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Holiday Hours and ways to PORTicipate this Thanksgiving

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 11:25 AM

Municipal offices, including City Hall, will be closed Monday, October 9, 2023, to observe Thanksgiving. Staff will return Tuesday, October 10, at 8:30 a.m. to assist by phone, email, walk-in, or appointment.

Residents requiring our Public Works department can call 905-835-2900 and press ‘9’ to reach the after-hours dispatch. Alternatively, if it is not a public works emergency, residents can submit a service request using our online form at

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Fence Variance Application – 57 Renfield St, Port Colborne

Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 09:42 AM


57 Renfield St, Port Colborne


53 Renfield St & 61 Renfield St, Port Colborne


Fence to be erected as soon as possible if approval received.


The City of Port Colborne has received a fence variance application as per the Fence By-law 5510/107/10 under section 3.0 (Height of Fences) with respect to the proposal of erecting a wood fence surrounding certain areas of the property into 6 foot, 8 foot and 10 foot sections as outlined in the site plan submitted by the applicant.


Forkes Road closed between Brookfield Road and Wilhelm Road beginning Tuesday

Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 09:12 AM

Beginning Tuesday, October 3, 2023, the City of Port Colborne will close Forkes Road between Brookfield Road and Wilhelm Road for approximately 3 to 5 days, weather permitting.

This closure is to accommodate brushing and ditching.

Motorists should follow the posted signs to detour around the closure.

The road will remain open for emergency vehicles.

The City of Port Colborne thanks residents for their patience and cooperation as we complete these important infrastructure improvements.

Citywide Storm Sewer Inspection and Condition Assessment Program to Begin October 3

Posted on Friday, September 29, 2023 01:11 PM

A citywide storm sewer inspection and condition assessment program is set to beginning on the East side of the canal October 3 to November 29, 2023.

The Storm Sewer Inventory Cleaning and Condition Assessment Project was initiated to evaluate and maintain the functionality of the City’s storm sewer system. This project will include the inspection of each storm pipe that will provide a condition rating.

The City has retained Bob Robinson Construction to perform the required works and will be...

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Vale provides funding for hazmat training in Port Colborne

Posted on Thursday, September 28, 2023 04:08 PM

On September 27th, during the Port Colborne Refinery’s Open House, Vale Base Metals presented a $200,000 donation to Port Colborne’s Fire and Emergency Services.  

The donation will provide training and equipment to local emergency response teams, ensuring they are equipped to safely and effectively respond to hazardous material emergencies in industrial sites in the Niagara Region, including the Port Colborne Refinery. This is part of Vale’s commitment to ensuring the safety and well-being of its...