Posted on July 28, 2020 10:07 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 28, 2020
Pelham, ON – The Clerk for the Town of Pelham has declared an emergency under Sec. 53 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996.
With a provincial order declaring an emergency on March 17, and the Town of Pelham declaring an emergency on April 3, the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, provides that the Clerk is responsible for the conduct of the municipal election and may declare such an emergency to enact any measures the Clerk deems...
Posted on July 27, 2020 03:31 PM
From the Niagara Region
Regional Road 529 (Effingham Street)
In the Town of Pelham
TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 until approximately Friday, October 30, 2020
Motorists and the general public are hereby advised that Regional Road 529 (Effingham Street) from Regional Road 29 (Webber Road) to River Road, will be temporarily closed to through traffic beginning Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
The road closure...
Posted on July 27, 2020 10:45 AM
The Pelham Fire Chief has lifted the open-air burn ban in the Town of Pelham. It is now permitted to have an open-air burn provided you have an issued permit from the Pelham Fire Department for any outdoor burns. Please contact the Pelham Fire Department at 905-892-2607 x 201 or visit the Pelham Fire Department Facebook page if you have any questions. Please use caution and good judgement at all times when having a fire and visit www.pelham.ca/fire to learn more about fire prevention...
Posted on July 27, 2020 08:31 AM
World Hepatitis Day July 28, 2020
WHEREAS, an estimate of about 600, 000 Canadians living with hepatitis B or C can potentially develop cirrhosis, liver failure, liver cancer and related illnesses; and
WHEREAS, Ontario has over 110, 000 people living with hepatitis B or C, both of which are slow and progressive diseases; and
WHEREAS, there are vaccines available for hepatitis A and B; emerging hepatitis C treatment therapies can sure over 95% of cases; and
WHEREAS, World Hepatitis...
Posted on July 24, 2020 09:07 AM
From the Niagara Region On July 23, 2020, as part of their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, Niagara Regional Council approved a by-law making it mandatory to wear a face covering or non-medical mask in enclosed public places. The by-law comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on July 31, 2020 and will remain into effect until Oct. 1, 2020 unless extended by Regional Council. The by-law applies to the following enclosed indoor places:
- Retail stores where goods and...