Community Flag Raising and Niagara Sign Lighting Requests
Submit a request to fly your organization's flag on one of our community flag poles or to light the Niagara sign at Regional Headquarters.
Requests may not be approved for:
- Commercial, religious or political purposes
- Groups whose activities or philosophy are against those of Niagara Region
We can accommodate flag sizes of 5x8, 4x8, 3x6 and 3x5.
Requests must be received at least 30 days before the proposed flag raising or sign lighting date.
Requests are done on a first-come, first-served basis.
Flag status at Niagara Region Headquarters
Sept. 19-25: Raised for United Way Niagara
Sept. 25: Raised for Venture Niagara
Sept. 28 - Oct. 2: Half-mast for Orange Shirt Day / National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Nov. 10: Half-mast for Remembrance Day
Dec. 6: Half-mast for National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
Sign status at Niagara Region Headquarters
Sept. 8-11: Illuminated orange for World Suicide Prevention Day
Oct. 25-30: Illuminated orange for Orange Shirt Day / National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Oct. 27-30: Illuminated purple for Rett Syndrome Awareness Month