Posted on Thursday, January 27, 2022 11:42 AM
With the Province of Ontario gradually easing restrictions in light of improving COVID-19 indicators, several City facilities will reopen on Jan. 31, with some restrictions.
On Jan. 20 the Province announced it would begin to gradually ease public health restrictions. Lessened restrictions will allow most City recreational facilities and City Hall to reopen on Jan. 31.
With facilities reopening several COVID-19 prevention requirements will be in place at City facilities, in line with Provincial directives:
Posted on Thursday, January 27, 2022 06:30 AM
Flags at City facilities are at half-mast today, Jan. 27, to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Today the City is paying tribute to the memory of the victims of the Holocaust and reaffirming our community’s unwavering commitment to counter antisemitism, racism, and other forms of intolerance that lead to group-targeted violence. The date marks the anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau by Soviet troops on Jan. 27, 1945.
Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 02:02 PM
City Council returned to full complement Monday night with the swearing in of Robin McPherson as the City Councillor representing Ward 4.
McPherson was sworn in during Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting of City Council to fill the St. Patrick’s Ward seat left vacant with the departure of Coun. Mat Siscoe. Following the death of St. Catharines Regional Councillor Sandie Bellows in October, St. Catharines City Council recommended the appointment of then City Councillor Siscoe to the Regional Council...
Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 08:55 AM
The City has successfully concluded another step in a string of legal actions against the property owner, 2390541 Ontario Inc., of the former industrial property at 282-285 Ontario Street.
On Friday, Jan. 14, the numbered corporation and its directors, pleaded guilty in Provincial Offences Court to two charges each under the Building Code Act and four charges each under the City’s Waste By-law, totalling 12 charges, reflecting recent amendments made to allow the City to better address issues with...
Posted on Sunday, January 16, 2022 05:02 PM
With significant snowfall expected to begin Sunday, Jan. 16, evening, the City of St. Catharines will put a S’No Parking prohibition into effect overnight and reminds residents to not park on City streets.
S’No Parking is a public safety protocol implemented by the City that requires residents remove parked vehicles from streets during and after snowstorms. This prohibition has been implemented to allow for more efficient snow removal by City crews, shortening the time in which transportation routes...