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  • Service Advisory Effective January 18th, 2021

    Effective Dates

    Monday, January 18, 2021 until Friday, February 19, 2021

    Type

    Transit Service Update

    Description

    SERVICE UPDATES Effective January 18th, Niagara Falls Transit will be implementing Sunday and Holiday level City service, with service ending at 9pm to accommodate essential workers trips home from places of work. 

    Addition of Route 208 travelling hourly from Bus Terminal to Morrison HUB daily from 7:30am to 6:30pm. Also, Route 202 travelling hourly from Morrison Dorchester HUB to the Bus Terminal daily from 7:00am to 7:30pm.

    The WEGO Red Line will be providing Winter Sunday Service, 7 days a week and will not be servicing Tablerock.

    CANCELLATIONS The WEGO Blue Line is cancelled until further notice.

    View more information: Service Advisory Effective January 18th, 2021 details

  • Service on Queen Street

    Effective Dates

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021 until Sunday, January 31, 2021

    Type

    Transit Detour

    Description

    Effective January 20, 2020 transit routes will return to servicing Queen Street bus stops. All stops on Park street will now be out of service.

    View more information: Service on Queen Street details


  • Notice of Application and Remote Electronic Public Meeting (AM-2020-011)

    Description

    The zoning amendment is requested to permit the development of five-3.5 storey apartment buildings on the land.  A total of 108 units are proposed.  The proposed development can be seen on the attached notice.

    The land is designated Minor Commercial and subject to Special Policy Area No. 48, which permits the land to be developed with a 4 storey hotel.  The applicant is requesting this Special Policy Area designation be amended to permit the land to be developed with Residential Uses in accordance with the policies of the McLeod Road Intensification Corridor.

    The land is zoned General Commercial (GC-696) in accordance with Zoning By-law No. 79-200, as amended by By-law Nos. 2005-55 and 2005-196, which limits the use of the land to a hotel.  The applicant is requesting the land be rezoned to Residential Apartment 5C Density (R5C), with site specific lot area, front and rear yard depth, side yard width, parking and landscaped open space regulations, and to permit 5 apartment dwellings on one lot.

    Digital copies of plans and documents submitted with the application may be viewed at niagarafalls.ca/planning.

    Posting Dates

    1/11/2021 to 2/9/2021
  • Notice of Application and Remote Electronic Public Meeting (AM-2019-022)

    Description

    The applicant is seeking planning approvals that would permit dwellings on 5 satellite properties to be used as satellite tourist accommodation for the existing Inn located on 5359 River Road.  The affected lands (Inn property and the 5 satellite properties) are shown on the location map to the right. Further details of the subject properties are shown on the attached notice.

    5359 River Road is designated Residential and Special Policy Area No. 32, which permits an Inn with up to 12 rooms for tourists.  The other 5 properties subject to this application are designated Residential and part of the River Road Satellite District, which, in addition to residential uses, permits bed and breakfasts and alternative accommodations of that nature.  The applicant is requesting an amendment to the Special Policy Area designation to permit related accommodations to be provided on the satellite properties.

    5359 River Road is zoned Residential Two (R2-1010) in accordance with By-law No. 79-200, as amended by By-law No. 2015-51 with site specific regulations permitting an Inn with a maximum of 12 rooms for tourists.  The remaining 5 properties subject are zoned Residential Two (R2-2) with area specific regulations that permit a bed and breakfast with up to 4 rooms for tourists.  The applicant is requesting site specific provisions be applied to the lands that will permit dwellings on the 5 satellite properties to be used as satellite tourist accommodation (with up to 26 guest rooms on the 5 properties) for the Inn located on 5359 River Road and to recognize existing site conditions on these properties.

    Digital copies of plans and documents submitted with the application may be obtained at niagarafalls.ca/planning.

    Posting Dates

    1/11/2021 to 2/9/2021
  • Declaration of Surplus - Lands between 3846 Portage Road and 3843 Orlando Drive

    Description

    IN THE MATTER OF the City of Niagara Falls By-law No. 2003-16, as amended by 2005-123, governing the sale of land by the City of Niagara Falls.

    TAKE NOTICE THAT at its Remote Electronic Council Meeting to be held on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at the Council Chambers, City Hall, 4310 Queen Street, in the City of Niagara Falls, at 2:00 p.m., the Council of The Corporation of the City of Niagara Falls will consider the proposed declaration of surplus of the following lands located between 3846 Portage Road and 3843 Orlando Drive:

    Part Block M on Plan M33 being Part 2 on 59R-11823 & Part Block L on Plan M33 being Part 1 on 59R-11823, and, as outlined in yellow on the map attached.

    AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that any person interested in making comments or viewing and/or participating in this meeting are encouraged to use remote methods to make representation.  To participate in the remote electronic public meeting, please pre-register with the City Clerk by sending an email to [email protected] before 12 noon on Monday, January 18, 2021.  All registrants will be provided with instructions on how to use your computer/ipad to participate in the remote electronic public meeting.  The remote electronic Public Meeting can be live-streamed on the City’s website at www.niagarafalls.ca/councilvideos. It will also be archived on the City’s website and available for viewing after the meeting.

    Any questions or comments about the proposed declaration of surplus may be directed or sent to Jordan Hadler, Law Clerk – Real Estate, City Hall, 4310 Queen Street, Niagara Falls, Ontario, whose telephone number is 905-356-7521 ext. 5209 or [email protected]

    DATED at the City of Niagara Falls, Ontario this 8th day of January, 2021.

    Attachments

    Posting Dates

    1/8/2021 to 1/20/2021
  • Park Street Storm Sewer Infiltration Repairs

    Description

    The City of Niagara Falls has retained PipeFlo Contracting Corp. to complete the installation of mechanical joint seals within the 2100mm storm sewer on Park Street between Ontario Avenue and Erie Avenue. 

     

    Project Start Date: 11-January-2021

    Project Completion Date:  29-January-2021

     

    Project Contact:

    Kurtis Bottrell

    Infrastructure Service Supervisor

    905-356-7521 ext. 6206

    Attachments

    Posting Dates

    12/18/2020 to 1/29/2021
  • Temporary Road Closure - Oakwood Drive

    Description

    Oakwood Dr in Niagara Falls will be closed from Jellystone Park to Montrose Rd from November 2nd 2020 to April 30th 2021. Full closures will be in place periodically throughout 2020 and 2021 to facilitate the safe replacement of the Fort Erie bound Welland River Bridge.

    For any inquiries concerning this project, please contact:

    Rankin Construction at 905-684-1111

    Attachments

    Posting Dates

    10/30/2020 to 4/30/2021
  • Notice of Construction - Contract #2020-291-12 - Gunning and Mears Sanitary Pumping Station Upgrades

    Description

    Upgrades to the existing pumping station at the northeast corner of Gunning Drive and Mears Crescent. Upgrades include: new vent piping, new wet well pumps and valves, new station hatch, new pump guide rails, new control panel, etc.

    Attachments

      Posting Dates

      10/21/2020 to 3/31/2021
    • Oakes Park Improvement Project - Closure

      Description

      Baseball Diamond #1 Improvement Project includes improvements to dugouts, bullpens, infield areas, drainage and spectator areas.

      Construction areas will be closed to the public from August 2020 - Spring, 2021

      Grandstand will be closed to public for duration of work.

      Attachments

        Posting Dates

        8/1/2020 to 5/1/2021