Posted on June 16, 2020 12:56 PM
NOTICE OF BY- ELECTION – WARD ONE MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS ACT, 1996 (S.40)
Municipal By-Election Day: September 15, 2020
NOTICE is hereby given to the Municipal Electors of the Town of Pelham, Regional Municipality of Niagara, that
nominations may be filed as outlined below for the following Office: Councillor, Ward One (one to be elected).
Nomination Period: June 16, 2020 to July 31, 2020
Eligible Candidates may file a nomination paper (Form...
Posted on June 15, 2020 01:42 PM
From the Niagara Region
Niagara’s 12 Mayors and Regional Chair offered the following statement regarding the announcement of the region moving into phase 2:
“This afternoon the Premier of Ontario announced that Niagara would be moving to Stage 2 as of this Friday at 12:01 a.m. This means many businesses and public facilities may begin to reopen, but incorporating measures to prevent the spread of infection.
This announcement means that COVID-19 in Niagara has been slowed to the point where some...
Posted on June 12, 2020 12:50 PM
With public Canada Day celebrations going virtual this year due to COVID-19, Pelham residents are encouraged to display their Canadian pride with free home décor kits and submissions of their rendition of the national anthem; the latter coming with a chance to be featured in a special Canada Day collaboration.
The home décor kits are designed to help residents decorate their homes with Canadian pride. Kits will be delivered by Town staff and volunteers (contactless drop off) before June 26. A limited...
Posted on June 08, 2020 01:06 PM
The Pelham Farmers Market's first day of operation this year is June 11, 2020.
The market will have 13 vendors instead of its usual 26. The reduced number of vendors allows for appropriate distancing.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the market is starting later in the year than usual. This late start allowed for significant consultation between Pelham staff, the Market’s Committee, and Niagara Region Public Health, ensuring best practices and safety measures are implemented for vendors and customers.
Posted on June 05, 2020 12:58 PM
On Monday, June 8, the Town of Pelham will begin its rural roadside mowing program.
The program addresses the grass that grows along roadsides, mostly in front of agricultural properties and naturalized areas outside of the Urban Boundaries. However, there are a few locations inside the urban boundaries that are also maintained through this program, such as the ditch on Pelham Street.
The service is completed through a contractor, operating with the equipment required to cut the steep slopes of roadside...