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Refuse & recycling

Find all the latest information and answers to your questions about the City of Lockport’s refuse and recycling program and pickup dates here. 

Parks & recreation

Lockport has more than 20 parks throughout the city, with ample opportunities for residents to get out and play. Learn about the parks and programs. 


The city works regularly to maintain and improve public facilities, area municipal works and city-owned roadways. Learn more about the city’s latest construction efforts and upcoming project schedules.



Residents of Lockport have access to a full range of services, including a recycling and refuse program, parks and recreation activities, community development initiatives and online bill payment options. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll find it all – and so much more – in the City of Lockport.

Tax Information

Taxes are mailed to residents on the following schedule:

  • January: General City Tax
  • March: Niagara County Tax
  • September: School District Tax

Seasonal Reminders

  • No parking is allowed on city streets between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Snow must removed from sidewalks by 5 p.m. each day.
  • Animal wastes must be disposed of in a safe and healthy manner.


Lawns, vacant lots and business properties must be properly maintained. For answers to property maintenance questions, contact the code enforcement office.

Youth Curfew

Youths, 16 years of age and younger, are not allowed to loiter on city streets between the hours of 11 p.m. and 6 a.m.

Domestic Violence Hotline

Domestic violence is a crime. There is a 24-hour confidential hotline number available at 716.433.6717.