Heat warning with thermometer at 40 degrees celsius

Cooling Spaces/Extreme Heat

Staying Healthy and Safe During Extreme Heat

Environment Canada issues heat alerts when:

  • The humidex is 40°C or higher for two consecutive days
  • Daily temperatures are expected to reach 31°C or higher and overnight temperatures are at least 20°C or higher, for two consecutive days

Public Health lists at-risk populations and ways to protect yourself during a heat warning. 

Cooling Spaces in Lincoln

Anyone seeking relief from the extreme heat is welcome at the following Town facilities and outdoor spaces during heat alerts:


Charles Daley Park (1969 North Service Road, Jordan Station)

Splash Pads

Please note that the splash pads will be closed for the season as of Monday, October 2, 2023. 
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Fleming Centre (5020 Serena Drive, Beamsville)

  • Daily 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

(Some shady spots under the sails are available outside the Fleming Centre for those who wish to remain outdoors.)

Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre (3800 Main Street, Jordan)

  • Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.

Lincoln Pelham Public Library 

Fleming branch (5020 Serena Drive, Beamsville)
Rittenhouse branch (4080 John Charles Blvd, Vineland)

  • Monday to Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Outdoor Water Filling Stations at Parks

Available at:


Please note that the pools are now closed for the season. See you next summer! 

Please visit our Public Swimming webpage to learn more about our pool programs and hours. These pools offer FREE swims when a High Heat Alert has been activated.

Social Supports in Lincoln & Niagara

Community Care of West Niagara

  • Beamsville Location: 4309 Central Avenue, Beamsville
  • Vineland Location: 3831 Victoria Avenue, Vineland

Phone: (905)  563-5822

Emergency Contacts

Police & Ambulance

9-1-1  (emergency only)

Women & Youth Shelters

Call 2-1-1 or visit 211.ca

Social Service Programs, Hostels/Homelessness Prevention & Emergency Assistance 

Call Niagara Region toll-free 1-800-263-7215 or visit:

Follow Environment Canada for the most up-to-date alerts.

Visit Niagara Region's website to learn how to protect yourself during heat alerts.