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Heat warning

Heat Alert In Effect for Niagara

Heat Alert has been issued by the Niagara Region as the humidex is expected to reach 40C or higher, contining into the weekend.

City pools & splash pads are a great way to beat the heat! Or residents can cool off at an air conditioned City facility: MacBain Centre, Gale Centre or Public Libraries.

View more precautions to take during excessive high heat alerts.

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Canada 150 - Help Shape the Celebration!

Help us shape next year’s Canada Day Celebration to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in our beautiful City.

Provide your input through this survey and tell us how you would like the Niagara Falls celebration to look.

Small child splashing around in the pool on a sunny day

Beat the Heat: Splash Pads & Pools Are Open!

Visiting a splash pad or a pool is a great way to cool off during the heat! 

View location, hours of operation, and details about the Pools.

Oakes Park Entrance Sign

Oakes Park Grandstand Improvement Project

The Oakes Park improvement project is currently underway.  

Please note, the washrooms, change rooms and grandstand seating will not be available during the project which is schedule to be completed late Fall 2016.

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Have Your Say! Age Friendly Survey

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

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.

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

Open Air Burning Ban In Effect for Niagara Falls

With the prolonged hot and dry weather, and in the interest of public safety, the City of Niagara Falls has issued a fire ban on all open air-burning until further notice. 

View Frequently Asked Questions around the fire ban.

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City Appoints New Fire Chief

The City of Niagara Falls is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Boutilier as the new Fire Chief, effective immediately.

View details on the Fire Chief appointment.

Fresh sod being watered by a inground sprinkler

City Wide Sod Restoration Postponement

Due to the hot and dry weather conditions the City of Niagara Falls is postponing all sod restoration sites until approximately mid-August (weather depending).

View information about the sod restoration postponement.

Road Closed

Highway 420 and QEW Rehabilitation Road Closures

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.

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Raising Money For Childhood Cancer

Councillors Mike Strange and Victor Pietrangelo will be climbing the Matterhorn to raise money for childhood cancer!

Niagara Falls' Neil Babbage will be participating in the upcoming Coast to Coast, Sears National Kids Cancer Ride.