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Changes to Post Secondary Transit Service

Attention students of Brock University and Niagara College! As you’re making your back-to-school plans, please note the service changes, effective September 2016.

Labour Day Hours

Labour Day Closures

City offices will be closed on Monday September 5, 2016 for Labour Day. Regular hours will resume on September 6, 2016. 

Niagara Falls Transit will be following a holiday schedule.

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New Rules for School Crossings

The Niagara Regional Police and the City of Niagara Falls would like to remind all drivers and cyclists of the new road rules in effect as of January 2016. 

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City Wide Sod Restoration

City wide sod restoration will commence on Tuesday September 6, 2016. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

View information about the sod restoration postponement.

People walking

Historical Walking Tour: Rails, Bridges, and Butcher Shops

Join Sherman Zavitz, the City’s Official Historian on September 18, for a walk into the past as we explore parts of Queen St, Erie Ave, Park St, Zimmerman Ave, Cataract Ave, and Bridge St.

Register now for the Rails, Bridges and Butcher Shops walking tour!

Water flowing from a faucet into a sink

New Online Access to City Water Accounts

Niagara Falls Water Bill Customers, now have the opportunity to view their water account information online through a new portal on the City's website!

Open Air Burning Ban Lifted with a fire image

Open Air Burning Ban Lifted

The Niagara Falls Fire Department has lifted the open air burning ban for Niagara Falls. 

View additional details on the open air burning ban lift.

Picture of a rat

Rodent Prevention and Control

Whether you own property or rent, live or work in the City of Niagara Falls, everyone has a role in rat / mouse prevention. Rodent proofing your home and property is the most important factor to prevent and control these pests. 

Questions or concerns? Contact Niagara Region Public Health.

Visit for local pest control services. View rodent prevention tips.

Volunteer Fire Fighter

Volunteer Fire Fighters

The City of Niagara Falls is now accepting applications for Volunteer Fire Fighters until September 29, 2016 .

Candidates are encouraged to attend the September 1 information session from 7pm – 8:30pm at Station 6 (8037 Schisler Road)

Road Closed

Highway 420 and QEW Rehabilitation Road Closures

New Updates Added: The Ontario Ministry of Transportation will be rehabilitating sections of Highway 420 QEW interchanges in Niagara Falls over the next two years.

Closures will vary from week to week. View a list of upcoming road closures.

Davey Tree Employee auditing a tree

City Wide Tree Inventory

Over the next six to eight weeks, Niagara Falls residents can expect to run into one of seven Davey Resource Group team members working throughout the City to inventory our trees.

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