Public Notices

Road Closures

  • Queen Street Cruise Nights

    Effective Dates

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017 until Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    Reason

    Special Event

    Type

    Temporary

    Contact

    Mathew Bilodeau
    905-356-7521 ext. 5202

    Description

    Queen Street will be closed Tuesday evenings from May 2, 2017 to October 3, 2017. Road closures will be occurring from 5:00PM to 9:00PM to facilitate Queen Street cruise night and car show – Cruising on the ‘Q’. View on a map

    Detour Information

    For additional information regarding transit re-routing please visit Transit Route Detours.

  • Level Avenue - From Dunn Street to Dixon Street

    Effective Dates

    Monday, July 10, 2017 until Tuesday, October 31, 2017

    Reason

    Construction Project

    Type

    Temporary

    Contact

    Nick Golia
    905-356-7521 ext. 4290

    Description

    Dunn Street to Dixon Street View on a map

    Detour Information

    Local Traffic Only

Public Notices

  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-031)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct a semi-detached dwelling.  Zoning By-law No. 79-200 requires a minimum lot area of 600 square metres for semi-detached dwellings, whereas the lot has an area of 512.06 square metres.  A variance of 87.94 square metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    8/17/2017 to 8/30/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-030)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to develop a plan of condominium containing townhouse dwellings on the subject property.  Zoning By-law No. 79-200 requires a minimum front yard depth for townhouses of 6 metres, whereas a front yard depth for townhouses of 5 metres is proposed.  A variance of 1 metre is requested.

    Posting Dates

    8/17/2017 to 8/30/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-029)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct a tourist home containing 8 rooms for tourists and a room for the owner on the subject property.  Zoning By-law No. 79-200 permits a maximum building height of 12 metres, whereas a building height of 13.86 metres is proposed.  A variance of 1.86 metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    8/17/2017 to 8/30/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-028)

    Description

    The current site specific R4(H)-1006 zoning of the property permits 14 townhouse dwelling units.  The applicant is proposing to develop 15 townhouse dwelling units on the subject property.  Site specific By-law No. 2014-80 requires a minimum lot area of 450 square metres per dwelling unit, whereas a lot area of 421.8 square metres per dwelling unit is proposed.  A variance of 28.2 square metres per dwelling unit is requested.

    Posting Dates

    8/17/2017 to 8/30/2017
  • Notice of Construction - Watermain Replacement Project - Potter Heights, Whiltshire Bv, Rendall Cr & Wedgewood Cr

    Description

    Notice of Construction - Contract No. 2017-359-14

    Watermain Replacement Project

    Potter Heights, Whiltshire Boulevard, Rendall Crescent & Wedgewood Crescent

    The City of Niagara Falls will be replacing watermain and appurtenances on Potter Heights, Whiltshire Boulevard, Rendall Crescent & Wedgewood Crescent.

    At times it may be difficult to drive through the above locations due to construction in progress.  In accordance with the contract documents, the contractor, Alfidome Construction Limited., is required to notify emergency services of their daily operations.

    The work will be commencing the week of August 7th, 2017, and will be continuous until completion, weather permitting.

     

    For further information you may contact: 

    Nick Golia, C.Tech.

    Project Manager

    Municipal Works

    City of Niagara Falls

    4310 Queen Street, P.O. Box 1023

    Niagara Falls, ON  L2E 6X5

    (905) 356-7521 ext. 4290

    ngolia@niagarafalls.ca 

    Attachments

      Posting Dates

      8/7/2017 to 9/29/2017
    • Notice of Construction: 2017-449-17 Harvard Avenue and Brian Crescent

      Description

      The City of Niagara Falls has contracted with Centennial Infrastructure (Niagara) Inc. to replace the existing sanitary sewers, sewer laterals and water services on Harvard Avenue from approximately Wiltshire Boulevard to McGill Street and one length of sewer on each leg of Brian Crescent.  Due to the scope of the work involved, the roadway will be closed to through traffic with local access only.

      Posting Dates

      7/31/2017 to 10/6/2017
    • Draft Plan of Subdivision - Willoughby Gardens (26T-11-2017-001)

      Description

      The applicant proposes to develop a Plan of Subdivision comprised of 8 lots for single detached dwellings on the land shown to the right.  Schedule 1 shows the lots which are proposed to be accessed via a cul-de-sac off Willoughby Drive.

      Posting Dates

      7/25/2017 to 8/23/2017
    • Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2017-006)

      Description

      The zoning amendment is requested to permit the construction of a 6 storey, 36 unit apartment building on a 1 hectare parcel located on the southwest corner of Mountain Road and St. Paul Avenue.

      Posting Dates

      7/25/2017 to 8/23/2017
    • Notice of Construction - #2017-393-16

      Description

      Hamilton St. - Sixth Ave. to Stanley Ave., Homewood Ave. - Bridge St. to North Limit, Menzie St. - Homewood Ave. to Stanley Ave.

      Posting Dates

      7/24/2017 to 7/1/2018
    • Notice of Study Completion - Master Drainage Plan Update Study Class EA

      Description

      Project Background

      The City of Niagara Falls, through their consultant Aquafor Beech Limited, has completed a Master Drainage Plan Update Study using Environmental Assessment Master Plan Approach 1. The study was completed to better understand the level of stormwater drainage service currently provided by the City and identify future improvements needed to sustainably develop and manage stormwater infrastructure.

      Across the study area, the recommended approach developed through the EA process includes stormwater management facility works, storm sewer replacements, construction of offline storage, installation of a relief storm sewer, construction of new storm sewers, inlet controls, erosion protection in channels, and culvert works.

      Subject to any comments received from this Notice of Completion and the receipt of necessary approvals, the City of Niagara Falls intends to proceed with prioritized works as identified in this report.

      Public Comment Invited

      An Environmental Study Report (ESR), which contains details of project background, planning and public consultation process and recommendations, has been placed in the public record for a 30-day review period. The ESR is available for review on the at the following locations beginning on Monday, July 24, 2017

      Clerk’s Department and Municipal Works Department

      City of Niagara Falls

      4310 Queen Street

      Niagara Falls, ON

      Hours: Monday to Friday

      8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

      Niagara Falls Public Library

      4848 Victoria Avenue

      Niagara Falls, ON

      Hours: Monday to Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

      Friday and Saturday 

      9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

      Interested persons should provide written comments or questions relating to the study through one of the following contacts:

      Kent Schachowskoj, P. Eng.

      Infrastructure and Asset Manager

      Municipal Works

      City of Niagara Falls

      4310 Queen Street

      Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6X5

      Ph. 905-356-7521 Ext. 4336

      Fax 289-296-0048

      Email: kschachowskoj@niagarafalls.ca

      Dave Maunder M. Sc., P. Eng.

      Aquafor Beech Limited

      2600 Skymark Avenue

      Building 6, Suite 202

      Mississauga, ON L4W 5B2

      Ph. 905-629-0099 Ext. 290

      Fax 905-629-0089

      Email: maunder.d@aquaforbeech.com

      Part II Order

      If concerns cannot be resolved in discussion with the City of Niagara Falls, interested persons or parties may request that the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change elevate the project status to a higher level of review under an Individual Environmental Assessment (known as a Part II Order). Reasons for the request must be provided so that the Minister can make an informed decision regarding the status of the project. Requests must be received by Wednesday, August 23, 2017 and be sent to the following contacts below:

      Minister
      Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
      77 Wellesley Street W, 11F

      Toronto ON M7A 2T5

      Fax:  416-314-8452

      Director, Environmental Approvals Branch

      Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
      135 St. Clair Avenue W, 1F

      Toronto ON M4V 1P5

      Email: EAASIBgen@ontario.ca

      Kent Schachowskoj, P. Eng.

      Infrastructure and Asset Manager

      Municipal Works

      City of Niagara Falls

      4310 Queen Street

      Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6X5

      Ph. 905-356-7521 Ext. 4336

      Fax 289-296-0048

      Email: kschachowskoj@niagarafalls.ca

      All comments and information received from individuals, stakeholder groups and agencies regarding this project are being collected to assist the City of Niagara Falls in developing a stormwater drainage improvements plan. Unless directed otherwise, personal information included in a submission would become part of the public record.

      Attachments

      Posting Dates

      7/20/2017 to 8/24/2017
    • Notice of Open House & Public Meeting (OPA #115)

      Description

      The City of Niagara Falls is introducing new policies into the Official Plan and regulations into the Zoning By-law to permit accessory dwelling units within single detached houses, semi-detached houses and on-street townhouses.

      Posting Dates

      7/13/2017 to 8/23/2017
    • Zoning By-law Amendment (AM-2012-014)

      Description

      The City of Niagara Falls is proposing to delete references to the term “family” within Zoning By-law 79-200.  The amendment is being forward at this time in connection with the proposed amendments to permit accessory dwelling units within single detached houses, semi-detached houses and on-street townhouses.

      Posting Dates

      7/13/2017 to 8/23/2017
    • Notice of Construction #2017-273-12

      Description

      Level Avenue - From Dunn Street to Dixon Street Sewer Separation, Watermain Replacement and Road Reconstruction

      Posting Dates

      7/10/2017 to 10/31/2017
    • Notice of Project Commencement

      Description

      Culp Street Watermain Replacement and Road Reconstruction

      Posting Dates

      7/10/2017 to 12/31/2017
    • Notice of Study Commencement

      Description

      Huggins Street and Area Sewer Separation Study

      Posting Dates

      7/10/2017 to 12/31/2017
    • Notice of Construction - #2017-269-12

      Description

      Buckley Avenue Phase II - Sewer Separation, Watermain Replacement and Road Reconstruction

      Posting Dates

      6/27/2017 to 11/1/2017
    • Notice of Construction - 2017-447-17

      Description

      2017 Road Rehabilitation & Sidewalk Replacement

      Posting Dates

      6/19/2017 to 10/31/2017
    • Notice of Construction - 2017-357-14

      Description

      Watermain Replacement Project - Butler Place, Secord Place, Empire Place

      Posting Dates

      4/27/2017 to 9/30/2017