Posted on February 23, 2021 12:38 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 23, 2020
Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham’s bi-annual Life in Pelham Guide — commonly known as the community guide — will be offered in 2021 as a series of special inserts in the Voice of Pelham throughout the year.
The change in presentation and distribution stems from the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on programs, events, and key dates. With continuously changing rules and regulations, producing a guide that could result in irrelevant information within...
Posted on February 18, 2021 02:20 PM
From the Niagara Region Ontario, including Niagara, is at a precarious point in the pandemic. Average cases in Niagara, while declining, remain almost as high as at the worst of the first wave. Variants of COVID-19 are also increasingly spreading in the GTA. Many experts are warning that a third wave might arrive very soon. To save lives and give Niagara’s economy a sustained opportunity to recover, it is imperative that the reopening be carefully managed. Through the fall, despite the...
Posted on February 18, 2021 12:45 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 18, 2021
Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham will launch a new online engagement tool, EngagingPelham, on Thursday, February 18. The online portal features a suite of engagement tools asking residents to participate in discussions, offer ideas, complete surveys, and more on various topics.
The software, powered by Bang the Table's Engagement HQ, offers a user-friendly site that hosts information, documents, videos, photos, and more, allowing residents...
Posted on February 12, 2021 03:42 PM
From the Province of Ontario
TORONTO — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government is transitioning twenty-seven public health regions out of the shutdown and into a revised and strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open (the "Framework"). The four remaining public health regions, Toronto Public Health, Peel Public Health, York Region Public Health and North...
Posted on February 11, 2021 03:44 PM
To quickly reach positive COVID-19 cases and their close contacts, Niagara Region Public Health has recently started using a text messaging service. The service is part of a larger provincial system that is helping to improve case and contact management. Using this technology will help alert cases and close contacts to self-isolate as quickly as possible and limit the spread of COVID-19 in Niagara. The one-way messages will go out to individuals who have tested positive...