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2020 by-election - candidate information for those interested in running

Posted on July 06, 2020 01:36 PM

Are you interested in run-in the 2020 by-election to fill the vacant Ward One seat? If so, here is some valuable information for candidates. 

Nominations for Councillor, Ward One

Nominations can be filed in person or through an agent by appointment. Faxed or electronic submission are not acceptable. Nominations will be received by the Town Clerk from June 16, 2020 to July 31, 2020. To make an appointment to file nomination papers, contact:

Nancy J. Bozzato, Town Clerk
908-892-2607 X 315


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Time change for July 13, 2020, Council meeting

Posted on July 06, 2020 01:09 PM

The Town of Pelham Council meeting on Monday, July 13, 2020, will begin at 6:30 p.m. not 5:30 p.m.

The hour delay is to accommodate a public  meeting being held beforehand. 

The full agenda and updated meeting time can be found here. The agenda will be available later in the week.

For any questions, please contact Sarah Leach, administrative assistant in the Clerk's department at or 905-892-2607 x322

press release

Burn ban issued, effective July 6, 2020

Posted on July 06, 2020 12:20 PM

July 6, 2020

Pelham, ON – Effective Monday, July 6, 2020, Town of Pelham Fire Chief Bob Lymburner has declared an open-air burn ban due to a lack of significant rainfall and forecasted hot, dry conditions. 

There will be no open-air burning permitted in Pelham until further notice.

“This burn ban is for the safety of the entire community,” said Lymburner. “Fires can spread quickly and with the hot, dry weather and very little precipitation in the forecast, conditions...

heat advisory

Beat the heat: Pelham's cooling centre and tips to stay cool

Posted on July 03, 2020 01:47 PM

As temperatures rise to the mid-30s with humidity reaching into the 40s, Pelham residents requiring a place to escape the heat can do so at Fire Station #1 on Highway 20. As a designated cooling centre, the fire station provides reprieve from the heat for residents from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Physical distancing measures are in place and anyone entering the building will be required to complete a predetermined health screening, including having their temperature taken.

Pelham residents...

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July 2020 Town of Pelham Newsletter

Posted on July 03, 2020 01:25 PM

July 2020 Town of Pelham Newsletter

Town of Pelham facilities reopen July 6, 2020

Town of Pelham facilities reopen on Monday, July 6, 2020, following Public Health guidelines, safety standards, and best practices. Pelham’s framework for reopening can be found at

When visiting Town facilities, the public will be asked to submit to a standardized screening test including having their temperature taken. Face coverings, when unable to physically distance, are required. Before...

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