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Maple Acre Library now open

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Maple Acre Library now open

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – Word got around quickly last week that the renewed Maple Acre Library opened on Tuesday. When I went by around 3:30 PM, it was a hive of activity! Some folks worked in the Quiet Room (situated in the 1919 original Library), others […]

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More Funding Across South Niagara

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More Funding Across South Niagara

ted United Way is pleased to announce the expansion of its Special Projects/Emergency Fund grant to include applicants from Pelham, Port Colborne, Wainfleet and Welland. “We are impressed by the collaboration of United Way South Niagara (UWSN) and United Way of Niagara Falls and Greater Fort Erie (UWNFGE),” said Branscombe Family Foundation executive director John […]

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First Pelham Community Centre Donations Announced

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First Pelham Community Centre Donations Announced

The Town of Pelham announced several major gifts to the Pelham Community Centre’s $3 million dollar fundraising campaign at an intimate event at the Old Pelham Town Hall to recognize a number of Niagara Region individuals and organizations for their generous contributions to the new Centre. Designed with the many needs of the Pelham and […]

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“Dual Duty”: A Less Democratic, Out-of-Date Approach

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“Dual Duty”: A Less Democratic, Out-of-Date Approach

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – Do you think we should elect more full-time politicians in Niagara? Should it be harder for people to represent the views of their neighbours? Or, should anyone be able to serve part-time on local Council and offer their experiences from a job […]

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More 2017 Community Investments

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More 2017 Community Investments

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn Last week, I wrote about some roads, bridges and sidewalk improvements in Pelham’s nearly $11 million 2017 Capital Budget. Here are some other improvements: Fire Service: Each year we continue to invest in bunker gear and replacement pagers for our dedicated Firefighters. We also reserved funds in […]

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Generosity from Sobeys shoppers leads to big donation for Pelham Cares

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Generosity from Sobeys shoppers leads to big donation for Pelham Cares

Pelham Cares recently received a donation from Sobeys Fonthill, a generous donation from the store’s management, staff and customers. “Thanks to the generosity of Sobeys shoppers and the efforts of Sobeys Fonthill Management and Staff, a cheque for $4,708 was presented to Pelham Cares,” said Lori Grande, Pelham Cares Client Services Coordinator. “Over 50 bags […]

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