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Temporary Road Closure under the Arches on June 22 2023

Posted on June 21, 2023 04:16 PM

Notice of temporary road closure.

Please be advised of the following road closure under the arches in downtown Fonthill.

Where: Under the arches between Pelham Street and Pelham Town Square.

Why: Installation of shade sails.

When: Thursday June 22, 2023 – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Alternate Route: Please use an alternate route. 

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Oak Wilt

Posted on June 19, 2023 04:01 PM

Oak Wilt has been found in a residential area in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

This is the first confirmed detection of Oak Wilt in Canada. 

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is working with other federal, provincial and municipal governments to survey the area and determine next steps. Report any potentially infected trees to

Preventing the spread of Oak Wilt is the best way to protect Oak trees:  

  • Don’t move firewood, as it may contain...

Notice of Public Meeting - 550 Webber Road July 12, 2023

Posted on June 16, 2023 11:54 AM

Notice of Public Meeting

Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2023 at 5:30 PM

Place: This hearing will be a hybrid (virtual/in person) meeting.

In-person Participation: Meridian Community Centre,

100 Meridian Way, Fonthill - Accursi Room B

Virtual Participation: Zoom Webinar / Youtube Livestream

Town Council approved hybrid meetings via By-law No. 4507 (2022). The Town of Pelham live webcast of the Public Meeting will be streaming at:

File Numbers: OP-AM-01-2023 &...

Weather advisory issued for June 14 2023

Posted on June 14, 2023 11:43 AM

From Environment Canada

Weather advisory issued for:   Niagara, Ont. (046700)

Current details:

Conditions will be favourable for the development of funnel clouds this afternoon and evening.These types of funnel clouds are generated by weak rotation under rapidly growing clouds or weak thunderstorms. This weak rotation is normally not a danger near the ground. However, there is a chance that this rotation could intensify and become a weak landspout tornado.Landspout tornadoes do not usually cause...

Burn Ban lifted with image of fire hall crest

Pelham removes Fire Ban as of June 13, 2023 due to improved conditions

Posted on June 13, 2023 10:42 AM

June 13, 2023

Pelham, ON – Effective Tuesday June 13, 2023, Town of Pelham Fire Chief Bob Lymburner has removed the open-air burn ban initially issued on June 7, 2023. 

Open-air burning and fireworks are permitted in the Town of Pelham following the lifting of the ban.

For more information on open-air burning and general fire safety, visit:  


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