Public Works Week: Touch-A-Truck at the Gale Centre

The City of Niagara Falls will host a free Touch-A-Truck event in celebration of National Public Works Week on Saturday, May 26, 2018. The event is open to everyone. Operators will be on hand to answer questions about our fleet and how our big trucks work and how we use them to get the big jobs don...
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Posted on: 5/24/2018 11:52 AM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Falls Mayor asks Canadian Government to reconsider allowing single sport betting

Niagara Falls, ON – May 17, 2018– Since before 2011 City Council in Niagara Falls has supported efforts to keep allowing single-event sport wagering at Canadian casinos, which is the ability to bet on single sporting events, like the Super Bowl. Through motions of council, as well as lobbying of el...
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Posted on: 5/17/2018 11:47 AM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Falls MYAC's Mental Health Week Activities

Niagara Falls, ON, May 4, 2018 – The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) of Niagara Falls is proud to announce Mental Health Week Activities will be taking place at the Niagara Falls High Schools during the month of May. With mental health week quickly approaching, MYAC is preparing to host a ...
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Posted on: 5/4/2018 2:21 PM - Category: Media Releases

Busy Day For Niagara Falls Fire Department Delays Launch of Annual Wake Up Campaign

Niagara Falls, ON, May 2 – It was a busy day for Niagara Falls firefighters at two separate fire scenes that delayed the launch of their annual door to door campaign promoting smoke and carbon monoxide alarms. Just after 10:40 a.m, the Niagara Falls Fire Department responded to a grass fire on...
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Posted on: 5/2/2018 8:48 AM - Category: Media Releases

Residents are encouraged to participate in spring Community Clean Sweep Day

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 2, 2018 - The Park in the City Committee willhost their annual Community Clean Sweep Dayon Saturday, May 12, 2018. The eventstartsat the Mick and Angelo’s Kitchen + Bar parking lot at 9:00 a.m. Hundreds of volunteerswill collect litter fromCity boulevards, parks, trails and w...
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Posted on: 5/2/2018 8:45 AM - Category: Media Releases

Water for Life - International Art Exhibits Opens May 12, 2018

Niagara Falls, ON, April 30, 2014 - The Niagara Falls History Museum will explore the theme of water in its first international art exhibition, Water for Life , in the Museum’s Ontario Power Generation Gallery beginning May 12, 2018. Under the artistic direction of Antoine Gaber, Water for Lif...
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Posted on: 4/30/2018 8:52 AM - Category: Media Releases

Compost giveaway to support local charities May 7 - May 12, 2018

May 7 to May 12 (while quantities last), residents of Niagara region can collect 2 to 3 bags of compost per vehicle per day during regular business hours. Each bag of compost is either 20 or 25 liters in size. In exchange for the compost, Niagara Falls residents must donate non-perishable food item...
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Posted on: 4/27/2018 8:22 AM - Category: In the News

Niagara moves forward with Smart Cities Challenge Submission

Niagara has taken a collective step forward in the federal government’s Smart Cities Challenge. Niagara’s 13 municipalities, with the support of its community partners, submitted an application with Infrastructure Canada that sets in motion a strategy to increase the sense of belonging among r...
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Posted on: 4/26/2018 2:30 PM - Category: In the News

City of Niagara Falls announces the 2018 recipients of the Cultural Development Fund

NIAGARA FALLS, ON -April 23, 2018 - The City of Niagara Falls Arts, Culture and Museum Committee is pleased to announce the names of the successful applicants to the Niagara Falls Cultural Development Fund for 2018. Celebrating Niagara Falls’ history, people and identity, the Fund was created in 20...
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Posted on: 4/25/2018 4:07 PM - Category: Media Releases

Annual Arbour Day Tree Planting Event

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The Park in the City Committee will be hosting their annual Arbour Day event on Friday, April 27, 2018 at Fernwood Trail from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The committee, along with sponsors from Niagara Peninsula Energy Inc., Rotary Club of Niagara Falls Sunrise, Land Care Niagara, and st...
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Posted on: 4/25/2018 4:04 PM - Category: Media Releases

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 in...
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Posted on: 4/23/2018 4:08 PM - Category: In the News