Posted on Friday, October 23, 2020 11:02 AM
The City of Stratford’s Halloween Drive-Through event, scheduled to be hosted at the Rotary Complex parking lot on October 31st from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., will include another mode of transportation for those who would like to enjoy the trick-or-treat experience on a City bus.
Previously, the City offered registration for individual vehicles to attend the event. At this time, the vehicle registration is sold out.
Those interested in taking the bus are required to pre-register to obtain a free ride, departing...
Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 03:55 PM
Stratford Transit is pleased to announce the official introduction of the Stratford Transit Tracker, launching on Monday, October 26. It will be available then at https://onyourway.stratford.ca/
The real-time bus tracking tool uses GPS technology to pinpoint the exact location of a bus and when it’s due to arrive at a stop. Up-to-date information on detours and delays, nearby stops and precise arrival times will also be provided to passengers using the tracking service.
Stratford has additionally secured...
Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:25 AM
Every year, the Stratford Accessibility Advisory Committee acknowledges one business or organization in Stratford that has worked to make their space or service more inclusive for persons with disabilities.
It is time to select the 2020 recipient of that annual Accessibility Award, and this year, for the first time, individuals with a demonstrated commitment to improving accessibility and inclusivity can be also nominated, along with businesses, industries or organizations. Past nominees are welcome...
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 04:50 PM
The City of Stratford has appointed Janice Beirness as Director of Corporate Services/Treasurer.
City Council approved the appointment at a special meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.
Ms. Beirness began her career with the City of Stratford in 2007 as Manager of Financial Services, and has held that position for 13 years now. Prior to that, she was Treasurer at the Township of Perth East.
She has a designation as a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA).
Ms. Beirness has served as Acting...
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 04:03 PM
The City of Stratford is currently conducting its annual fall street sweeping operations.
Street sweeping removes debris from the road surface before it enters the storm sewer system through the catch basins, provides effective water pollution control, and reduces maintenance on the storm sewer system.
Sweepers collect sand, leaves, grass clippings, rubbish as well as small sticks.
In order for the sweepers to operate efficiently across the City, we ask that homeowners not rake their leaves onto...