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Pelham’s first-ever Annual Report now available

Posted on July 29, 2020 01:55 PM

July 29, 2020

Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham issued its first-ever annual report, for the year ending December 31, 2019. 

The report provides details about the Town’s financial performance and strategic goal achievements in the 2019 fiscal year, of which there were many. 

Highlights from 2019 include award-winning communications initiatives, updating and developing financial policies such as reserves, debt, and cash management, establishing an audit committee...

covid19 news updates

Stage 3 sports and recreation - what you need to know

Posted on July 29, 2020 09:17 AM

With Stage 3 of reopening beginning in Niagara last week, sports and recreational activities have increased. 

Under the Stage 3 guidelines, sports and recreation facilities are permitted to open and team sports can resume.

The Town, working with individuals and sports groups, have developed safety measures and approved plans by organizations to safely resume sports and recreational activities in Town facilities such as the Meridian Community Centre as well as outdoor areas such as baseball diamonds...

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Declaration of Emergency for Pelham Ward One by-election

Posted on July 28, 2020 10:07 AM

July 28, 2020

Pelham, ON – The Clerk for the Town of Pelham has declared an emergency under Sec. 53 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996

With a provincial order declaring an emergency on March 17, and the Town of Pelham declaring an emergency on April 3, the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, provides that the Clerk is responsible for the conduct of the municipal election and may declare such an emergency to enact any measures the Clerk deems...

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Temporary Road Closure: Regional Road 529 (Effingham Street)

Posted on July 27, 2020 03:31 PM

From the Niagara Region


Structure Rehabilitation 

Regional Road 529 (Effingham Street) 

In the Town of Pelham 


Tuesday, August 4, 2020 until approximately Friday, October 30, 2020 

Motorists and the general public are hereby advised that Regional Road 529 (Effingham Street) from Regional Road 29 (Webber Road) to River Road, will be temporarily closed to through traffic beginning Tuesday, August 4, 2020. 

The road closure...

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Burn ban lifted - July 27, 2020

Posted on July 27, 2020 10:45 AM

The Pelham Fire Chief has lifted the open-air burn ban in the Town of Pelham. It is now permitted to have an open-air burn provided you have an issued permit from the Pelham Fire Department for any outdoor burns. Please contact the Pelham Fire Department at 905-892-2607 x 201 or visit the Pelham Fire Department Facebook page if you have any questions. Please use caution and good judgement at all times when having a fire and visit to learn more about fire prevention...

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