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Budget Open House - how to register as a delegation

Posted on September 14, 2020 03:24 PM

The Town of Pelham's Budget Open House will be using Zoom Webinar to facilitate the special meeting on Sept. 23, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. 

Those who wish to speak to Council must pre-register by emailing by noon on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020.  

Pre-registered members of the public are required to participate in a test Zoom Webinar Meeting the day before (Sept. 22, 2020, at 2 p.m.). This test meeting is to ensure technology is working. For those watching via livestream,...

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Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry rabies bait drop

Posted on September 11, 2020 10:58 AM

Some residents have reported finding rabies vaccine baits distributed by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. The Ministry, not the Town, distributes rabies vaccine baits for wildlife throughout southern Ontario by aircraft in rural areas and by hand in urban centres. Baits are provided to immunize most raccoons, skunks and foxes.

Information from the province can be found at: and below.

Wildlife vaccine baits

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Second advance poll for 2020 by-election on Sept. 12

Posted on September 10, 2020 01:13 PM

Pelham Ward One voters looking to cast their ballot before Election Day on September 15, 2020, can do so at the second advance poll on Saturday, September 12, from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Polls are located at Fire Station #2 (766 Welland Road Fenwick) and Fire Station #3 (2355 Cream Street North Pelham). To ease the number of people at the polls, it is suggested that residents with odd house numbers cast their ballot at the second advance poll. Residents with even-numbered homes were encouraged to cast...

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Winner announced in the first community garden bed competition

Posted on September 10, 2020 12:44 PM

Four teams maintained garden beds in the community this summer, and one, 3rd Fonthill Scouting, was named the winner of the community garden bed competition. 

"The winner of our competition won by one point over the talented Pelham Garden Club," said Pelham Beautification Committee Chair and judge Jen Pilzecker. "The win is attributed to the use of colourful mums which are often perennial in Niagara's growing zone and the nice combination of annuals with consideration of plant layering and movement."



Council Highlights - September 8, 2020

Posted on September 09, 2020 12:57 PM

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Recreation programming on the horizon

In a verbal update, CAO David Cribbs informed Council that programming at the Meridian Community Centre (MCC) would be ramping up by the end of the month. Programs including shinny, public skating, ladies learn to play hockey, pickleball, and Brock's fitness class are likely to resume by the end of September, while seniors learn to skate, fitness, and chair yoga, are on their way for October. 

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