News

Contact Us

Search

Select a Date Range

OTF Grant will help seniors stay cool at the St. Marys Friendship Centre

Posted on Tuesday, December 19, 2023 01:46 PM

$144,000 grant will fund the installation of a new HVAC system

On Tuesday, MPP Matthew Rae met with the team at the St. Mary Friendship Centre to officially congratulate the Town on receiving a $144,000 Capital grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) this fall. The grant will be used to replace the building’s aging heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, and will be completed in 2024. 

“The St. Marys Friendship Centre is a staple of the St. Marys community,” said Matthew...

Town of St. Marys opening doors with attainable housing action plan

Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 09:00 AM

The Town of St. Marys is addressing the housing crisis head on with a new action plan. Called “Opening Doors,” the plan was developed by a housing expert, following consultations with developers, builders, and community members.

The plan aims to tackle St. Marys’ shortage of affordable housing options. Like many Canadian communities, the Stonetown has very few rental options available. When vacancies do arise, rents are often higher than what the average earner can afford.

“We have people working...

Town Hall closed until May for renovations

Posted on Monday, November 06, 2023 11:18 AM

Town Hall is currently closed for renovations. 

Services usually offered at Town Hall are available by phone, email or at other municipal facilities.

The building is expected to re-open in May 2024.

Read our notice for full details.

Town Hall to be closed until May for renovations

Posted on Friday, November 03, 2023 02:30 PM

Closure expected to last until May 2024

St. Marys Town Hall is getting a makeover. The iconic limestone building will be closed to the public as of November 13, 2023, to accommodate renovations to its first floor.

The work will include a full remodel of the space. Council Chambers will be expanded and the technology in the room will be upgraded. New washroom facilities will be added, including one that is barrier free.

Services usually offered at Town Hall will be provided online, by phone or at...

Town encouraging residents to engage in the 2024 budget process

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 09:31 AM

The Town of St. Marys is currently drafting its 2024 budget – and it wants residents to participate in the process. The municipality is offering ratepayers several opportunities to weigh in over the next few months.

The first is coming up this Saturday, November 4, 2023, with Coffee with Council. The event will run from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Flour Mill and is a chance for ratepayers to enjoy a free drink while asking questions about the budget. Several members of Council are planning to...