Posted on Friday, March 20, 2020 05:12 PM
In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and the closure of municipal facilities, City of Stratford building staff will be available to assist and service residents by electronic means only. Essential services will continue to operate on a priority basis to support our community.
Phones will continue to be answered between the hours of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday at 519-271-0250 x 345.
At this time, building permits and license applications will only be accepted electronically through email....
Posted on Thursday, March 19, 2020 09:00 PM
Thursday, March 19, 2020
To the Stratford Community,
In Stratford, the health and safety of our residents remains the focus, and we continue to follow the direction of Huron Perth Public Health.
The City of Stratford is working on a number of measures to help minimize the risk of COVID-19 in our community, and to provide some support for those most affected by it.
City staff members are currently working with the United Way on an initiative to ensure food,...
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...