Protect Yourself from Tick Bites This Summer
Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2023 02:01 PM
Reduce your risk of Lyme disease and tick-borne illnesses. Please read the Ministry of Health News Release. You can also view Ontario's 2023 Lyme Disease Map.
Notice of Road Closure - Boyle Road
Posted on Tuesday, May 02, 2023 10:20 AM
Boyle Road will be closed between River Road and East Chippawa Road for Bridge Rehabilitaion. It will be open to local traffic and emergency services from the South from River Road to 82620 Boyle Road and from the north from East Chippawa Road to 505 Boyle Road. It will be completely closed at the bridge.
UPDATE: Please note there will be a one week DELAY to the start of the project. The road will not close on May 8 as originally communicated.
This closure will be in effect from...
NPCA Updating Big Forks Creek Floodplain Mapping
Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2023 11:23 AM
The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority is in the process of updating floodplain mapping for Beaver Creek in the Township of West Lincoln and Big Forks Creek in the Township of Wainfleet.
The public is invited to an information session to be held:
Wednesday, May 3, 20236:00 pm to 8:00 pmWellandport Community Center5042 Canborough Road (Regional Road 63)Wellandport, in the Township of West Lincoln
NPCA staff and their engineering team will introduce the floodplain maps, followed by a...
Detections of Avian Influenza in Niagara
Posted on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 02:32 PM
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is currently responding to cases of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in farmed birds across Canada. This serves as a strong reminder that avian influenza is spreading across the globe, and that anyone with farm animals must practice good biosecurity habits.
HPAI is not known to be a food safety concern. There is no evidence to suggest that eating cooked poultry or eggs could transmit HPAI to humans.
However, the Public Health Agency of Canada...
New Council sworn in November 22
Posted on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 11:54 AM
Following the 2022 Municipal and School Board Elections, the new 2022-2026 Township Council wwa sworn in at its Inaugural Meeting, held Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers.
Council Meetings are open to the public. For those unable to attend in person, meetings are live-streamed.