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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.

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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.

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There’s never a shortage of things to do in Niagara especially during the summer.  

Join us as we cover over 90 things to do in Niagara, yes over 90! 

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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!

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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)

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Daily Toronto-Niagara Flights Announced

Greater Toronto Airways has announced plans to schedule daily flights from Billy Bishop Airport in Toronto to the Niagara District Airport!

Tickets are now available to purchase. The daily service will begin on September 15, 2016

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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 pests. 

Questions or concerns? Contact Niagara Region Public Health.

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