Posted on Monday, May 17, 2021 09:20 AM
The City of Stratford would like to remind residents not to leave sports equipment in the road allowance when not in use.
Things like portable basketball nets or hockey nets left unattended on or near the road (within one metre of the curb) can become a safety hazard for motorists or pedestrians, and may interfere with City street sweeping and waste collection vehicles.
Thanks for your help in keeping our streets safe for everyone.
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 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: