Public Safety & AGM

You are invited to the 2023 Public Safety & Annual General Meeting

This meeting is open to BIA Members and the public. We encourage all Downtown Stakeholders (downtown commercial property owners, business tenants, and other interested parties) to attend.

When: Wednesday, March 8th, 2023 from 5:30PM – 7:30PM

Where: FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre at 250 St. Paul St.

The meeting will include presentations from:

  • The St. Catharines Downtown Association
  • Niagara Regional Police Services
  • Niagara Assertive Street Outreach (NASO) Team/Gateway
  • Positive Living
  • Niagara Region Staff
  • City of St. Catharines Staff

A recording of this meeting will be made available and shared afterward through our website and email. If you are unable to attend in person, please submit any questions you would like to ask of the presenters.

Audited Financial Statements


5:00PM – Doors open, networking and light snacks
5:50PM – Guests asked to take their seats
6:00PM – Meeting starts
6:00PM – Welcome
6:10PM – Partners share any updates and address any previously submitted questions
7:00PM – Thank you to speakers
7:05PM – Overview of 2022 accomplishments downtown and summary of 2023 goals
7:25PM – Closing