Posted on June 03, 2020 04:00 PM
Pelham pool to open this summer
The Pelham pool at Marlene Stewart Streit Park will open this summer, though an opening date is not yet known. Council passed a motion on June 1, 2020, approving the pool’s opening, pending Provincial and Regional permissions and guidelines.
Staff proposed the facility be prepared for the season, and when the Province lifts the restrictions, move forward with opening the facility. The Centre for Disease Control...
Posted on May 21, 2020 03:48 PM
COVID-19 Financial Impact Forecast
As a result of COVID-19, Pelham is forecasting a tax levy operating deficit of approximately $408,666 to the end of June as a result of COVID-19 which could increase to approximately $849,820 by December 31, should the present situation remain unchanged until the end of the year.
The magnitude of the impact of COVID-19 on the Town of Pelham is not fully understood, however the existing social distancing...
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 09, 2020 01:26 PM
Council heard from Drew Toth and his team regarding the Summersides Mews development, a parcel of land near the community centre, on Wellspring Way and Summersides Boulevard.
Council had previously discussed the parking situation for the development, questioning whether the 61 onsite parking spaces and the 17 curbside stalls were adequate, given the belief that drivers would use the MCC parking lot instead.
Posted on March 27, 2020 03:30 PM
Odourous Industry Nuisance bylaw passes
Town of Pelham Council passed the Odorous Industries Nuisance bylaw this week, the final bylaw being presented by the chair, Tim Nohara, of the Cannabis Control Committee on Monday, March 23, 2020.
Complaints from residents established the need for the Town to review options available to regulate, control, and prohibit existing adverse effects and public nuisances...