Posted on Friday, May 07, 2021 10:52 AM
The Heritage Stratford Advisory Committee is looking for a few good stories.
As part of its Blue Plaque program, the committee is once again looking to recognize specific Stratford properties with ties to a significant historical figure or event.
For this year’s call for nominations, Heritage Stratford is launching Tell Us Your Story, which encourages people to share the story of a significant person or event, and its connection to a place in the city.
Stratford’s first Blue Plaque was installed...
Posted on Tuesday, May 04, 2021 02:33 PM
The City of Stratford’s Public Works division reminds residents that during the month of May, winter sand that has accumulated can be raked or brushed to the edge of the road or the street gutter.
You can help street sweeping operations by spreading the sand out in the gutter area.
Please do not place the sand in large piles in the gutter or along the road, as the piles can restrict water flow, and can be a traffic hazard.
Posted on Tuesday, May 04, 2021 10:22 AM
The City of Stratford has been recognized by the Share the Road Cycling Coalition with an honourable mention as part of its Bicycle Friendly Communities award program.
The awards celebrate communities across Canada who have taken steps to support a growing interest in cycling. Judges evaluate a community based on achievements in engineering, education, encouragement and evaluation/planning, and provide feedback in the form of a report with recommendations for improvement.
In Stratford, groups like...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 03:24 PM
Please be advised that Wellington Street from Market Place to Downie Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm weekly on Sundays between Sunday, May 16, 2021 to Sunday, October 31, 2021 for the Slow Food Market. Questions regarding this temporary street closure should be directed to the Events Coordinator, Community Services at 519-271-0250 ext. 270 during business hours.
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 02:50 PM
The City of Stratford is planning to offer 9 weeks of summer day camps, starting July 5 and operating through to September 3.
These camps will be hosted out of two locations – the Stratford Rotary Complex for ages 4-6, and the Burnside Agriplex for ages 7-13.
Each weekly camp will welcome a maximum of 15 campers.
To protect the health and safety of campers and staff, COVID-19 protocols will be in effect, including an emphasis on: