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Habitat Niagara reopens Grimsby restore as part of phased approach

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Habitat Niagara reopens Grimsby restore as part of phased approach

Habitat Niagara press release – Habitat for Humanity Niagara is taking the first step towards reopening its operations with a phased approach by reopening its Grimsby ReStore on Tuesday, June 2/2020. “We are determined to reopen our doors to serve our community and continue to make a difference in Niagara,” said Mark Carl, Habitat Niagara […]

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Fort Erie beaches are closed

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Fort Erie beaches are closed

Town of Fort Erie press release – We recognize there has been some confusion regarding the status of beaches in Fort Erie. To be clear, all Fort Erie beaches are closed. This includes: *Bay Beach (also known as Crystal Beach) *Crystal Beach Waterfront Park Maple Leaf Beach Bernard Beach Crescent Beach *Waverly Beach *Bowen Road […]

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Niagara submits joint request for COVID-19 financial relief to the provincial and federal government

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Niagara submits joint request for COVID-19 financial relief to the provincial and federal government

Niagara Region press release – Niagara’s 12 municipalities, in close partnership with the Region, have formally submitted a request to the Province of Ontario and Government of Canada for financial relief for the costs incurred from the COVID-19 crisis. The region has projected the gross costs related to COVID-19 will be nearly $50 million by […]

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City of Welland eases some public access restrictions

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City of Welland eases some public access restrictions

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland is moving forward with re-opening some public spaces. City Council and staff want to remind the public that as access to outdoors areas open, physical distancing and wearing a face-covering helps curb the spread of COVID-19. Residents must abide by restrictions that limit groups to […]

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Anonymous grocery donor set to sail into Port Colborne

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Anonymous grocery donor set to sail into Port Colborne

City of Port Colborne press release – The residents of Port Colborne will be the next beneficiaries of Niagara’s anonymous grocery donor on Wednesday, May 27/2020, from 1-3:30 p.m., when the next truckload of free groceries will be unloaded in the Vale Health & Wellness Centre parking lot. All are welcome to come to the […]

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Niagara Region removes curbside leaf and yard waste limits

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Niagara Region removes curbside leaf and yard waste limits

Niagara Region press release – Effective Monday, May 25/2020, curbside leaf and yard waste limits will be removed for single-family homes and apartments with six units or less. As limits are removed, residents are asked to please be patient as there may be delays for the collection of leaf and yard waste. Ripped leaf and […]

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