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Development Charges Background Study

Development Charges Background Study Report

The Town is undergoing a Development Charges Study. A number of changes to the Development Charge (D.C.) process need to be addressed as a result of The Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73). 
As a result, these changes have been incorporated throughout the report and in the updated draft by-law, as necessary. These items include:
  • Area-rating: Council must consider the use of area-specific charges.

Jordan Village Improvement

Jordan Village Improvement

Current status:

  • The required Environmental Assessment (EA) Study has been completed and file is with Ministry of Environment & Climate Change (MOECC)

  • A Part II Order appeal filed by a citizen with the MOECC has been dismissed

  • Official notice was provided to the Town on March, 5, 2018, informing the Town that a individual environmental assessment was not required

  • The MOECC decision included three conditions:

Planning & Building Portal

Planning & Building Portal - CityView

CityView is an information database for that will inform residents, developers, contractors of the status of their permits, applications, and inspections from the comfort of their workplace or home.

Customers are required to create an account on their first use. Following the registration, customers simply login.

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Checking the status of a permit, application or inspection

Angelina Prokich Park

Final Design - Angelina Prokich Park

The Town of Lincoln is developing a new 8.95 acre neighbourhood park, named Angelina Prokich, located south of St. George’s Drive bordering the new Vista Ridge development by Losani Homes. The Prokich family generously donated a portion of this park land to the Town for generations to enjoy. The park is being dedicated in remembrance of Mrs. Prokich for her commitment to and love of Lincoln.

Transportation Master Plan

Make Moving Make Sense As We Grow

Transportation Master Plan

Missed the Open Houses on March 27 & 28? You can see the materials here and provide feedback!


The Town of Lincoln is developing our first long-term (20+ years) Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The plan will help to define and achieve the future transportation vision i.e. how we will move around the Town in a safe, comfortable, enjoyable and efficient way.

Go Hub & Station Study

Integrating GO Train Service to Niagara

In June 2016, the Province formally announced the extension of GO train service to Niagara. The extension of two-way GO Transit service to the Niagara Region will be a critical component of achieving growth, prosperity and sustainability in Niagara. Niagara Region is planning for the long term future of its communities.  

Focus of Lincoln

Keep Lincoln Growing

"From linking over 53 local wineries in the Town boundaries, to the continued growth of floriculture in the greenhouse sector, to access to the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, the future looks excellent for Lincoln!"

The Town of Lincoln is committed to sustainable and vibrant growth that serves both our businesses, agriculture and citizen base. Lincoln’s approach to economic development focuses on several guiding principles to keep Lincoln growing.

Financial Incentives

Town of Lincoln Financial Incentives 

Niagara Region and local Niagara municipalities  partner to offer financial incentives to developers, investors and business owners to promote and support development, business growth and economic prosperity across Niagara.