Posted on April 07, 2021 10:52 AM
Town to assist with programs at Centennial Park tennis court
Based on the needs of the Pelham Tennis Association (PTA), and the resources the Town of Pelham currently utilizes, a partnership would benefit both parties, and would lead to successful programming and further opportunities for community involvement. This would help to alleviate the stress of the PTA members, while also providing an opportunity for the Town to offer...
Posted on March 23, 2021 02:15 PM
Ice in both MCC arenas this summer
Ice will remain in both rinks at the Meridian Community Centre (MCC) this summer. Once again, as was the case in 2020, the Home Show; Art Festival; and Graduations have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Pelham Minor Lacrosse has delayed and shortened their upcoming season, with a proposed start date of June instead of April ending mid-August. Lacrosse is one of the last users of...
Posted on March 02, 2021 03:07 PM
Pop Up patios on the menu in 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in significant economic impact on local businesses. Restaurants have been significantly impacted due to the restrictions on their operations and some have not survived. The permission to allow ‘pop-up’ patios in the parking lots during the summer and fall months of 2020 was important to many of these business and it is anticipated that with the COVID-19...
Posted on January 12, 2021 01:23 PM
Capital and Operating budgets approved
The draft 2021 Capital Budget was first presented to Council on November 9, 2020, and continued on November 30, 2020. Council made some recommendations to the capital budgets which were incorporated into the report brought forth January 11, 2021. Also, the ICIP Resilience Stream grant was announced that the Town of Pelham would only receive $112,331. Therefore, the ICIP Resilience Stream...
Posted on December 15, 2020 01:50 PM
Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport - Overview
Councillor Lisa Haun, joined by other Commissioners of the Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport (NCDRA), presented an overview of the airport and its history to Pelham Town Council. The overview included history dating back to 1945-1970 when the airport was owned and operated by the Federal government, and then sold to the Welland, Port Colborne, Wainfleet, and Pelham) who now owns...