Posted on Monday, June 12, 2017 03:15 PM
With the potential for thunderstorms again in the forecast, Town of St. Marys Director of Emergency Services, Richard Anderson, wants to spread the word about how to stay safe during severe summer weather. See below for tips provided courtesy of Perth County Emergency Management. You can also download printable flyers at http://www.perthcounty.ca/emergency_management.
When thunder roars, go indoors!
STOP all activities. Immediately seek shelter in a substantial building or hard-topped vehicle. Wait...
Posted on Monday, June 12, 2017 03:00 PM
Portion of Wellington Street to be closed June 27 to November 30
The Town of St. Marys is moving forward with another important infrastructure project. On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, St.Marys-based McLean Taylor Construction Limited will start the five-month process of replacing the Wellington Street Bridge.
Wellington Street will be closed from the south side of Parkview Drive to the entrance of Nick & Dan’s Collision while the work is being completed. The Riverside Walkway will be also be closed...
Posted on Friday, June 09, 2017 03:15 PM
Quarry also offering free swim on June 30 and new water running program in July
Just a few weeks after his Jumpstart polar dip, Town of St. Marys Mayor Al Strathdee will be making another ceremonial splash in the St. Marys Quarry – this time to celebrate the opening of the relocated cliff jump. The Mayor will be the first to take the plunge on Saturday, June 17, when the quarry officially opens for weekend swimming. In celebration of the event, individual admission for all ages that day will be two...
Posted on Thursday, June 08, 2017 02:00 PM
Featured acts include FireGuy and the Ultimutts
On Saturday, July 8, 2017, Queen Street will come alive for the 22nd annual Stonetown Heritage Festival. This free event will feature two new signature acts, along with family-friendly activities, food and retail vendors, live music, a street dance and a fireworks show.
The festival will begin at 8:00 a.m., with a pancake breakfast at the St. Marys Farmers’ Market. By 9:00 a.m., the event will be in full swing, with a variety of vendor booths, attractions...
Posted on Tuesday, June 06, 2017 04:15 PM
Town of St. Marys swimming lesson mass registration is about to get an upgrade. On June 17, residents will be able to skip the line-ups and sign-up online for swimming lessons using their credit cards.
Town staff viewed the summer swimming lesson mass registration event, still being held at the Pyramid Recreation Centre on Saturday, June 17 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., as the perfect opportunity to “soft launch” the new online registration service.
“We’ve been gradually phasing-in our new system over the...