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Animal welfare featured in latest Beautification Committee Thank You

Posted on March 08, 2021 03:33 PM

couple sitting in front of house on stepsSubmitted by the Pelham Beautification Committee

Catherine Nichols-Dickinson of 387 Canboro Road is this month’s recipient of the Pelham Beautification Committee’s Thank You Card initiative. Catherine and her husband Laverne Dickinson, have resided at this address for the past 15 years.

Over the years Catherine has spent many hours fixing up her gardens and beautifying the house with seasonal decorations. Not to sit around and be idle during these past few covid months, Catherine turned her skills...

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Pelham receives nearly $350K in latest round of provincial COVID recovery funding

Posted on March 05, 2021 01:28 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 5, 2021

Pelham, ON – The province of Ontario announced on March 4, 2021, that the Town of Pelham would receive $347,890 as part of the province’s 2021 COVID-19 Recovery Funding for Municipalities program.

Overall, the province is investing $500 million in the program the help municipalities offset the unprecedented operating cost pressures due to the ongoing pandemic.

“The provincial government continues to hear, and answer, the call for assistance from municipalities...

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Pop-up patios back on the menu in 2021

Posted on March 04, 2021 03:03 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 4, 2021

Pelham, ON – The Town of Pelham will help local restaurants this season by supplying, delivering, and taking away picnic tables for their pop-up patios at no cost to the business.

The Town continues to work with local businesses as they recover from the impacts of COVID-19. Providing free tables and allowing more extensive patios with a zero-dollar application fee helps these critical businesses offer their services in increased capacity.

“The Town has a surplus...

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Niagara announces planned locations of COVID-19 vaccination sites

Posted on March 04, 2021 01:08 PM

From the Niagara Region

Niagara’s mayors, in partnership with Regional Chair Jim Bradley, are announcing the planned locations of the community’s COVID-19 mass vaccination clinics.

Once vaccine supply is available, the following 11 locations have been identified as clinic sites: 

  • Fort Erie - Leisure Plex
  • Grimsby - YMCA
  • Lincoln - Community Centre
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake - Community Centre
  • Niagara Falls - MacBain Community Centre
  • Pelham - Meridian Community Centre
  • Port Colborne - Vale Health...

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Niagara Region Public Health prepares for rollout of large-scale vaccination later this month

Posted on March 03, 2021 02:37 PM

From the Niagara Region

With vaccination supply increasing later this month and the AstraZeneca vaccine now approved as a third vaccine in Canada, Public Health has plans ready to deliver vaccine on a large scale to protect the Niagara community as soon as vaccine has arrived.
 
Some parts of Ontario received initial COVID-19 vaccine shipments in December, a month earlier than Niagara. Some of these regions have begun limited vaccination of persons 80 years of age or older, while Niagara...

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