The Discover Niagara Shuttle will once again provide riders with a free shuttle service from the Falls to the Fort, servicing 15 stops including some new ones. For 2017, the shuttle will make stops at Oakwood Cemetery, Niagara Falls Train Station / Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Interpretive Center, 3rd and Old Falls Street and the 3rd Street Entertainment District.
The Discover Niagara Shuttle starts up with weekend service beginning May 12 and daily service beginning May 19, bringing passengers to 15 amazing destinations free of charge! The shuttle runs 9:00am - 6:00pm Sunday-Thursday and 9:00am - 12:00am Friday and Saturday.
The flow over the American Falls was stopped completely for several months in 1969. The idea was to determine the feasibility of removing the large amount of loose rock from the base of the falls to enhance it's appearance. In the end the final decision was that the expense would be too great.