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Canada Day Facility Closures

City offices will be closed on Friday July 1, 2016 for Canada Day. Regular hours will resume on Monday July 4, 2016. View a full list of holiday closures.

The MacBain Customer Service Centre will also be closed on Saturday July 2, 2016.
The Centre will resume regular hours on Monday July 4, 2016.

Niagara Falls Transit will be following a holiday schedule
For more information, call 905-356-7521

Canada Day Fun

Canada Day Fun in the City

Bring your national pride on Friday July 1, 2016 to celebrate Canada Day in Niagara Falls!

Enjoy free Canadian-inspired activities &entertainment all day long throughout the City!

Residents can join a range of festive activities across the City including the annual street parade!

View all Canada Day Celebration Information for 2016!

View Transit Detours for Canada Day

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Have Your Say! Age Friendly Survey

The City of Niagara Falls is committed to creating an age-friendly community that puts the needs of our older adults at the centre of future planning.

Creating a community where older people are valued and can enjoy good health, happiness and fulfillment is our priority.

The goal of this survey is to collect feedback from you to understand the most pressing age-friendly priorities in our community.

To ensure we are successful in planning an age-friendly community, we count on your voice being heard.

Please help improve your community by filling out this survey.

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Beat the Heat: Splash Pads Are Open!

Visiting a splash pad is a great way to cool off during the heat! The City of Niagara Falls splash pads are open for the season. City pools will be opening on Thursday June 30, 2016.
View location, hours of operation, and other details.

The City also offers a variety of City's Aquatic opportunities for exercise, relaxation, learning, and most of all fun.
 View more Pools and Aquatics Information

Call For Submissions - My City Guide

Call for Submissions - My City Guide Fall/Winter

Local non-profit organizations are now able to submit a FREE listing in the Niagara Falls My City Guide for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter edition.

All submissions are to be completed online.

The deadline for submissions is Friday, July 15, 2016.

If you have further questions, please call Recreation & Culture at 905-356-7521 extension 3330.

Road Closed

NEW UPDATES: Highway 420 and QEW Rehabilitation Road Closures

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation will be rehabilitating 5 structures within the Highway 420/QEW interchange in Niagara Falls, and undertaking resurfacing of Highway 420 from Stanley Avenue to Montrose Road and the Highway 420 interchange including all ramps and crossing roads, over the next two years.

Road closures commenced on June 13, 2016. Closures will vary from week to week. View a list of upcoming closures.

Additional road and ramp closures will be in effect while the rehabilitation work takes place. We will provide the details regarding these future closures as the information becomes available.

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Future Options for Trails in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls, we want to hear from you! Whether you are a frequent trail user or have never been on our trails, the City invites you to complete an online survey that will help determine future options for trails in Niagara Falls.

Our goal is to provide residents with the opportunity to enjoy the City's trails on a daily basis.

Please help us shape these new initiatives by taking a few minutes to complete the survey. The survey will be available for the duration of the summer.

View more information.

Public Meeting - Municipal Water Rate Review - Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Public Meeting: Municipal Water Rate Review

Please join us on Tuesday June 28, 2016 for the Municipal Water Rate Review Public Meeting!

Information to be provided on the water rate structure review. Residents will have the opportunity to ask questions and providefeedback on water rates.

The Public Meeting will be held from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Council Chambers, (4310 Queen St.) and from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at Coronation Centre (5925 Summer St.)

Questions? Call 905-356-7521 ext 4347

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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 pest. By working together, we can make Niagara Falls as rodent-free as possible.

If you have concerns or questions, please contact Niagara Region Public Health.

Also please visit for local listings of pest control services to help control rats and mice on your property. For information and tips on how to help prevent and control rodent infestation please visit the Government of Canada website