Closures and Convictions

Closure - Will remain posted for six months from the date issued

Business Offence Date Reopened Date Offence
New Hope Church Niagara
2360 First Street Louth St. Catharines ON L2R 6P7
Oct. 7, 2020 Lack of potable water supply.
Lilly Valley Nudist Club
1863 Pettit Rd Fort Erie ON L2A 5M4
Oct. 6, 2020 Lack of potable water supply.
Days Inn & Suites - Indoor Pool
5068 Centre St Niagara Falls ON L2G 3N9
Sept. 15, 2020 Sept. 17, 2020 Circulation system and/or chemical feeder not properly functioning to disinfect the pool water.
KOA Niagara Falls - Outdoor Pool
8625 Lundy's Ln Niagara Falls ON L2H 1H5
Sept. 14, 2020 Sept. 16, 2020 Cyanuric Acid concentration is above the acceptable limit.
Bled Hall - Outdoor Pool
4650 S Service Rd Lincoln ON L0R 1B1
Sept. 1, 2020 Sept. 2, 2020 Pool water not clear.
The Hungry Putter
12203 Brawn Rd Wainfleet ON L0S 1V0
Aug. 20, 2020 Aug. 27, 2020 Lack of potable water supply.
Your Farm Gate
3822 Dominion Rd Fort Erie ON L0S 1N0
Aug. 18, 2020 Aug. 19, 2020 Premises maintained in unsanitary condition.
Blue Moon Motel - Outdoor Pool
8445 Lundy's Ln Niagara Falls ON L2H 1H5
Aug. 12, 2020 Aug. 13, 2020 Pool water not clear.
Niagara Lodge & Suites - Outdoor Pool
7720 Lundy's Ln Niagara Falls ON L2H 1H1
Aug. 12, 2020 Aug. 13, 2020 No sanitizer detected in pool water.
Beamsville Relay Station
4673 Ontario St Lincoln ON L0R 1B5
Aug. 4, 2020 Aug. 6, 2020 Evidence of rodent infestation.
Cosy Restaurant
361 Lake St St. Catharines ON L2N 4H5
July 30, 2020 July 31, 2020 Evidence of insect infestation. Premises maintained in unsanitary condition.
Lancelot Towers - Outdoor Pool
367 Geneva St St. Catharines ON L2N 5S8
July 21, 2020 July 24, 2020 The emergency telephone is missing or not properly functioning. pH observed to be out of range.
Cavalier Motel - Outdoor Pool
5100 Centre St Niagara Falls ON L2G 3P1
July 14, 2020 July 17, 2020 Drain cover or suction fitting was missing, broken or loose.
Robert Land Academy - Centauri Arts Camp - Outdoor Pool
6727 S Chippawa Rd West Lincoln ON L0R 2J0
July 13, 2020 July 15, 2020 Pool water not clear.
Seasons Sushi
55 Carlisle St St. Catharines ON L2R 3M7
July 6, 2020 July 7, 2020 Evidence of insect infestation
Big Valley Camping Resort
2211 King St Lincoln ON L0R 1S0
July 6, 2020 July 7, 2020 Pool water not clear.
Harbour Pointe - Outdoor Pool
5 Carn Castle Gate St. Catharines ON L2N 5V4
July 6, 2020 July 7, 2020 Pool water not clear.
Big Valley Camping Resort
2211 King St Lincoln ON L0R 1S0
July 2, 2020 July 3, 2020 No sanitizer detected in pool water.
Emerald Retirement Residence - Outdoor Pool
5807 Ferry St Niagara Falls ON L2G 1S8
June 30, 2020 July 30, 2020 Pool not made inaccessible when closed.
Potato Heads
6460 Lundy's Lane Niagara Falls ON L2G 1T6
June 27, 2020 June 29, 2020 Lack of Potable Water Supply
Riverside Park Motel and Campground - Outdoor Pool
13541 Niagara River Pky Niagara Falls ON L2E 6S6
June 25, 2020 June 26, 2020 Pool water not clear
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Niagara Falls - Indoor Pool East/Tower
7389 Lundy's Ln Niagara Falls ON L2H 1J7
June 23, 2020 June 26, 2020 pH observed to be out of range.
Grand Memories Hotel and Suites - Indoor Pool
5577 Ellen Ave Niagara Falls ON L2G 3P5
March 3, 2020 Cyanuric Acid concentration is above the acceptable limit.
Terry's Cut Steakhouse
1-300 Fourth Ave St. Catharines ON L2S 0E6
Feb. 20, 2020 Premise closed due to fire
Payles Tattoo
76 Cozy St Welland ON L3B 4H1
Feb. 6, 2020 Multiple-use equipment not cleaned and sterilized. Single-use equipment not stored in sterilization packaging until point of use.
Cave Springs Camp - Outdoor Pool
4410 Cave Spring Rd Lincoln ON L0R 1B1
Aug. 23, 2019 CLOSED FOR THE SEASON The emergency telephone is not working properly. If the telephone cannot be used, it could delay a timely response to injury in an emergency.
Hipwell's Motel - Outdoor Pool
299 Hwy 20 W Pelham ON L0S 1E6
June 28, 2019 One or more recirculation sources has been decommissioned and/or damaged resulting in a potential entrapment hazard due to increased water velocity through the skimmers.

Conviction - Will remain posted for six months from the date issued

Business Offence Date Reopened Date Offence
Riganelli's Bakery
16 Ormond St S Thorold ON L2V 1Y6
Aug. 8, 2020 Sept. 23, 2020 Fine: $580 - Food premise maintained in manner adversely affecting sanitary operation
Beamsville Relay Station
4673 Ontario St Lincoln ON L0R 1B5
Aug. 4, 2020 Sept. 17, 2020 Fine: $145 - Fail to protect against entry of pests
Iron Chef
495 York Rd Niagara-on-the-Lake ON L0S 1J0
Jan. 23, 2020 July 29, 2020 Fine: $150 - Handwashing stations not conveniently accessible by food handler
Cippy's Place
5784 Stanley Ave Niagara Falls ON L2G 3X7
Nov. 27, 2019 July 29, 2020 Fail to ensure food handler in food premise protects against contamination by hair
Cippy's Place
5784 Stanley Ave Niagara Falls ON L2G 3X7
Nov. 27, 2019 July 29, 2020 Food premise not maintained with ceilings in good repair in food handling room

Order - Will remain posted for six months from the date issued

Business Offence Date Compliance Date Offence
Elan Vitale
172 West Main St Welland ON L3C 5A2
Oct. 8, 2020 Oct. 23, 2020 Failed bi-weekly spore test.
The Salvation Army - Citadel
400 Niagara St St. Catharines ON L2M 7N5
March 11, 2020 Evidence of Rodent Infestation
Maple Leaf Tavern
5831 Ferry St Niagara Falls ON L2G 1S8
March 3, 2020 June 30, 2020 Evidence of rodent infestation
On Fresh
537 Ontario St St. Catharines ON L2N 4N4
Feb. 14, 2020 Preparation of food in structurally unsuitable area of food premise
On Fresh
537 Ontario St St. Catharines ON L2N 4N4
Dec. 10, 2019 Failure to protect food from contamination or adulteration

Tobacco Convictions - Will remain posted for five years from the date issued

Business Offence Date Offence
Big Bee Convenience & Variety Store
6832 Drummond Road, Niagara Falls L2G 4P4
April 17, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Big Bee Convenience
448 Welland Street, St. Catharines L2M 5V2
March 29, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Econo Fair
6891 Drummond Road, Niagara Falls L2G 4P5
Jan. 23, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
House of Cuban Cigars
5743 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls L2G 3L6
June 1, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Pony Mini Mart
321 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines L2R 3N1
Jan. 9, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Thorold Husky
136 Thorold Road West, Welland L3C 3V3
Feb. 13, 2018 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
A One Crescent Mart
1251 Dominion Road, Fort Erie L2A 1H8
April 12, 2019 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Richmond Supermarket
31 Richmond Street, Thorold L2V 3G5
April 12, 2019 Failure to post age restriction signs
ECA, Section 6
Esso
401 Main Street East, Port Colborne L3K 1S7
May 30, 2019 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Gateway Newstand
221 Glendale Avenue, St. Catharines L2T 2K9
May 24, 2019 Sell vapour product to a person who is less than 19 years old
ECA, Section 3(1)
Bodner's Market
2971 Hwy 3, RR #1 Street, Port Colborne L3K 5V3
June 26, 2019 Sell tobacco to a person who is less than 19 years old
SFOA, Section 3(1)
Welland Express Convenience
250 Welland Avenue, St. Catharines L2R 2P5
July 17, 2019 Sell vapour product to a person who is less than 19 years old
ECA, Section 3(1)
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