Posted on May 01, 2020 02:36 PM
May 2020 Town of Pelham Newsletter
The Town of Pelham was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ward 1 Councillor Mike Ciolfi.
Councillor Ciolfi’s warmth, compassion, and innate goodness was evident in all interactions with Town staff and community members alike. The passion and dedication exhibited towards his community was undeniable, making every effort to ensure the interest of those he served was represented.
“Mike was a titan, as...
Posted on April 30, 2020 01:21 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 30, 2020
Pelham, ON – The Seniors Centre Without Wall program, commencing May 5, 2020, and continuing throughout the month on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, is the latest step by the Town of Pelham to adjust its senior programming during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Each week, Pelham seniors have the opportunity to engage with various speakers, participate in activities, and enjoy conversational opportunities. This program provides an outlet to socialize with...
Posted on April 29, 2020 12:25 PM
Moment of remembrance
Mayor Marvin Junkin: "There is a noticeable void in Council tonight. Councillor Mike Ciolfi is not with us. Mike passed away on April 13 and his presence around this horseshoe, virtual or not, will be profoundly missed by staff, Council, and the people he represented.
The outpouring of love and support for Mike was tremendous. Upon learning of his death, the community spoke as loudly and passionately for Mike and his memory...
Posted on April 29, 2020 11:30 AM
From Niagara Region Public Health
Niagara Region Public Health is pleased that the Ontario government’s “A Framework for Reopening our Province” emphasizes contact tracing and case management as a cornerstone of how Ontario will continue to control COVID-19 as emergency measures are lifted.
Contact tracing and case management has been one of Niagara Region Public Health’s three primary priorities for stopping the spread of COVID-19 infections. When Public Health receives a report of a confirmed...
Posted on April 28, 2020 02:30 PM
The Town of Pelham is managing the COVID-19 pandemic through the phased approach formally established in the Incident Management System, which is widely used by public sector entities in times of crisis. Presently, Pelham finds itself in the third of four phases. The duration of Phase 3 is unknown and can not be accurately measured at this time.
Phase 1 consists of mitigation/prevention, usually involving tactics such as public education, hazard assessment, and continuous...