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2018 Municipal and School Board Elections

Posted on Monday, January 22, 2018 07:00 PM

Meaford, Ontario – January 23, 2018 – The upcoming Municipal Election to elect a Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Councillors and School Board Trustees will take place in October 2018.

Nominations will open on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 and close on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. These dates differ from previous elections due to changes in the Municipal Elections Act. The nomination period previously ran from the first business day in January until the second Friday in September.

As in 2014, Council of the Municipality...

Road Closure Update

Posted on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 07:00 PM

January 17, 2018 - The following roads have been reopened to traffic:

Sideroad 22 from 6th Concession N to 4th Concession N
6th Concession N from Sideroad 27 to Sideroad 24
11th Line from 13th Sideroad to 10th Sideroad
St Vincent-Sydenam Townline from Gerald Shortt Parkway to Sideroad 3
Thank you to everyone for your patience.

Notice of Emergency Road Closures

Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2018 07:00 PM

Meaford, Ontario – January 12, 2018 – Due to the presence of water across the road and damage to the road surface, the Municipality of Meaford wishes to advise that the following roads in the Municipality of Meaford have been closed to traffic.

Sydenham Sideroad 22 6th Concession N. 4th Concession N.
RC sideroad 22
Sydenham 6th Concession N. Sideroad 27 Sideroad 24
RC 6 concess
St. Vincent St.Vincent-Sydenham Townline...

Help the Meaford Fire Department Keep Hydrants Clear

Posted on Tuesday, January 09, 2018 07:00 PM

Meaford, Ontario – January 10, 2018 – The Meaford and District Fire department is asking you to join them in helping keep fire hydrants clear of snow. On Thursday, January 11th from 7-10pm, Meaford firefighters will be out in the community clearing ice and snow from fire hydrants.

In an emergency, every second matters. Blocked, concealed, or difficult-to-access fire hydrants can impede emergency fire response. Hydrants covered in snow can be difficult to locate, and uncovering them can waste valuable...

Winter Road Update

Posted on Monday, January 08, 2018 07:00 PM

Meaford, Ontario – January 9, 2018 – The Municipality of Meaford is continuing to work to clear the Municipal roadways, and we appreciate your patience during this time.

The warmer temperatures are now causing the packed snow to loosen. Despite all roads being plowed daily, this is causing slippery and slushy conditions.

It is forecasted that temperatures may reach as high as +9°C by Thursday, then drop considerably by Saturday to -12°C. Crews have been out this morning scraping the roads down to the...