Posted on Friday, September 04, 2020 11:53 AM
The City of Stratford has partnered with Rhyzome Networks to offer free WiFi service to educators and students in an initiative aimed at supporting safe social distancing at local schools.
New equipment will be added and adjustments made to expand and amplify the WiFi signal in strategic locations in Stratford, including the area around Stratford District Secondary School and St. Michael Catholic Secondary School, as well as at other green spaces throughout the city.
The goal is to allow teachers...
Posted on Thursday, September 03, 2020 01:50 PM
In 2014, the 10-Year Housing & Homelessness Plan for Stratford, Perth County, and St. Marys (2014-2024) came into effect. This Plan guided the development and delivery of programs, supports, and services to address housing instability and homelessness locally.
Beginning in Fall 2018, the Social Services Department began reviewing the Plan to make sure that it continued to reflect local needs and took into consideration policy and legislative changes at the provincial and national levels.
Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020 03:09 PM
As part of the phased re-opening of City of Stratford administrative offices and facilities, the Burnside Agriplex will open on Monday, August 24. The general hours of operation from August 24 through to September 30 will be:
Use of the facility during this time will be for pre-booked meetings and activities, and to access the main floor lobby washrooms only. Drop-in programs will not be permitted unless otherwise indicated.
Posted on Tuesday, August 04, 2020 11:28 AM
STRATFORD - The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) has implemented a boundary adjustment to open the door for the creation of much-needed industrial land for development in the City of Stratford.
The annexation of property along Highway 7 and Line 29 was approved by the Ministry on July 20, 2020, and was published in the Ontario Gazette on August 1, 2020. A Minister’s Zoning Order for one of the parcels will expedite the development of that land for industrial purposes and to prompt...
Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2020 10:03 AM
Stratford, St. Marys, North Perth, West Perth, Perth East and Perth South are looking to their residents for input as they collaboratively develop a Community Safety and Wellbeing (CSWB) Plan. All municipalities in Ontario are required, under the Province's Safer Ontario Act, 2018, to develop a CSWB Plan by 2021.
The goal of the CSWB Plan is to achieve a sustainable community where everyone is safe, has a sense of belonging, access to services and where individuals and families are able to meet their...