Crisp air, falling leaves and in-season produce mean it’s time to celebrate fall’s bounty with delicious recipes.

At this time, we would like to ask you to submit to us information on any special events that your organization or group is planning for the upcoming holiday season that you would like us to include in the Christmas in Pelham Event Listing. Please note that individual commercial advertising is not permitted and event inclusion is not guaranteed.  Attached is the 2016 event listing so that you can see the type of events featured.

Niagara Region continues to maintain its “AA” credit rating, with a stable outlook, according to an October 10, 2018 confirmation report released by credit rating agency Standard and Poor’s.  The report indicates that Niagara’s budgetary performance has improved and is expected to continue to benefit from a supportive institutional framework, prudent debt and liquidity management practices and from sound financial management. However, these strengths are mitigated by its limited ability to raise tax revenues because of low household income levels and slow economic and assessment growth compared to similar municipalities.

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Donate your scrap metal or old electronics to the Niagara Habitat for Humanity ReStores between October 15 – 20 you’ll receive a special coupon to save money on your next ReStore purchase!

Come January, many “snowbirds” will be heading south. If you plan to escape Canada for the winter, be certain your financial life is in order before you go. There are two critical elements to ensuring you’ll be in good financial shape: Make sure your affairs at home can be managed in your absence, and arrange access to cash and financial services while you’re away. 

Another $20,000.00 raised for Help A Child Smile at the 4th annual Cowboy Classic golf tournament. Held in memory of Claude Poulin,  a noted local businessman and philanthropist.

Govern in a fiscally responsible way which enhances the community’s financial health. What does this statement really mean?  To be fiscally responsible one must be prepared to manage the assets of the community in a way which results in financial strength and economic growth.

Pelham’s already stunning landscape, set in the heart of our beautiful Niagara Peninsula, comes alive in the fall.

Our roadside fruit stands filled to the brim with local produce, tree-lined streets with changing coloured leaves, and residents out and about – walking, cycling, hiking – enjoying what’s left of the warm weather.

Pelham is a community to be proud of.

The Pelham fire department is reminding residents to look, listen, and learn, during this year’s fire prevention week campaign. From October 7-13, 2018, fire departments nationwide will be meeting, informing, and engaging with residents in efforts to increase the awareness and importance of fire safety.

I wish all of you celebrating Thanksgiving a wonderful holiday , and I thank everyone for all of the business and referrals you have sent my way over the past year !

Niagara voters hoping to cast their ballot before Election Day on October 22, 2018 can do so at advance polling sites. Advance polling sites permit voters to cast their ballot regardless of their Election Day polling station as noted on voter notification card. Advance poll dates and voting options, including online and by mail, do vary based on municipality. To learn more about voting options, advance polling sites and dates in your municipality, check your voter notification card, visit, or contact your local municipal Clerk’s office.

What does this statement really mean?  To be fiscally responsible one must be prepared to manage the assets of the community in a way which results in financial strength and economic growth. The resulting financial strength will allow the Town to be responsive to the needs of its citizens. By developing appropriate policies which determine how the assets of the community are to be managed, by incorporating new technology and by exploring new ways of delivering Town services; I believe we can create stability and sustainability for the future of the Town of Pelham.

A short-term rental is often referred to as an STR, transient rental, or resort dwelling unit.  A short-term rental is a home, apartment or condo that is rented for as little time as one evening up to one month.  Usually short-term rentals are occupied for a few days at a time. An example of a short-term rental is Airbnb.

Saturday, October 20th at 7:00-10:00pm at the Meridian Community Centre (100 Meridian Way, Fonthill)

Rotary Club of Fonthill was proud to participate with 11 local Rotary Clubs to create an inaugural global cluster grant.  Each club agreed to provide $1000US to the cluster pool that would extrapolate to over $80000US with multiplier effects from Rotary International and Federal Government.  

Pirates. Lost Boys. A ticking crocodile. J. M. Barrie’s classic story about the boy who wouldn’t grow up will come to life this fall in a lively musical reimagining for kids and kids-at-heart touring Southern Ontario from October 10-28, 2018.

Based on an investigation and report by Bonnie Lysyk, Auditor General of Ontario, regarding the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA), Mayor Dave Augustyn has put forward a motion to amend the appointment process so that qualified citizens can be appointed to the NPCA Board. The motion is to be debated at the October 4, 2018 Regional Council meeting.

Imagine a politician who listens directly to Pelham's voters this election - and it's about time!  Over the past six weeks I've been collecting votes from Pelham's residents as to Pelham's top priorities this election. This is the response to date...


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