Lockport, NY

The Lock City on the Erie Canal

Mayor Michelle Roman

Mayor Michelle Roman

Lockport COVID-19 Update

The Western New York Region has been approved to begin Phase 1 of reopening under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan. Starting May 19, 2020, Phase 1 businesses in the City of Lockport may start to reopen under state guidelines. Learn more about Phase 1 businesses and guidelines here.

Find the latest state updates at coronavirus.health.ny.gov. We will continue to post news and information on the city website as it becomes available.

City hall continues to be closed to the public. Phones will be answered by limited staff from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The depository remains available from outside the building (by the Main Street parking lot access) to drop off correspondence, payments, applications or other business with the city clerk’s office. Hours are still reduced for all city clerk staff members, with full-time staff reduced to 2 1/2 days each work week.




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New York State Contact Tracing

New York State Contact Tracing

As we battle coronavirus together, tracing exposures to COVID is important to stop the spread. The NYS Contact Tracing Program works with confirmed positive COVID-19 people to determine who they have been in contact with. Trained specialists reach out to those...

Phase 1 Reopening Guidance for Western New York

Phase 1 Reopening Guidance for Western New York

As Western New York enters Phase 1 of reopening, it is important that businesses across the City of Lockport and throughout the region are completing the necessary review and affirmation of industry-specific guidelines and have their safety plans in place. The...

New York State Contact Tracing

Fourth of July Fireworks at Outwater Park Cancelled

The city of Lockport has made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s July 4th fireworks slated for Outwater Park. Surrounding communities have also chosen to cancel their celebrations, and we join them in making the health and safety of our residents, first...

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