FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 8, 2022
Welland, ON – With the holiday season here, City of Welland services, program schedules, and availability will change from regular hours during December. Please note the following:
City Hall/Civic Square
All City Hall departments are closed from Friday, December 23, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. to Friday, December 30, 2022, inclusive, and will re-open on Monday, January 2, 2023, at 8:30 a.m.
Welland Community Wellness Complex
- Friday, December 23, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
- Wednesday, December 28, to Friday, December 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Christmas Saturday, December 24, to Tuesday, December 27, 2022.
- New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, 2022.
- New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1, 2023.
Welland Farmers Market
Open Saturday, December 24, and Saturday, December 31, 2022.
Welland Transit, WellTrans, TransCab, Brock Link, and Port Colborne Link & Community:
- Conventional service on December 23 and 30 until 11 p.m. for municipal & regional routes.
- No service provided on December 25 and January 1.
- Sunday/holiday service available December 26.
- Regular service resumes in the new year when transit switches to Regional Transit. Visit https://www.niagararegion.ca/transit/default.aspx to learn more.
Main and Jack Ballantyne (Youth) Arenas
Closed December 25, 26; and Saturday, January 1, 2023.
Hours for free public skating at the Youth Arena are 1 to 3 p.m. on December 28, 29, 31 (New Year’s Eve skate at the Main Arena is 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. (free for everyone)), and January 2,3,4,5, and 6.
If there is an urgent road, water, sewer, facilities, or forestry issue, call the City’s 24-hour response line at 905-735-1700 x3000.