World Hepatitis Day 2020

Posted on July 27, 2020 08:31 AM

World Hepatitis Day July 28, 2020

WHEREAS, an estimate of about 600, 000 Canadians living with hepatitis B or C can potentially develop cirrhosis, liver failure, liver cancer and related illnesses; and

WHEREAS, Ontario has over 110, 000 people living with hepatitis B or C, both of which are slow and progressive diseases; and

WHEREAS, there are vaccines available for hepatitis A and B; emerging hepatitis C treatment therapies can sure over 95% of cases; and

WHEREAS, World Hepatitis...

news and updates

Niagara Regional Council adopts mandatory mask by-law to combat the spread COVID-19

Posted on July 24, 2020 09:07 AM

From the Niagara Region On July 23, 2020, as part of their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, Niagara Regional Council approved a by-law making it mandatory to wear a face covering or non-medical mask in enclosed public places.   The by-law comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on July 31, 2020 and will remain into effect until Oct. 1, 2020 unless extended by Regional Council.   The by-law applies to the following enclosed indoor places:

  • Retail stores where goods and...

stage 3

Ontario moving more regions into Stage 3

Posted on July 20, 2020 02:55 PM

From the Government of Ontario

Office of the Premier

TORONTO — The Ontario government is allowing seven more regions to enter Stage 3 on Friday, increasing the number of businesses and public spaces that will reopen across the province. This decision was made in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and is based on positive local trends of key public health indicators, including lower or low transmission of COVID-19, ongoing hospital capacity, public health capacity to conduct...

press release

Town of Pelham Council approves Zoning and Official Plan amendments for short term accommodations

Posted on July 20, 2020 02:13 PM

July 20, 2020

Pelham, ON – On July 13, 2020, the Town of Pelham Council passed bylaws to amend the Official Plan and the Zoning Bylaw as they pertain to short term accommodations within the town.

The amendment to the Official Plan institutes policies on short term accommodations within the Town, outlining that these types of establishments are permitted only in single-detached dwellings, and therefore not permitted in medium to high-density residential areas. 


public meeting

Notice of Public Meeting - 1307 Haist St

Posted on July 17, 2020 02:42 PM


HEARING DATE:        Monday, August 10, 2020 at 4:00 pm 

PLACE:                      This will be a virtual / electronic meeting

Town Council approved Public Meetings to be held electronically during an Emergency through By-law 4231(2020). The Town of Pelham will be livestreaming this Public Meeting at the following link:

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