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Public Service Announcement - Snow Storm Preparation

2019-01-18 Snow Storm Preparation & Cold Weather Alert

Environment Canada is forecasting a large snow storm to pass through Lincoln on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.  Snow is expected in the morning through to late evening.

Additionally, Public Health has issued a cold weather alert that will be in effect starting Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.

Therefore, the Town is advising residents of the following:

Public Service Announcement - Phone Poll to Gain Public Opinion on Cannabis Retail

2019-01-10 Public Opinion Phone Poll Being Conducted on Cannabis Retail

The Town of Lincoln has secured a third party to conduct a public opinion phone survey about cannabis retail.  The company is PrimeContact. Residents may begin to receive calls tonight, Thursday, Jan. 10, and the poll will finish on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. The Town is requesting residents please participate in the survey. 

Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Main St.

2019-01-10 Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: Main St.

Motorists and general public are advised Main St. will be temporarily closed to through traffic for the Twenty Valley Winter WineFest.

Where: Between Twenty-First St. to approximately 150m SouthWhen: Thursday Jan. 10 2019 at 5 p.m. to Monday Jan. 14 2019 at 10 a.m.

 

 

Public Service Announcement - 2019 New Years Levee

2019-01-03 Public Service Announcement - 2019 New Years Levee

Lincoln, ON – Jan. 3,  2019 – The Town of Lincoln invites you and your family to join the Mayor and Council at the 2019 New Years Levee.

It will be a great way to kick off the New Year in Lincoln. Enjoy fun family activities, free arena skating, beverage tasting and refreshments. This is a great opportunity to meet with your new Town Council, and chat with your Lincoln neighbours and friends!

Public Service Announcement - Water Sales Scam Warning

2019-01-03

For Immediate Release

Town warning residents about door-to-door water sales scam

 

The Town of Lincoln is urging customers to be cautious of a water sales scam currently going through the community.

Homeowners are being contacted by a door-to-door sales company making false claims about drinking water quality and the need for mandatory in-home filtration systems, and asking to look at the homeowners taps and plumbing.

Please remember:

Public Service Announcement - Christmas/Holiday Hours of Operation

2018-12-19 Town of Lincoln Christmas/Holiday Hours of Operation

Lincoln, ON – Dec. 19,  2018 – The Town of Lincoln facilities will have altered hours for Christmas Holidays starting on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018 to Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019.

The following list provides details for each location.

Town Hall Monday Dec. 24 – Jan. 1: CLOSED

Public Notice - Road Closure - Bailey Bridge Jordan

2018-12-12 Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure: 21st Street (Bailey Bridge) 

When: Dec. 18 2018

Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Please be advised that the above noted road will be temporarily closed to through traffic to complete bridge maintenance.

Please use alternate routes during this time. Thank you for your cooperation. 

For questions or more information, please contact Diane Maceira, C.E.T. Supervisor of Technical Services 905-563-2799 ext. 226. 

Public Service Announcement - 2019 Pet Licenses

2018-12-03 2019 Pet Licenses

Dog owners are advised that the 2019 dog licenses are now available for purchase online. You can register for your dog license or voluntary cat license in two ways:

Media Release - Province Commits to WLMH Rebuild

2018-11-28

For Immediate Release

Ontario’s Government commits to West Lincoln Memorial Hospital rebuild

Lincoln, ON – (Nov. 28, 2018) – The Province of Ontario made a commitment to Niagara West health care today. A strong and clear message from Premier Ford, Ministers Elliot and McNaughton, and MPP Oosterhoff that West Lincoln Memorial Hospital site will be rebuilt.

Public Service Announcement - Tim Hortons Tree Lighting

2018-11-21

For Immediate Release

Tim Hortons tree lighting celebration Saturday

Lincoln, ON – (Nov. 21, 2018) – A reminder to residents to come join in the holiday celebrations on Saturday, Nov. 24, for the Tim Hortons Tree Lighting. Get in the holiday spirit.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 24

Location: Fleming Centre, 5020 Serena Dr., Beamsville

Schedule of activities:

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