The City of Welland, in the center of the Niagara Region, is best known for the Welland Canal and also the railways that run through the area. With the Welland Canal and the Welland River, the city’s development is always increasing.
Residents of the city are able to enjoy the natural beauty, festivals, sporting events and outdoor activities. Welland is also known as the Rose City due to its 350 acres of parks and beautiful rose gardens. With a large French speaking population and many ethnic backgrounds, the city gives residents the opportunities to enjoy many cultural celebrations.