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Remembrance Day in Lincoln

2018-11-05 Remembrance Day in Lincoln

The Legion Branch 612 hosts Remembrance Day ceremonies in Lincoln. There are two ceremonies this year. 

Jordan Cenotaph

Remembrance Day Ceremony, Legion Branch 612  Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 10:30 a.m. Jordan Cenotaph (Jordan Lions Park) 2793 Fourth Ave, Jordan  

Beamsville Cenotaph

Remembrance Day Ceremony, Legion Branch 612  Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 10:30 a.m. Beamsville Cenotaph (Jacob Beam School) 4300 William Street, Beamsville  

Media Release - Official Results of the 2018 Municipal Election

2018-10-25

For Immediate Release

Official results of the 2018 Municipal Election

Lincoln, ON – (Oct. 25, 2018) – On Oct. 22, 2018, Lincoln residents voted in the 2018 Municipal and School Board Election. Voter turnout at 39 per cent demonstrates a community of engaged residents who care about how Lincoln and Niagara are shaped.

Official results are now available, as certified by the Town Clerk on Oct. 25, 2018, for the 2018-2022 term include:

Mayor – Sandra Easton

Municipal Councillors

Public Service Announcement - Election Day Reminders

2018-10-19 What you need to know for Election Day - Oct. 22

Lincoln, ON – (Oct. 19, 2018) – Lincoln’s municipal election is on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. A few reminders for voters and residents accessing Town services on Election day.

If you haven’t received your voter’s card, you can still get added at the voting location on Monday. Simply bring a photo ID with an address. If your photo ID doesn’t have an address (i.e. old version health card, passport), please bring a tax bill or another document that indicates your address and name.

Public Service Announcement - Thanksgiving Weekend Hours of Operation

2018-10-04 Public Service Announcement - Thanksgiving Weekend Hours of Operation & PA Day Programming

Lincoln, ON – October 4,  2018 – The Town of Lincoln facilities will have altered hours for the Thanksgiving weekend from Saturday Oct. 6, 2018 to Monday Oct. 8, 2018. The following list provides details for each location:

Town Hall Monday Oct. 8: CLOSED

uLinc Monday Oct. 8 : NO SERVICE

Museum Saturday Oct. 6: 1 - 4 p.m. Sunday Oct. 7: CLOSED Monday Oct. 8: CLOSED

Public Notice - Internet Voting for 2018 Election is Now Open

2018-10-03 Vote Anywhere, Anytime - Internet Voting is Now Open

The Town of Lincoln has incorporated Internet Voting as part of the 2018 Municipal and School Board Election. Voters can vote 24/7 from Oct. 3 (10 a.m.) until Oct. 17 (8 p.m.) from the convenience of a computer. 

Learn more about Internet Voting.

 

Public Notice - Notice of Intention to Pass a By-law - Beamsville BIA Expansion

2018-10-03 Notice of intention to pass a by-law to expand the boundaries of the Downtown Business Improvement Area 

In accordance with Section 209 of the Municipal Act 2001, the Downtown Business Improvement Area Board of Management has requested that the Council of The Corporation of the Town of Lincoln consider the adoption of a by-law which would expand the boundaries of the Beamsville Downtown Business Improvement Area (“BIA”).

Public Service Announcement - New All-way Stop

2018-09-28 New All-Way Stop Being Installed 

A new all-way stop sign is being installed today at Garden Gate Terrace and Drake Avenue in Beamsville. Please be aware as you drive through this neighbourhood. 

Next week a new pedestrian crosswalk is being painted to also support safety at this intersection.

The Town continues their speed reduction program with reducing posted speeds, installing temporary digital speed feedback signs for trending data, and installing portable speed humps.

 

Public Service Announcement - Lincoln Rerooted Community Celebration

2018-09-24

For Immediate Release

New legacy event Lincoln Rerooted: celebrating our roots and common ground

Lincoln, ON — (Sept. 24, 2018) — The Town of Lincoln and the Downtown Beamsville BIA are thrilled present the inaugural legacy event, Lincoln Rerooted! The event takes place on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, with activities happening day to night in several locations around Lincoln from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Public Service Announcement - Internet Voting Workshops

2018-09-24

For Immediate Release

Town hosting Internet voting workshops on Sept. 26 and Oct. 2

Lincoln, ON – (Sept. 24, 2018) – The Town of Lincoln is hosting two workshops on Internet Voting. New in Lincoln this year, voters will have the option of voting from the convenience of their computer, in addition to the advance polls and voting day polling stations.

Attend the step-by-step guided demonstration of the process to get your prepared for voting day. Choose between two session dates to suit your schedule.

Public Service Announcement - Voter Notification Notices Being Issued

2018-09-21

For Immediate Release

Town issuing Voter Notification Notice for 2018 Municipal Election

Lincoln, ON – (Sept. 21, 2018) –Town of Lincoln voters will be receiving their Voter Information Notice by mail the week of September 24. If a voter has not received their Voter Information Notice by mail by Oct. 1, 2018, the Clerks Department can provide the voter with a copy of their Voter Information Notice.

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.