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Public Notice - Heat Alert Lifted

2018-09-06 Public Notice - High Heat Alert Lifted

Please be advised that the high heat alert issued on Monday, Sept. 3 2018, is no longer in effect. 

Public Service Announcement - Labour Day Weekend Hours of Operation

2018-08-27 Public Service Announcement - Labour Day Weekend Hours of Operation

Lincoln, ON – August 27,  2018 – The Town of Lincoln facilities will have altered hours for the Labour Day weekend from Saturday Sept. 1, 2018 to Monday Sept. 3, 2018. The following list provides details for each location.

Town Hall Monday Sept. 3: CLOSED

uLinc Saturday Sept. 1: NO SERVICE Sunday Sept. 2: NO SERVICE Monday Sept. 3: NO SERVICE

Public Notice - High Heat Alert in Effect

2018-08-27 Public Notice - High Heat Alert in Effect 

Please be advised that a High Heat alert has been issued for Monday, August 27, 2018 and is expected to remain in place until Wednesday. 

Maximum afternoon temperatures are expected to reach 31 degrees with humidex values around 40

Public Service Announcement - Heritage Lincoln Appreciation Evening

2018-08-24

For Immediate Release

First Annual Heritage Lincoln Appreciation Evening 

Lincoln, ON – (Aug. 24, 2018) - The Town of Lincoln Heritage Committee invites residents to celebrate Lincoln's heritage and to recognize the homeowners who preserve the expressions and homes of our past generations. 

Date: Thursday Sept. 13, 2018Time: 7 p.m.Location: St. John's Anglican Church 2878 St. Johns Dr., Jordan

Public Service Announcement - Join the Conversation for a Skatepark

2018-08-14

For Immediate Release

The Town of Lincoln invites skateboarding enthusiasts to discuss potential skatepark

Lincoln, ON – (Aug. 14, 2018) - Residents and stakeholders are invited to attend a special community design workshop hosted by Canadian Ramp Company design consultants.

Date:  Wed. Aug. 22, 2018

Time:  6 – 9p.m.

Location: Fleming Centre, 5020 Serena Dr., Beamsville

Public Notice - Heat Alert Lifted

2018-08-07 Public Notice - High Heat Alert Lifted for Niagara Region

The excessive high heat alert issued on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, is no longer in effect as of today, Aug. 7, 2018.

Remember to follow the Town on Twitter and Facebook to get up-to-date information when heat alerts are in effect. 

Public Service Announcement - Stay Busy over the Holiday Weekend

2018-08-02 Stay Busy over the Holiday Weekend 

Lincoln, ON – August 2,  2018 – There is lots to do in Lincoln this summer, take advantage of all the programming and activities during the Civic Holiday weekend!  

Here are a few things to do:

Leisure swim @ AFG Pool - FREE Sunday & Monday

Sat & Sun 1 - 5 p.m., Mon 1 - 4:30 p.m. & 8 - 9 p.m.

Leisure swim @ Jordan Lions Pool - FREE Sunday & Monday

Public Service Announcement - Civic Holiday Hours of Operation

2018-08-01 Civic Holiday Hours of Operation

Lincoln, ON – August 1,  2018 – The Town of Lincoln facilities will have altered hours for the weekend and Civic Holiday on Monday July 6, 2018. The following list provides details for each location.

Town Hall Monday, August 6: CLOSED

uLinc Saturday, August 4: Regular service Monday, August 6: NO SERVICE

Museum Saturday, August 4 : 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, August 5: 10 a.m. – 5p.m. Monday, August 6: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Media Release - 2018 Municipal Election Certified Candidates

2018-07-31

For Immediate Release

Certified and acclaimed candidates for the Town of Lincoln 2018 Municipal Election

Lincoln, ON – July 31, 2018 – All candidate nominations have been filed and as of 4 p.m. on Monday, July 30, 2018, and all candidates have been officially certified by the Town Clerk. The municipal election is Oct. 22, 2018.

The following is a summary of candidates for the Town of Lincoln:

Public Notice - Fire Ban Lifted

2018-07-26 Open-Air Fire Permits Suspension is Lifted

The open-air burning ban  that was in place as of Friday, July 13, 2018, has been lifted. 

Public Notice - Heat Alert is Lifted

2018-07-17 Public Notice - High Heat Alert Lifted for Niagara Region

The excessive high heat alert issued on Friday, July 13, 2018 is no longer in effect as of July 17, 2018. 

It is still warm outside, so please remember to take breaks, seek shade if you are outdoors and stay hydrated.

Remember to follow the Town on Twitter and Facebook to get up-to-date information relating to staying cool during heat alerts. 

Media Release - Detailed Design Phase to Launch for Jordan Village

2018-07-17

For Immediate Release

Jordan Village improvement project to launch detailed design phase

Lincoln, ON – (July 17, 2018) – On July 16, 2018, Council awarded the consultant contract for the Detailed Design Phase of the Jordan Village improvement project. The detailed design is the blueprint for the overall improvements planned and builds on the existing concept developed by residents and businesses.

Public Service Announcement - Shape Lincoln's Public Transit

2018-07-16

For Immediate Release

Have your say to shape the future of public transit in Lincoln

Lincoln, ON – (July 16, 2018) – The Town of Lincoln has launched a survey to ask residents and businesses to weigh in on the Town’s public transit pilot, uLinc.

Public Notice - Open-Air Burning Ban

2018-07-13 Open-Air Fire Permits Suspended During Dry Conditions

An open-air burning ban is in place due to dry conditions. Therefore, as of Friday, July 13, 2018, all fire permits are suspended for agricultural or recreational use, until the ban is lifted. 

Information on the Open-Air Burn permits

Public Service Announcement - Lincoln Voters to Check Voters’ List

2018-07-11 Lincoln voters encouraged to check voters’ list

​With just over 100 days until the 2018 Municipal and School Board Elections, voters are encouraged to visit voterlookup.ca to ensure they are on the voters’ list and their information appears correctly.

By visiting voterlo​okup.ca individuals can verify that their name, address and school support information is correct on the voters’ list. Those without Internet access are encouraged to phone the Town's Clerk to confirm their information.

Public Notice - High Heat Alert Lifted

2018-07-06 Public Notice - High Heat Alert Lifted for Niagara Region

The excessive high heat alert issued on June 28, 2018 is no longer in effect as of July 6, 2018. 

Public Notice - For Residents on the 10 Month Pre-authorization Payment Plan

2018-07-04 Public Notice - For Residents on the 10-Month Pre-authorization Payment Plan The Town of Lincoln will no longer be issuing notification letters advising of the change in your monthly payment for the period July 15 to October 15.  Information regarding the change will be located at the bottom of your final property tax bill that is mailed to all residents at the end of June of each year.

Public Service Announcement - Stay Cool on Canada Day

2018-06-29 Stay Cool at the Charles Daley Canada Day Celebrations

Daytime highs are expected to reach the low to mid thirties with humidex values into the mid-forties, this is going to make for a scorching hot Canada Day Celebration at Charles Daley!

Here are some things to know about keeping cool on Sunday July 1:

Public Service Announcement - Canada Day Weekend Facility Hours

2018-06-28 Canada Day Weekend - Town of Lincoln Facility Hours

Lincoln, ON – (June 28, 2018) – The Town of Lincoln facilities will have altered hours for Canada Day weekend. The following list provides details for each location.

uLinc Sunday, July 1: NO SERVICE Monday, July 2: Regular service (new summer schedule begins)

Town Hall Monday, July 2: CLOSED

Museum Saturday, June 30: 10 a.m.-5p.m. Sunday, July 1: CLOSED Monday, July 2: CLOSED

Public Service Announcement - uLinc launches summer schedule July 2

2018-06-27

For Immediate Release

uLinc transit launches summer schedule July 2

Lincoln, ON – (June 28, 2018) – uLinc, Lincoln’s free public transit pilot begins a summer schedule on July 2, 2018, with three additional stops and expanding to a weekend Saturday schedule. The winter schedule is still in effect on June 28 and 29.

These changes are reflective of feedback collected in the first four months of the pilot and result in improved safety and convenience for riders.

New stops will include:

Public Notice - Heat Alert Lifted

2018-06-19 Heat Alert Lifted

As temperatures have dropped below 40 degrees Celsius, the Medical Officer of Health has lifted the heat alert.

More information about heat alerts is available from Niagara Region Public Health.

Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Sann Rd. @ CN Tracks

2018-06-13 Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Sann Rd. @ CN Tracks

When: June 20 - June 22, 2018 

Please be advised that the above noted road will be temporarily closed to through traffic to complete emergency track work. The schedule for closure will be dependent upon weather conditions. We apologize for any inconvenience . 

For questions or more information, please contact Diane Maceira, C.E.T. Supervisor of Technical Services (905) 563-8205 ext. 226.   

Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Bartlett Rd @ CN Railway Tracks

2018-06-01 Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Bartlett Rd. at CN Railway Tracks

Please be advised that part of Bartlett Rd. will be temporarily closed to through traffic to complete emergency track work. The schedule for closure depend on weather conditions. 

We apologize for any inconvenience this temporary road closure may cause. For questions or further information please contact: Diane Maceira Supervisor of Technical Services Tel: (905) 563-8205 ext. 226.

Public Notice - Open Air Burning Ban Lifted

2018-05-30 Public Notice - Open Air Burning Suspension Lifted

As of May 30, 2018 the open air burning ban is no longer in effect. Those with open air permits are now permitted to have fires in accordance with the criteria set in the By-law. 

Public Notice - Excessive Heat Alert in Effect

2018-05-28 Public Notice - Excessive Heat Alert in Effect

Please be advised that an Excessive Heat Alert has been issued today, May 28, 2018 by  Niagara Region Public Health as the temperature is expected to reach 31° C with the overnight lows near 20° C. 

If you are outside please ensure that you take the appropriate precautions - stay hydrated, apply sunscreen regularly and take breaks often.  

Public Notice - Open Air Burning Suspended During Air Quality Advisory

2018-05-27 Open Air Fire Permits Suspended During Air Quality Advisory 

As per the Open Air Burning By-law, fires are not permitted during a smog alert or while an air quality advisory is in effect. Therefore, as of Sunday, May 27, 2018, all fire permits are suspended for agricultural or recreational use, until the advisory is lifted. 

Information on the Open Air Burning permits