Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 09:52 AM
Hydrant flushing will continue in Stratford over the next few weeks.
This is something that the City does twice a year, typically in the spring and the fall, to remove iron that may have settled in the watermains, and as preventative maintenance on fire hydrants.
For Tuesday, May 18, crews are expected to be working in the evening, to minimize disruption to the downtown core, in the areas of:
Property owners in these areas and in surrounding...
Posted on Monday, April 26, 2021 01:39 PM
April 26, 2021 - The City of Stratford and the Stratford Police Service would like to thank citizens for their efforts this past weekend, and over the last year, to keep our community safe in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sunday, we took necessary steps to manage a planned public gathering in the city which defied the province-wide Stay-at-Home order currently in place. Those steps included mobile roadblocks and barricades at strategic locations, as well as a strong police presence.
Posted on Sunday, April 25, 2021 11:41 AM
The City of Stratford, in cooperation with the Stratford Police Service, will be closing a number of roads surrounding Lower Queen’s Park today, Sunday, April 25.
This is being done in the interest of public safety, and as a preventative measure in light of a large public gathering being planned for the area this afternoon.
The following intersections will be closed by 1 p.m. today, using City vehicles:
Posted on Saturday, April 24, 2021 11:55 AM
The City of Stratford urges all citizens to avoid the public gathering planned for Sunday afternoon.
That event, if it proceeds, would contravene the Ontario government’s Stay-at-Home order, and could increase the risk of COVID-19 transmission in our community.
Citizens have worked extremely hard and have made significant sacrifices over the past year to limit that risk, and we ask that you continue to be vigilant.
We understand from organizers that the planned public gathering is to include a march...
Posted on Friday, April 23, 2021 01:30 PM
In keeping with the provincial Stay-at-Home order and as a further precaution against the spread of COVID-19, the City of Stratford will be closing the City Hall building to the public until further notice, effective Monday, April 26.
Services available through City Hall and other administrative offices will continue to be provided on-line, by telephone, and by appointment where possible during business hours (Monday to Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays).
There are no changes...