TransCanada Natural Gas Pipelines
Part of Your Community: Important Safety Information
2015 Safety Report to the Community
Hot Mix Asphalt Resurfacing
Scheduled for the week of November 14, 2016. Please see the notice for further details.
Feed-In Tariff Program
Council approved a Municipal Council Blanket Support Resolution for the Feed-In Tariff Program to encourage the construction and operation of rooftop solar generation projects. See the resolution attached.
Dee Road Water Pump
See the public notice for more information.
Cloudy Municipal Water & Low Water Pressure
See the public notice for residents experiencing cloudy water coming from their taps or low water pressure.
Ash Borer Fact Sheet
See the attached fact sheet for information on the Emerald Ash Borer and how the Town is addressing the problem.
Public Notice of Pesticide Use
The Town will be controlling aphids in hanging baskets and planters in various locations using the pesticide Safer’s Insecticidal Soap. See the notice for further details.
Temporary Road Closures
• Stewart Road (between Scott St and Lakeshore Rd)
• Concession 2 Road (between Line 1 and Line 2)
• Regional Road 87 (Lakeshore Road)
• Nassau Street (between William St and Lakeshore Rd)
• Four Mile Creek Road (between Niagara Stone Rd and Penner St)
Plum Pox Virus Management Program
On May 24, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will be initiating a summer residential survey for the Plum Pox Virus. See their notice for further details.
Purchasing Recycling Bins
Recycling, organics, and kitchen catcher containers can be purchased at the Town Municipal Offices at 1593 Four Mile Creek Road in Virgil. Click for more info on garbage and recycling services.
Secondary School Education in NOTL
Town Council has announced a private secondary school, Royal Elite International Academy, will open in NOTL this fall. Click here for more information.
Please visit www.NiagaraGO.ca for current information.
Licences to Hunt Pheasant and Rabbit
See the Hunting Licences page for information on hunting timeframes and a hunting map for Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Notice - Welland River Floodplain Mapping Project
The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) is beginning the process of updating and creating new floodplain mapping along the entire length of the Welland River. Visit www.wellandriver.ca for details.
The Town's Active Transportation Committee has held two workshops to discuss making our community more walkable and bicycle friendly. Click here for more information.
Automated Meter Reading & Water Meter Replacement
A new Automated Meter Reading (AMR) program is underway to improve water billing accuracy and meter reading efficiency, and Corix Utilities has been contracted to install devices to residents’ water meters. Please also see this notice reminding residents to be cautious of other agents claiming to represent the Town.
The attached public notice provides details on the jurisdiction and operation of bird bangers in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Dock Area Final Design Concept
Council has directed staff to complete a detailed design plan for the Dock Area Public Realm. See the following page for details.
223-227 Mary Street
Visit the following page for more information about the proposed development.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Health Services
Town Council has supported, in principle, the work of the NOTL Health Services Steering Committee. See the following page about the Committee's initiatives and how you can get involved.
Hydro Delivery Charges
NOTL Hydro has announced that Niagara-on-the-Lake has the lowest electrical delivery charge in the Region. See their media release for details.
Province Announces New OPP Billing Model
The Province has announced changes to how municipalities using OPP services will pay for policing. See the media release for details.
Report Illegal Waste Dumping in Niagara
Residents can use the Niagara Region's online tool to report illegal dumping sites or an illegal dumping activity.
Comprehensive Zoning By-law
The Town has consolidated all amendments to the Comprehensive Zoning By-law (except for agricultural lands), and has provided it for convenience and reference only.