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Ontario Senior Awards: Nomination Deadlines Approaching

Do you know of an outstanding senior who has enriched the social, cultural or civic life of our community? Nominate them for an Ontario Senior of the Year Award or an Ontario Senior Achievement Award. You may nominate anyone age 65 or older, who lives in Niagara Falls, Ontario, and who has ma...
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Posted on: 5/17/2021 5:00 PM - Category: Media Releases

National Public Works Week

It is National Public Works Week and this year’s theme is “Stronger Together” – a reflection of how the City’s Municipal Works employees work together to deliver services to the community. Since 1960, the third week in May has been celebrated as National Public Works Week in Canada. Nia...
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Posted on: 5/17/2021 12:10 PM - Category: In the News

Call to Canadian Artists RFPQ for the Niagara Falls Exchange Public Art Project

Issued: Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 Submission Deadline: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 2:00:00PM local time The City of Niagara Falls invites artists and artist teams with established public art experience to submit their credentials, examples of prior experience and a preliminary vision for the dev...
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Posted on: 5/12/2021 4:47 PM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Falls Fire Department Appoints Deputy Chief

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Wilkinson to the position of Deputy Fire Chief of Administration. Mr. Wilkinson has worked for the Niagara Falls Fire Department since 1993, initially as firefighter, then in 2012 to the position of Captai...
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Posted on: 5/11/2021 4:21 PM - Category: In the News

New Logo Encapsulates NFMYAC's Spirit:

Diversity, Inclusion, Growth, Individuality, Innovation, Creativity and Community NIAGARA FALLS, ON - New look, same NFMYAC! The Niagara Falls Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee is excited to unveil their new logo with a fresh new look designed by A.N. Myer student Christie Wang. "Although ...
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Posted on: 5/10/2021 2:13 PM - Category: Media Releases

Opening Day at Niagara Falls Farmers' Market

Saturday, May 15, 2021, 7 AM - 1 PM, MacBain Community Centre Parking Lot NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Niagara Falls Farmers’ Market season begins Saturday, May 15, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the MacBain Community Centre, rain or shine! Running every Saturday, come enjoy all the best of local farmers, gr...
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Posted on: 5/10/2021 2:10 PM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Falls Fire Department Opens Station 7

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Fittingly timed during Emergency Preparedness Week, City of Niagara Falls Fire Station 7, located at 8530 Lundy’s Lane has officially opened. The Virtual Grand Opening video can be seen on the City's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ANQ-G8HmaGo The location ...
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Posted on: 5/3/2021 2:46 PM - Category: Media Releases

Clean Sweep Spring 2021: Lockdown Edition

The Park in the City Committee hosts their annual Spring Clean Sweep on Saturday, May 8, with special COVID-19 precautions and gathering restrictions once again in effect. Local volunteers are invited to collect litter and clear debris from their neighbourhood public parks, trails, walkways, and bo...
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Posted on: 4/28/2021 4:00 PM - Category: Media Releases

MYAC Virtual Schoolacup Launches May 1st!

Calling all Niagara Falls High School Students! Are you looking for some recognition for your skills and talents? GREAT NEWS: competition, prizes, and school pride are back with the first ever virtual MYAC Schoolacup! The Niagara Falls Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) is thrilled to announce...
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Posted on: 4/27/2021 3:15 PM - Category: Media Releases

Stay-at-Home Order extended for Ontario and new restrictions added in response to COVID-19

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Effective April 17, 2021 at 12:01 a.m., the government extended the province-wide Stay-at-Home order requiring everyone to remain at home except for essential purposes such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services (including getting vaccinated), ...
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Posted on: 4/17/2021 7:04 PM - Category: Media Releases

City of Niagara Falls announces Jason Burgess as the City's next Chief Administrative Officer

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Niagara Falls City Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Burgess as the City's next Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Mr. Burgess is currently the Chief Administrative Officer at Norfolk County, a single tier municipality with a total budget of over $300 mil...
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Posted on: 4/9/2021 9:56 AM - Category: Media Releases

MYAC SCHOLARSHIP ALERT Applications are open!

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Scholarship season is here and the Niagara Falls Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) wants your applications! Are you worried about your marks? Quit worrying, these scholarships recognize the importance of leadership and community involvement among local high school students...
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Posted on: 3/31/2021 4:26 PM - Category: Media Releases

Green Movement encourages more sustainable lifestyles in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - If it's not easy being green, at least it can be fun. The City of Niagara Falls, Park in the City Committee, Mayor Diodati and Mayor's Youth Advisory Committee (NFMYAC) invite local residents and businesses to join the Green Movement: a series of eco-friendly lifestyle challen...
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Posted on: 3/30/2021 4:20 PM - Category: Media Releases

City of Niagara Falls announces Jo Zambito as Fire Chief

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is pleased to announce the appointment of Deputy Fire Chief, Jo Zambito, as the Niagara Falls Fire Department’s new Fire Chief. Council approved the appointment at their meeting on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Zambito will step into the role of outgoing Fir...
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Posted on: 3/24/2021 4:26 PM - Category: Media Releases

Earth Hour 2021

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - On Saturday, 27 March at 8:30 p.m. local time, the City of Niagara Falls, Park in the City Committee, and Niagara Falls Illumination Board will join Earth Hour, one of the largest global grassroots movements for the environment, and unite with individuals, businesses and commu...
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Posted on: 3/22/2021 5:00 PM - Category: Media Releases