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Early Deadline, Plus New Microgrants for 2021 Niagara Falls Cultural Development Fund

Are you a Niagara Falls based artist, organization or collective? The City of Niagara Falls is launching its annual call for submissions for the Niagara Falls Cultural Development Fund (NFCDF). “The NFCDF is an annual grant for local projects to take place from March through to February of each y...
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Posted on: 10/21/2020 8:44 AM - Category: Media Releases

City of Niagara Falls Encourages Residents to “Imagine” Recreation, Culture & Parks

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is preparing a Recreation, Culture Parks Master Plan to help guide the City in providing a broad range of active and healthy choices that engage residents, while positioning Niagara Falls to be environmentally sustainable, culturally vibrant and econom...
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Posted on: 10/13/2020 11:10 AM - Category: Media Releases

New Transit Hub Opens on Canadian Drive

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - On Monday, October 12, 2020, a new Transit Hub opened on Canadian Drive, to better serve our riders!Located between Pin Oak Drive and Montrose Road, this hub provides direct access to a variety of commercial amenities at Niagara Square. Additional on site features, ...
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Posted on: 10/13/2020 8:47 AM - Category: Media Releases

Spooky Awards Halloween House Decorating Contest Launches Across Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Halloween might look and feel a little bit different this year, so the City of Niagara Falls has launched the Spooky Awards to encourage residents to celebrate Halloween in a new and creative way. “Halloween is a special time for kids and adults alike, and it is importa...
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Posted on: 10/9/2020 11:34 AM - Category: Media Releases

Annual Clean Sweep returns Fall 2020

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The Park in the City Committee hosts their annual Fall Clean Sweep on Saturday, October 17, with special COVID-19 precautions in place. Volunteers will help the Committee collect litter and clear debris from public parks, trails, walkways and main street boulevards in a new, sel...
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Posted on: 9/30/2020 9:55 AM - Category: Media Releases

John N. Allan Park improvements completed!

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls will officially recognize the completion of park improvements at John N. Allan Park on Monday, September 28th, 2020. Nets will be installed on the four new tennis/pickleball courts and a ribbon cutting will take place to mark the occasion. The ne...
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Posted on: 9/24/2020 10:00 AM - Category: Media Releases

Millennium Recreational Trail Section 5 - Now Open for Public Use

The Millennium Recreational Trail – Rotary Storywalk Pathway (Section 5) is now open for public use! The City of Niagara Falls is excited to offer residents an additional 1.2 km of trail space, with the opening of Section 5 of the Millennium Recreational Trail. This new section provides users t...
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Posted on: 9/9/2020 3:35 PM - Category: In the News

City of Niagara Falls 2020 Volunteer Recognition Program - Nominations Open

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - 2020 marks the 40th year of the Niagara Falls Volunteer Recognition Program! The program provides an excellent opportunity to honour and recognize the many outstanding volunteers in our community. This year the celebration may look a little different, however, honouring ou...
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Posted on: 8/24/2020 1:40 PM - Category: Media Releases

Help Niagara Falls to be recognized as a Youth Friendly Community!

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is applying to be recognized as a Youth Friendly Community and we need your help! In order to be recognized as a Play Works Youth Friendly Community, Niagara Falls must demonstrate the community’s investment into youth play and to ensuring that opportun...
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Posted on: 8/24/2020 1:37 PM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Regional Council adopts mandatory mask by-law to combat the spread COVID-19

?On July 23, 2020, as part of their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, Niagara Regional Council approved a by-law making it mandatory to wear a face covering or non-medical mask in enclosed public places. The by-law comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on July 31, 2020 and will remain into effe...
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Posted on: 8/23/2020 10:10 PM - Category: In the News

PSA: How to safely wear a face covering

?WHO: Niagara Region Public Health WHAT: How to safely wear a face covering WHERE: Niagara region WHY: Heading out? Don’t forget your face covering for enclosed public places! Face coverings should cover the nose, mouth, and chin, and there should be as few gaps as possible betwe...
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Posted on: 8/7/2020 3:31 PM - Category: In the News

Customer Service Desk at MacBain Community Centre Reopens August 10th

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is offering access to select additional services by appointment only, and in person payment opportunities without an appointment, at City Hall and at MacBain Community Centre, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 4:30pm. Effective Aug...
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Posted on: 8/7/2020 1:48 PM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Health will open a temporary COVID-19 Assessment Centre in Niagara Falls

Niagara Health will open a temporary COVID-19 Assessment Centre in Niagara Falls to test workers in the hospitality and tourism industry, scheduled to begin Wednesday, August 5. “The hospitality and tourism sector employs thousands of people in the region. Opening an Assessment Centre dedicated ...
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Posted on: 8/4/2020 12:06 PM - Category: In the News

Regional mandatory face coverings by-law in effect

July 31, 2020 WHO: Niagara Region Public Health WHAT: Niagara Region Mandatory Face Coverings in Enclosed Public Places By-law WHERE: All Niagara region municipalities WHEN: By-law now in effect (as of Friday, July 31, 2020) WHY: Don’t forget your face cov...
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Posted on: 7/31/2020 12:21 PM - Category: In the News

PSA: Regional mandatory face coverings by-law in effect

WHO: Niagara Region Public Health WHAT: Niagara Region Mandatory Face Coverings in Enclosed Public Places By-law WHERE: All Niagara region municipalities WHEN: By-law now in effect (as of Friday, July 31, 2020) WHY: Don’t forget your face covering! Wearing a face covering...
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Posted on: 7/31/2020 9:31 AM - Category: In the News