Posted on September 22, 2020 12:32 PM
Submitted by the Pelham Beautification Committee
The Pelham Garden Club, formally known as the Pelham Horticulture Society, has been in existence since 1928. The volunteer members have taken on many projects over the decades, with the Town of Pelham benefiting greatly from planting new flower beds to tree plantings. The Pelham Library, Fonthill Branch is one recipient of the Club's beautification efforts. In 2006 the Garden Club received a $500 grant from the Ontario Horticultural Association...
Posted on September 18, 2020 04:09 PM
From the Niagara Region
Niagara’s Regional Chair and mayors signaled their resolve to make Niagara a more diverse and welcoming community on Sept. 18, as they jointly signed a declaration marking Niagara as a member of the Coalition of Inclusive Municipalities.
Over the past year, Regional Council, along with all 12 municipal councils, voted to join the Coalition, a network that brings together municipalities that want to improve their policies against racism, discrimination, exclusion...
Posted on September 17, 2020 02:56 PM
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September 17, 2020
Pelham, ON – The end of September marks the return of many regular programs at the Meridian Community Centre (MCC), with several more planned in early October.
The MCC's gradual integration of services follows the Province's and the Ontario Recreation Facilities Association's guidance for facilities for sports and recreational fitness activities during COVID-19. Earlier in September, the walking track opened, and larger groups were permitted...
Posted on September 17, 2020 12:18 PM
From the Niagara Region
Niagara Region has launched a new waste management app, called Niagara Region Waste, which makes it even easier for residents to obtain current information about waste and recycling collection programs.
Residents can download the mobile app for Apple or Android smartphones. In the mobile app, you will find the garbage/recycling collection schedule specific to your house address, with the ability to sign up and receive a collection day reminder. As...
Posted on September 16, 2020 08:31 AM
The Town of Pelham has declared a State of Emergency to protect the public and Town staff, helping to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
Town facilities have begun to reopen. Town Hall is open by appointment only. Recreation programs are open for registration; no drop-in programs are available.
Residents are encouraged to delay any non-essential business or to consider conducting business online or by phone, where possible. Further updates will be made to the Town website as the situation evolves....