Posted on Friday, June 04, 2021 03:15 PM
Posted on Tuesday, June 01, 2021 01:00 PM
Today marks the beginning of Pride Month, which celebrates the LGBTQ2+ community around the world. What originated with the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan has become a global celebration of love, acceptance and equality around the world.
While our community may be celebrating a little differently this year, it is an honour for myself and Council to raise the Pride flag here at Town Hall. We are also happy to announce that the Town has installed two new Pride benches within our community–...
Posted on Tuesday, June 01, 2021 07:30 AM
Mature Beech Tree Removal
On Friday, as a result of a wind/rain storm, a very mature European Beech Tree at the corner of Nelles Road and Main St suffered significant damage; loosing a very large section of the tree. The portion of the fallen tree fell onto the roadway/boulevard, and thankfully no one was injured.
Both the property owners and Town staff have reviewed the condition of the tree as it remains, and consulted with 2 different arborists to determine if there was a way to...
Posted on Monday, May 31, 2021 01:30 PM
MAYOR’S STATEMENT ON KAMLOOPS INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL
I am both heartbroken and horrified to learn of the recent discovery of 215 indigenous children found in a burial site at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. The pain of this is having a profound effect on all communities in Canada, but it is our Indigenous communities who are most and deeply affected by this news.
The residential school system is a dark chapter of Canadian history that represents nothing short...
Posted on Thursday, May 27, 2021 09:00 AM
Notice: The Weed Control Act (Ontario) As Amended
Notice is hereby given to every person in possession of land within the Town of Grimsby, in accordance with the Weed Control Act R.S.O. 1990, and By-Law 98-39 Abandoned Orchard Control, that the main purpose of the Act is to reduce the impact of noxious weeds on the industries of agriculture and horticulture.
The Weed Act primarily applies to agricultural and horticultural lands that generate income or other benefits to agriculture. ...