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Niagara Parks Set to Welcome Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

Niagara Falls, ON – Following yet another successful Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer event in 2017, Niagara Parks is pleased to once again host the Niagara Falls opening ceremony, finish line and closing events for the two-day cycling challenge, taking place within Queen Victoria Park on June 9 a...
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Posted on: 5/31/2018 3:58 PM - Category: In the News

Niagara Parks Summer Concert Series to Kick-off June 1

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks 2018 Coca Cola Concert Series will run from June 1 to September 3, with free performances featuring local artists from a variety of musical genres from country to classic rock, with bonus concerts scheduled from July 1 to 4. Out-of-town guests and loca...
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Posted on: 5/31/2018 2:55 PM - Category: Media Releases

City of Niagara Falls Bee City Designation 

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Join us in the celebration of the City of Niagara Falls being designated a Bee City. The designation will take place at the Fairview Cemetery, where recently over 10,000 pollinator plants have been installed at the Cemetery’s newly developed green burial section. The City will...
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Posted on: 5/30/2018 4:27 PM - Category: Media Releases

Five New Playground Structures Opening Across City

Niagara Falls, ON, May 29, 2018 – The wait is nearly over for hundreds of children and Niagara’s young-at-heart, just in time for summer. The City of Niagara Falls has announced the much awaited ribbon cutting ceremonies for playgrounds at Glenview Park, Stamford Lions Park, Gustavus Munro Park, We...
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Posted on: 5/30/2018 11:36 AM - Category: Media Releases

2018 Niagara Falls Summer Trillium Recognition Program Online Nominations Now Open

For Immediate Release Niagara Falls, ON, May 24, 2018 – Nominations are now available online for the Niagara Falls Summer Trillium Recognition program, at niagarafalls.ca/trillium. This well-established program encourages residents to beautify their curbside landscaping and to foster city-wide bea...
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Posted on: 5/29/2018 11:41 AM - Category: Media Releases

High heat alert lifted

Niagara Region, May 29, 2018 - The excessive heat alert called for the Niagara region on May 28, 2018 has been lifted, as the temperature is no longer forecasted to be over 31° C. For information about heat alert criteria visit the Region’s website . ?Contact Anthony Habjan Niagara Region ...
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Posted on: 5/29/2018 11:03 AM - Category: Media Releases

Excessive heat alert issued for Niagara

City of Niagara Falls Cooling Centres will be open at the Gale Centre, Niagara Falls Public Library, MacBain Community Centre and Coronation 50 Plus Recreation Centre. For details and map click here . Niagara Region Public Notice: Excessive heat alert issued for Niagara An Excessive Heat Al...
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Posted on: 5/28/2018 11:12 AM - Category: In the News

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

Between May and September 2018, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will be inspecting selected rural and residential properties in the Niagara Region, to sample susceptible trees for the Plum Pox Virus and/or to verify compliance with the propagation ban that is in place. This means that p...
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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 ...
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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 will host their annual Community Clean Sweep Day on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The event starts at the Mick and Angelo’s Kitchen + Bar parking lot at 9:00 a.m. Hundreds of volunteers will collect litter from City boulevards, parks, trai...
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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 Li...
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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