Posted on Friday, March 01, 2024 11:42 AM
Applications are now being accepted by the City of St. Catharines for food truck and mobile vending cart operators to set up shop at City parks and facilities for the season.
Interested businesses can fill out an application anytime between March 1 and March 29. The application is available at stcatharines.ca/VendorPermit.
The policy was launched in 2022 in response to resident and business requests, which allows businesses to apply for a dedicated space each year.
“Allowing food trucks and mobile...
Posted on Thursday, February 29, 2024 04:13 PM
St. Catharines 2024 community garden funding applications have opened up to help incorporated charities and not-for-profit groups establish communal gardens in the city again this year.
Community groups looking to establish new gardens, or improve existing ones, can apply to receive matching funds from the City for up to half of eligible start-up costs, including lumber, soil, seeds, rain barrels and other materials and equipment.
“We are happy to once again be able to launch this funding program...
Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 11:53 AM
The City of St. Catharines will host a 50 plus Active Living Fair at the Dunlop Drive Older Adult Centre on Tuesday, March 5. It will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
It’s free to attend the fair, which will feature over 35 vendors, showcasing important information for those 50 and older who live in St. Catharines. There will also be free giveaways from some vendors, as well as door prizes.
In addition to the various displays, Registered Dietician Leah will also be on hand, where attendees will...
Posted on Monday, February 26, 2024 03:24 PM
The City of St. Catharines is looking to collect more information on what community members are doing in their day to day lives that can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and be more resilient to a changing climate.
The City’s first Community Climate Action survey was launched on Monday, Feb. 26, 2024, and is now available on EngageSTC.
There are three parts to the survey. The first section focuses on participant demographics and personal priorities related to climate change. The second...
Posted on Monday, February 26, 2024 10:51 AM
Residents interested in learning how to trace their genealogy and organize their family stories will gain some useful knowledge and tools at a two-day St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre and St. Catharines Public Library workshop in March.
The museum, in partnership with the library, present the Family History Workshop on Saturday, March 2 at the library’s central branch and on Saturday, March 16 at the museum, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This workshop series introduces participants to...