Posted on Wednesday, August 05, 2020 09:28 AM
The City’s online 2021 Community Grant application is now available. Please check the 2021 Budget page for application details about the community grants program.
The deadlines for accepting applications are September 25 2020 for multi-year requests; and November 27 2020 for one-time requests.
For further information, please contact by email or by phone at 519-271-0250 ext. 5202
Posted on Tuesday, August 04, 2020 11:28 AM
STRATFORD - The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) has implemented a boundary adjustment to open the door for the creation of much-needed industrial land for development in the City of Stratford.
The annexation of property along Highway 7 and Line 29 was approved by the Ministry on July 20, 2020, and was published in the Ontario Gazette on August 1, 2020. A Minister’s Zoning Order for one of the parcels will expedite the development of that land for industrial purposes and to prompt...
Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2020 10:03 AM
Stratford, St. Marys, North Perth, West Perth, Perth East and Perth South are looking to their residents for input as they collaboratively develop a Community Safety and Wellbeing (CSWB) Plan. All municipalities in Ontario are required, under the Province's Safer Ontario Act, 2018, to develop a CSWB Plan by 2021.
The goal of the CSWB Plan is to achieve a sustainable community where everyone is safe, has a sense of belonging, access to services and where individuals and families are able to meet their...
Posted on Monday, July 27, 2020 01:41 PM
July 27, 2020 – As a result of recent rainfall, the City of Stratford has lifted its ban on open air fires that require a burn permit, effective immediately.
Burn permits will be issued by appointment only, by calling the Stratford Fire Department at 519-271-3212.
Recreational fires in backyard fire pits continue to be allowed in Stratford, providing they comply with City of Stratford By-law 5-2006. Recreational fires do not require a permit.
Posted on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 01:16 PM
The City of Stratford is planning for a phased re-opening of its administrative offices.
Effective Monday, July 27, 2020, City Hall offices and both Fire Stations will open to the public by appointment for services that cannot be provided online or over the telephone. Examples of in-person appointments include obtaining marriage licences, commissioning of documents, and conducting civil ceremonies in the Council Chamber.
The public will be asked to call the Clerk’s Office at 519-271-0250 extension...