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Gypsy Moth questions to be received via (e)mail

Posted on April 07, 2020 12:00 PM

April 7, 2020

Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham is asking residents to submit questions via email or traditional post mail regarding this year’s aerial spray program for gypsy moth.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closures of Town facilities and abilities to host public meetings, emailing questions to is the most direct way for residents to ask their questions. Residents not utilizing email can mail their questions to 20...

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Drive-through service now available at St. Catharines COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Posted on April 07, 2020 11:12 AM

From Niagara Health

To increase safety, efficiency and screen more patients, the COVID-19 Assessment Centre at Niagara Health’s St. Catharines Site is offering a drive-through service for those referred.

Beginning today (April 6), people eligible for the drive-through service will be notified when their appointment is booked, and will be guided to the drive-through area when they arrive in their vehicle.

A physician will ask people to roll their window down and turn off their car. The physician...

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MPAC 2020 assessment update

Posted on April 07, 2020 10:44 AM


The Ontario government has announced that the 2020 Assessment Update has been postponed. They have indicated that property assessments for the 2021 property tax year will continue to be based on the fully phased-in January 1, 2016 current values. This means your property assessment for the 2021 property tax year will be the same as the 2020 tax year, unless there have been changes to your property.

In 2016, we mailed a Property Assessment Notice to every property owner in the province...

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Pelham not included in fire ban

Posted on April 06, 2020 12:20 PM

The Town of Pelham is not included in the Ontario Fire Restriction zone, or have we implemented a fire ban. The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry (MNRF) places fire restrictions between April 1 & October 31 every year. This years restrictions include a full fire ban in those zones.

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For information regarding the current fire risk, fire ban, to obtain a burn permit or report when you are burning in Pelham, please contact 905-892-2607...


Electronic Council Meetings

Posted on April 03, 2020 03:15 PM

 Town of Pelham Council Meetings – Electronic Participation

On March 23, 2020, Council for the Town of Pelham amended its Procedural By-law to allow for full electronic participation at Council meetings during a declared emergency. 

During this Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic, Council meetings will be convened electronically for all Members except the Mayor or designate (the meeting Chair).

Unless otherwise advised, Council will continue their regular schedule and the Procedural By-law...

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