Posted on May 17, 2017 09:00 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 17, 2017
Pelham, ON – The site plan, lease agreement, and purchase of land documents signed Monday, May 15, at Pelham Town Council, signified the next step in Wellspring Niagara’s move to Pelham.
As agreed upon in a 2014 memorandum of understanding, the Town will lease lands in East Fonthill to Wellspring Niagara for a renewable term of 20 years at an annual rent of one dollar. The parties agreed that the actual fair value of the lands ($1,040,119.81) leased to Wellspring will...
Posted on May 16, 2017 01:45 PM
The removal of trees in Cherry Ridge Park has generated questions from the public as to why the trees are being removed and what will be done to replace them.
The Town arborist determined that the trees removed were not healthy; the trunks were girdled, due to stakes being in place too long. Girdling, also known as ring barking, is the complete removal of a strip of bark from around the entire circumference of a trunk or branch. Girdling cuts off interaction between the roots and the leaves, depriving...
Posted on May 15, 2017 01:45 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 15, 2017
Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham announces that the Director of Corporate Services and Treasurer, Cari Pupo, is no longer employed by the Town.
Ms. Pupo is an excellent accountant who has faithfully served the Town during her eight-year tenure with the municipality.
The Town thanks Ms. Pupo for her outstanding work and wishes her the best of luck in her future endeavors.
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Posted on May 12, 2017 03:30 PM
The Town of Pelham announced that over $1 million in gifts have been confirmed to the Pelham Community Centre’s (PCC) $3 million dollar fundraising campaign. An intimate celebration event was held on May 11, 2017, at Peninsula Lakes Golf Club to recognize several respected community leaders and organizations for their outstanding generosity.
The Pelham Community Centre will become central to the community fabric of Pelham and the Niagara Region. This multi-purpose lifestyle hub will offer Pelham residents...
Mayor, MPs, Announce Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program Funding to Enhance Marlene Stewart Streit Park Pool
Posted on May 12, 2017 01:45 PM
*updated with correction - in the original posting it was noted that the swim lessons held at the pool were free; this was an error, a fee is collected for these lessons. We apologize for any confusion.
Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn, Niagara Centre MP Vance Badawey, and Niagara West MP Dean Allison were onsite to announce funding of up to $69,600 by the Government of Canada through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150) for the Marlene Stewart Streit Park Pool on Friday, May 12,...