Posted on Thursday, March 19, 2020 02:51 PM
To our valued Stratford Transit customers:
In the interest of the health and safety of all passengers and drivers, effective immediately, we are directing everyone to enter and exit the bus through the back door only.
Payment is not required.
Those with mobility issues can still enter from the front door, where the ramp/kneeling options are available, but we ask those individuals to practice social distancing from our drivers.
Riders will not be required to pay to ride the bus, either with cash,...
Posted on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 03:31 PM
The City of Stratford recognizes that COVID-19 is having a significant impact on our local businesses and industries, and on the economy as a whole.
The City and its community partners, including investStratford, the Stratford Tourism Alliance, the Stratford City Centre Business Improvement Area and the Stratford and District Chamber of Commerce, are working together to ensure that employers are aware of relevant information and resources they need to plan for their businesses during these uncertain...
Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 08:48 PM
To The Stratford Community,
I feel for all citizens, young and old, as well as business owners big and small. Every single person in our community has been affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Some of the effects have been health related, some are economic, some come from anxiety over what the future holds, and uncertainty over how long we will need to consider social distancing and self-isolation. We also have lost the ability to attend our clubs, sports events, churches, recreational...
Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 04:53 PM
In light of the state of emergency declared this morning by Ontario Premier Doug Ford, the City of Stratford will close all of its administrative buildings to the public, effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 4:30 p.m., until further notice.
That closure includes City Hall (1 Wellington Street), the City Hall Annex (82 Erie Street), both fire halls (#1 at 388 Erie Street and #2 at 44 McCarthy Road), the cemetery building (4 Avondale Avenue), the Public Works Yard (303 King Street) and the Stratford...
Posted on Saturday, March 14, 2020 09:17 PM
In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the City of Stratford will be cancelling all sub-committee, advisory committee and public open house meetings until further notice.
* Finance and Labour Relations Sub-committee - March 17, 2020
* Stratfords of the World Advisory Committee - March 19, 2020
* Municipal Accommodation Tax Open Houses - March 24 and 25, 2020
* Infrastructure, Transportation and Safety Sub-committee - March 25, 2020
* Active Transportation Advisory Committee...