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Learn at home with virtual tours and programs

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Learn at home with virtual tours and programs

City of St. Catharines press release – Educators may not be able to take students on a field trip to the St.Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre right now, but they can take them on a virtual tour. As students continue to learn online during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the museum remains closed, the staff […]

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Property maintenance efforts during COVID-19

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Property maintenance efforts during COVID-19

City of St. Catharines press release – Recognizing the importance of property maintenance, and in response to questions from the community, the City of St. Catharines is providing some clarity about lawn maintenance, landscaping, and construction. Landscaping and lawn care businesses that are providing services strictly for safety, security, or sanitation purposes will be permitted. […]

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Kitchen fire underscores importance of cooking fire safety

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Kitchen fire underscores importance of cooking fire safety

City of St. Catharines press release – After a kitchen fire late Monday afternoon (Apr. 20/2020) put one resident in hospital with burns to their hands and face, the City’s Fire Chief is reminding residents to remain vigilant when cooking. The fire occurred just before 4 p.m. in the north end of the city when […]

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City launches Seniors’ Centre Without Walls program

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City launches Seniors’ Centre Without Walls program

City of St. Catharines press release – The City is launching a new telephone-based program that offers community members 50 years of age and older the opportunity to enjoy socialization and programs from the comfort of their own home. With the City’s Older Adult Centres closed and programming on hold until further notice, the City […]

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City issues call to artists for 2020 juried exhibit

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City issues call to artists for 2020 juried exhibit

City of St. Catharines press release – The City of St. Catharines is encouraging artists to take action through their art and engage with the truths of indigenous experiences in Canada and address meaningful reconciliation as we move forward together as a community. The City has launched a call to artists for its 2020 City […]

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City parks and beaches closed effective immediately

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City parks and beaches closed effective immediately

City of St. Catharines press release – With the Province of Ontario ordering the closure of all outdoor recreational amenities, the City of St. Catharines will close all of its parks and beaches immediately. The closure comes as the nation, province and City work in unison to slow the spread of COVID-19 by limiting social […]

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