Posted on July 31, 2020 08:37 AM
Flags at Town Hall are flying at half mast this morning for community member Bill Sheldon.
Bill was the Vice Chair of the Committee of Adjustment, and was also Vice Chair of the Summerfest Committee.
Bill was heavily invested in the replacement of the arches initiative and served on the Architectural Design Advisory Committee for the Meridian Community Centre.
Posted on July 29, 2020 03:32 PM
Update on finances related to COVID-19
Estimates to year-end, December 31, 2020, were used in determining the financial impact of COVID-19 on the Town of Pelham.
The Town's current estimate of the tax levy supported 2020 total gross cost of COVID-19 pandemic is $1,251,659 and the current estimate of the 2020 net tax levy supported deficit as a result of COVID-19 pandemic is $669,336.
Just recently, it was announced that funding to offset these COVID-19...
Posted on July 29, 2020 02:16 PM
July 31, 2020, is an important date for this year's by-election to fill the vacant Ward One Council seat.
The date marks both the least day for filing a nomination as well as withdrawals. Please note that both applications must be completed no later than 2 p.m.
Below is information about the role of a Councillor and what is required for filing to run for the seat.
All other information about the 2020 by-election can be found at: www.pelham.ca/by-election-2020What is the role...
Posted on July 29, 2020 01:55 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 29, 2020
Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham issued its first-ever annual report, for the year ending December 31, 2019.
The report provides details about the Town’s financial performance and strategic goal achievements in the 2019 fiscal year, of which there were many.
Highlights from 2019 include award-winning communications initiatives, updating and developing financial policies such as reserves, debt, and cash management, establishing an audit committee...
Posted on July 29, 2020 09:17 AM
With Stage 3 of reopening beginning in Niagara last week, sports and recreational activities have increased.
Under the Stage 3 guidelines, sports and recreation facilities are permitted to open and team sports can resume.
The Town, working with individuals and sports groups, have developed safety measures and approved plans by organizations to safely resume sports and recreational activities in Town facilities such as the Meridian Community Centre as well as outdoor areas such as baseball diamonds...