High Heat Alerts

Heat Alerts

Environment Canada issues heat alerts when:

  • The humidex is 40°C or higher for two consecutive days

  • Daily temperatures are expected to reach 31°C or higher and overnight temperatures are at least 20°C or higher, for two consecutive days

Public Health identifies those at risk and precautions to stay healthy during extreme heat.

Stay Cool in Lincoln


Allan F. Gretsinger and Jordan outdoor pools are open.

These facilities offer FREE swims when a High Heat Alert has been activated. 


Charles Daley Park (1969 North Service Rd., Jordan Station)

(Please check Niagara Region's website for beach water testing results, May through August.  )

Splash Pads

Hours: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

  • Hilary Bald Park Splash Pad (Garden Gate Terrace, Beamsville) 
  • Jordan Lions Park Splash Pad (2793 Fourth Avenue, Jordan)
  • Angelina Prokich Park (5080 St. George’s Drive)

Fleming Centre

Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

(Some shady spots under the sails are available outside the Fleming Centre for those who wish to remain outdoors.)

Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre
Tuesday to  Thursday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lincoln Pelham Public Library (Fleming and Rittenhouse branches)

Monday to Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday 1- 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. , Sunday - Closed

Water Filling Stations

Available at:

  • Hilary Bald Park
  • Jordan Lions Park

Coming soon to:

  • Rotary Park
  • Angelina Macri Prokich Park


Safety Measures During COVID-19

The Town of Lincoln is following provincial guidelines and direction from public health to help protect against the spread of COVID-19. 

Please do not attend any cooling space if you:

  • Have had close contact with anyone with acute respiratory illness or travelled outside of Canada in the past 14 days.
  • Have a confirmed case of COVID-19 or had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19.

  • Have any of the following symptoms: fever, new onset of cough, worsening chronic cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, sore throat, difficulty swallowing, decrease or loss of sense of taste or smell, chills, headaches, unexplained fatigue/malaise/muscle aches (myalgias), nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, pink eye (conjunctivitis), runny nose/nasal congestion without other known cause.


While visiting Town of Lincoln facilities and public spaces, please continue to be cautious:

  • Wear a face covering (optional)
  • Wash hands/sanitize frequently 
  • Avoid touching shared surfaces
  • Stay home if feeling ill

Social Supports in Lincoln & Niagara

Community Care of West Niagara
4309 Central Ave., Beamsville

Village of Hope 
2831 King St., Jordan


Find programs and services in your community.

Social Service Programs, Hostels/Homelessness Prevention & Emergency Assistance 
Call Niagara Region toll-free 1-800-263-7215

Emergency Contacts

Police & Ambulance
9-1-1 (emergency only)


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