Media Release - St. Catharines and Lincoln formalize tourism partnership
Sept. 18, 2020 — St. Catharines and the Town of Lincoln’s economic development and tourism departments have begun the process of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic through formalizing a sub-regional tourism marketing partnership.
“Partnerships such as this are a well-established way of driving business in our region,” said Mayor Walter Sendzik. “For more than a decade economic development and tourism in the Niagara region has relied upon collaborative marketing and advertising.
Public Service Announcement - Town of Lincoln lifts suspension on issuing open-air fire permits and moves to a new online permitting system
Media Release - Town of Lincoln Approves Master Plan Focused on Digital Service Delivery
Lincoln, ON - (Sept. 16, 2020) – The Town of Lincoln is working to become a leader in digital service delivery.
Beamsville BIA and Town of Lincoln Launch Digital Service Squad to Help Small Businesses Adopt Online Technologies
Receives $26,000 Digital Main Street Grant
Public Service Announcement – Fling on King cancelled for 2020
Lincoln ON – (Sept. 1, 2020) – The Town of Lincoln in partnership with the Downtown Bench Beamsville BIA are announcing the cancellation of the 2020 Fling on King event that was scheduled to be held on Oct. 3.
As a part of Lincoln Rerooted, the Fling on King is a street party featuring live entertainment, food vendors and local wine and craft beverages. In 2019, over 5,000 people attended this community event.
Town Council advocates for support from the Ontario Government on key local issues at AMO conference
Lincoln, ON - (Aug. 19, 2020) – A Town of Lincoln delegation is participating in the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) 2020 Virtual Conference from Aug. 16 to Aug. 19.
Public Notice - NEW All-Way Stop at Cherrywood Drive and Ashby Drive
Lincoln ON - (August 18, 2020) - Please be advised in response to concerns raised by residents, the Town of Lincoln has amended the Traffic By-Law to include Ashby Drive and Cherrywood Drive as an All-Way Stop condition.
Public Service Announcement - New on-demand public transit system starting August 17
Lincoln ON - (Friday August 14, 2020) - Niagara Region Transit and Via, the leader in public mobility solutions, will launch a new on-demand transit service in West Niagara on August 17. “NRT OnDemand” will provide residents with an affordable, efficient and convenient public transit option in Grimsby, Lincoln, West Lincoln, Wainfleet and Pelham.
Public Service Announcement - Lincoln’s Public Spaces are now Open
Town Hall, Fleming Centre, Lincoln Public Library and Lincoln Community Centre welcome back the community
For Immediate Release
Media Release - Town of Lincoln Approves Five-year Tourism Action Plan and Receives Relief funding for Tourism Sector
Lincoln, ON - (Aug. 6, 2020) - The Town of Lincoln is working toward becoming a leading tourist destination in Ontario. In the last few weeks, the Town has taken three important steps toward this exciting goal, including:
Public Service Announcement - Lincoln’s Public Spaces Continue to Re-open in Stage 3
Town Hall, Fleming Centre and Lincoln Public Library welcome back the community
For Immediate Release
Media Release - Ontario’s first AgriTech Hackathon is back at it again, this time virtually!
Lincoln, ON - (July 29, 2020) - Despite the ongoing concerns from COVID-19, the Town of Lincoln and Spark Lincoln have partnered up again to host the second annual AgriTech Hackathon. This year, the 2020 AgriTech Hackathon will be held entirely virtually through a variety of innovative and user-friendly online platforms.
Public Notice – Face Covering By-law comes into effect July 31 at 12:01 a.m.
Lincoln ON - (July 29, 2020) - On Thursday, July 23, Niagara Regional Council passed a temporary face covering by-law (By-law 2020-46) to require residents to wear mandatory face coverings in enclosed public places, and on Regional and Municipal transit during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Public Notice - Temporary Road Closure - Regional Road 81 (King Street)
Lincoln ON - (July 29, 2020) - Motorists and the general public are hereby advised that Regional Road 81, 200 metres east of Jordan Road, in the Town of Lincoln, will be temporarily closed beginning Tuesday, August 4th to September 30, 2020.
The road closure is necessary to facilitate the removal and construction of a new culvert structure crossing the Eighteen Mile Creek.
Public Service Announcement - Heat Alert Cooling Spaces
Lincoln ON - (July 26, 2020) - A high heat alert has been issued for Niagara. Maximum daytime temperatures on Sunday will be 32 to 34 degrees Celsius with humidex values near 40. Minimum temperatures Sunday night will be 22 to 25 degrees Celsius, providing little relief from the heat. High temperatures Monday are forecast to be 30 to 32 degrees Celsius. Humidex values near 40 are also expected on Monday. Cooler and less humid air is expected to arrive on Tuesday.
Public Service Announcement - Municipal Heritage Committee Recruitment
Lincoln ON - (July 24, 2020) - The Town of Lincoln is seeking applications from individuals interested in filling vacancies and serving as a Citizen Appointee to the Town of Lincoln Municipal Heritage Committee. Membership on this Committee shall be for the period ending November 30, 2022.
Public Notice: Open-air Burning Suspension Lifted
Effective July 23, 2020, the open-air burning suspension is lifted. Recent rain has made conditions safe to resume open-air burning. Therefore, the ban on open-air burning within the Town of Lincoln has been lifted. Residents may resume open-air burning, but are reminded that all open-air fires must comply with the Town of Lincoln Open-air Fire By-law.
Media Release – Lincoln Prepares for Stage 3 Re-opening
Lincoln ON – (July 22, 2020) – As the Niagara Region enters into Stage 3 of the Province’s reopening framework , Lincoln will continue to re-open other facilities and amenities as it is safe to do so.
Public Service Announcement - Appear as an Electronic Delegation
Lincoln, ON - (July 16, 2020) - During the COVID-19 pandemic, Council and committee meetings will be held using electronic video conference and in-person delegations at Town Hall will not be permitted during this time.
The Town has a process for electronic delegations and anyone in the community can apply to address Council or committee on agenda items.
Public Notice - Intention to Designate Heritage Property: Moyer-Moroz House, 4105 Fly Rd., Campden
Take notice that Council of the Corporation of the Town of Lincoln intends to designate the following property under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. 18, as a property of cultural heritage value or interest: 4105 Fly Rd., Campden.
Public Service Announcement - Lincoln's Outdoor Pools Open July 11
Lincoln ON – (July 8, 2020) – The Allan F. Gretsinger Pool (Beamsville) and Jordan Lions Pool (Jordan) will open Saturday, July 11, 2020 for the summer season. Capacity at both of Lincoln’s outdoor pools will be reduced to help ensure physical distancing guidelines are maintained in compliance with both provincial and Niagara Region Public Health regulations. Please note the following guidelines for safe operation that the Town will be adhering to:
Public Notice - Lincoln Ave. Temporary Road Closure
Lincoln ON - (July 6, 2020) - Beginning today, July 6, 2020 until October 2020, Lincoln Ave. from King St. to Elm St. will be closed due to the full reconstruction of the street.
The closure will start at Lincoln Ave. and King St. moving southbound with no through traffic.
Properties that are directly within the closure will still have driveway access, however residents may be occasionally impacted as construction progresses.
Public Service Announcement - Open Air Burning Suspension & Cooling Spaces Available
Open-Air Burning Suspension
Effective July 6, 2020, all open air fires and use of fireworks are prohibited within the Town of Lincoln until further notice due to the extremely dry conditions and lack of precipitation. All issued Open Air Fire Permits are hereby suspended until the open air fire ban is lifted. Campgrounds will be allowed to have small open air fires strictly for the purposes of cooking only.
Lincoln continues to re-open recreation and culture facilities
Museum and outdoor pools prepare for July opening
Public Service Announcement – Blood donor clinic resumes in Lincoln
Lincoln ON – (June 30, 2020) – As hospitals resume procedures that were temporarily put on hold as a result of COVID-19, now more than ever, every donation appointment needs to be filled as the need for blood increases.
Beamsville Blood Donor Clinic
When: Monday, July 6, 2020* (1:30-7:30 p.m.)
Location: 4361 Central Avenue, Beamsville
* At this time, only individuals with scheduled appointments will be permitted to donate.
Public Service Announcement - Canada Day in Lincoln
Lincoln ON - (June 30, 2020) - The Town of Lincoln’s operations will be closed on Wednesday July 1 for Canada Day. Services will resume on Thursday, July 2.
We remind residents to celebrate responsibly and to continue following Public Health guidelines and restrictions. Groups more than 10 people are not permitted.
Public Notice - Part of the North Service Rd. to be Closed for Rehab
Temporary daily road closure: Weekdays Starting Monday June 29, Tuesday June 30, Thursday July 2, Friday July 3, & Monday July 6, 2020
Motorists and the general public are hereby advised that Regional Road 39 (North Service Rd.) from the Bridge East of Charles Daley Park to Regional Road 26 (Jordan Road) in the Town of Lincoln will be temporarily closed to through traffic from 6 am to 6 pm., weather permitting.
Public Service Announcement - Opening of Beach & Splash Pads
Lincoln ON - (June 18, 2020) - Town of Lincoln splash pads and the beach at Charles Daley park will open for the season tomorrow (Friday June 19). Physical distancing and all other public health measures must be followed at all times in order to maintain a safe and healthy environment for all residents and users.
Public Health measures to follow:
Practicing 2 meter physical distancing
Lincoln offers new, modified recreation programming for summer 2020
In-person, virtual and curbside pick-up options available to the community
Modified summer program delivery options to be released
New program offerings will maintain summer fun for children and youth while ensuring safety