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Government of Canada supports tourism in Niagara Region

Posted on Monday, June 03, 2024 09:14 AM

Three Niagara Region tourism businesses and organizations enhance and improve their offerings

The Niagara Region is one of the most prominent tourism destinations in Canada. Millions visit the Falls, vineyards, parks, attractions and historical sites each year. By attracting domestic and international travelers, destinations like the Niagara Region contribute to local jobs and economic growth in the community.

Today, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism, on behalf of the...


Niagara Transit Commission seeks public input to shape the future of transit in Niagara

Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024 04:46 PM

The Niagara Transit Commission (NTC) is thrilled to extend an invitation to the public, community organizations, and stakeholders from both public and private sectors to actively participate in shaping the future of transit in the Niagara Region.

Two Key Projects for a Better Transit System

 Facilities, Strategic Asset, and Service Network Master Plan

NTC has initiated the Facilities, Strategic Asset, and Service Network Master Plan, led by the consulting firm LTRT Inc. This project aims to...

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Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival welcomes GIO Rail as the presenting sponsor for 2024

Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024 11:13 AM

TheCity of Port Colborne is thrilled to announceGIO Railasthe presenting sponsor for the2024 Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival.The collaboration betweenthe railway service providerand theCitydemonstrates a shared commitment to supporting local initiatives, fostering community engagement, and encouraging economicupliftin Port Colborne.

GIO Railhas partneredwith the City of Port Colborne for several years, andthisnew$75,000 sponsorship deal demonstratesthe company’songoingcommitment tomaking

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Victoria Day weekend in Port Colborne

Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024 10:59 AM

The City of Port Colborne is offering a variety of activities throughout the Victoria Day holiday weekend.


  • The Port Colborne Public Library will continue normal operations this weekend from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • On Saturday, May 18, story time with Shelly will take place from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. 
  • Be sure to check out books, DVDs, board games, video games, or the Seed Library for some fun activities to keep busy over the long weekend. 
  • The Port Colborne Public Library will be closed Monday, May...

Communities in Bloom

Port Colborne set to blossom with Communities in Bloom

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024 10:56 AM

The City of Port Colborne is gearing up for an unbe-leaf-able summer thanks to its participation in the Communities in Bloom program. The friendly flower competition. The friendly flower competition encourages residents to showcase their community's beauty through environmental care, including the conservation of cultural spaces and heritage assets. The City will be providing seeds to residents who wish to support the initiative. Seeds handouts will begin May 24 at the Port Colborne Farmers’...