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Media Release: Annual Resident Survey Results Released (June 28, 2022)
06/28/2022
For Immediate Release: June 28, 2022 Today the Town of Stratford released the results of its 11th Annual Resident Survey. Once again this year residents were asked their opinion on topics such as health and safety, energy savings activities, environmental stewardship, satisfaction with the Town, and their knowledge of the Town’s initiatives and programs. Like previous years, a series of questions were asked on specific topics of special interest to the Town of Stratford as one-time questions.
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Media Release: Kelly's Pond Watershed Restoration Update (June 21, 2022)
06/21/2022
For Immediate Release: June 21, 2022 The Town of Stratford is pleased to be ready to begin work in the Kelly’s Pond-Moore’s Pond watershed system. As announced earlier this year, the project will work to restore the integrity of the Kelly’s Pond-Moore’s Pond watershed which is currently compromised by undersized water control structures, sediment infilling, degraded wetlands, and inadequate buffer zones. Restoring this system will mitigate the effects of extreme weather events and climate change, including increased rainfall intensity, flooding, and erosion, in addition to providing a healthy habitat for local wildlife.
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Nominations Open: 2023 Canada Winter Games Torch Bearers
06/16/2022
The Town of Stratford is pleased to be a torch relay event community in the lead up to the 2023 Canada Winter Games on PEI. Nominations are now open thru until 5pm on Friday, July 15, 2022 for torchbearers in our community.
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Media Release: Grade Five Student Artwork Published in Annual Calendar (June 13, 2022)
06/13/2022
At the June Stratford Town Council Meeting 12 grade five students were recognized from their artwork which was submitted for the Town’s annual water school calendar art contest. The Town of Stratford and Stratford Area Watershed Improvement Group are proud to have recently completed the 13th year of water school, also known as “Water’s Cool”, which is an annual water conservation/watershed education program for grade five students.
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Media Release: June 8, 2022 Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary
06/09/2022
For Immediate Release: June 9, 2022 The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, June 8, 2022.
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Media Release: Switch Stratford Sees Tremendous Uptake (May 27, 2022)
05/27/2022
For Immediate Release: May 27, 2022 In July 2021, less than a year ago, the Town of Stratford launched a new residential energy efficiency and renewable program called ‘Switch Stratford’, along with Charlottetown and Wolfville, NS.
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Media Release: Stratford Council Response to Recent IRAC Decision (April 29, 2022)
04/29/2022
The Town of Stratford has received a written decision from the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission (IRAC) on the appeal by Landfest Company Ltd. for a proposed rezoning development for Reddin Meadows from Low Density Residential Zone (R1) to Planned Unit Residential Development Zone (parcel numbers 1061175, 1061167 and 329011).
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Media Release: Climate Tracker Initiative Launches in Charlottetown and Stratford (April 20, 2022)
04/20/2022
The City of Charlottetown, in partnership with the Town of Stratford and the School of Climate Change and Adaptation at the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI), have launched Climate Trackers – a new citizen-science based sustainability initiative. Community members are being invited to note their observations related to seasonal changes, weather, plants and wildlife, drainage, flooding and more around their home or local neighbourhood.
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Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (April 14, 2022)
04/14/2022
The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. Special Presentation Mayor Ogden, on behalf of Town of Stratford Council, staff and residents, presented a token of appreciation to the Honourable Diane Griffin, recently retired from the Senate of Canada, for her continuous years of support and advocacy for Stratford, and PEI.
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Media Release: Kellys Pond Watershed Restoration (April 13, 2022)
04/13/2022
The Town of Stratford is pleased to announce that we have been approved for $254,088 in funding through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program’s (ICIP) Green Infrastructure stream for restoration of the Kelly’s Pond-Moore’s Pond watershed system, with a total project value of $346,500.
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Media Release: Stratford Approves 2022-23 Budget (March 23, 2022)
03/23/2022
At a special council meeting held today, Stratford Town Council passed resolutions to adopt the 2022/23 Town operating and capital budgets, and the 2022/23 Stratford Utility operating and capital budgets. The budget is balanced without tax increases or Stratford Utility rate increase for the upcoming year, and results in an operational budget surplus of $6,800.
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Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (March 10, 2022)
03/10/2022
The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.
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Public Consultation: Draft 2022/23 Budget Presented
03/09/2022
At a virtual public meeting held on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, Councillor Gail MacDonald, Chair of Finance and Technology, presented residents with the draft 2022/23 Town of Stratford budget. Mayor and council will further discuss the budget before finalizing it in late March, with an opportunity for residents to provide feedback until Tuesday, March 15, 2022 through an online survey.
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Public Consultation: Draft Speed Hump Policy
03/02/2022
Speed humps are an accepted traffic calming device and are suitable for installation on residential streets in the Town of Stratford. The Town of Stratford has developed a policy to assist with the installation of, and selection of priority areas, to have speed humps placed in residential neighbourhoods in our community.
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Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (February 11, 2022)
02/11/2022
The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, and a Special Council Meeting held on Thursday, February 10, 2022.
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2022 Annual Resident Survey Launches
02/02/2022
Today the Town of Stratford launches the 11th Annual Resident Survey. All residents aged 16+ are encouraged to participate and have their say.
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Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (January 17, 2022)
01/17/2022
The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held virtually due to COVID-19 on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.
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Media Release: Town of Stratford Announces New CAO (January 13, 2022)
01/13/2022
At its regular monthly meeting on January 12, 2022, the Town of Stratford Council approved a resolution appointing Jeremy Crosby as the Town’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Prior to his appointment, Mr. Crosby was employed for 17 years as the Town’s Director of Infrastructure and as the Deputy CAO.
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Media Release: First Annual Business Community Survey Results Released (December 15, 2021)
12/15/2021
For Immediate Release: December 15, 2021 Today the Town of Stratford released the results of its 1st survey of the local business community. Similar to the Annual Resident Survey held each winter, the business survey offered an opportunity to the local business community to have their say while providing feedback to Council and staff.
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Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (December 15, 2021)
12/15/2021
The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
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