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Doors Open returns to St. Marys

Posted on Wednesday, October 06, 2021 11:45 AM

Rediscover the Stonetown’s storied buildings on Saturday, Oct. 16

Residents and visitors alike can discover – and rediscover – St. Marys’ impressive architectural history for free on Saturday, October 16.

Doors Open, the popular Ontario Heritage Trust concept that literally opens the doors to interiors of seldom seen buildings to the public to enjoy and appreciate, is occurring as an in-person event this year.

“We’re excited to safely welcome visitors back into our historic structures,” says Town of...

SERVICE DISRUPTION: Temporary water service disruption on Widder Street East for Water System Repairs

Posted on Wednesday, October 06, 2021 10:00 AM

Disruption

Please be advised that the Town of St. Marys and Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) have scheduled a water disruption to facilitate water system repairs to the water distribution system. On Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., water will be shut off to facilitate these activities. Notices are being delivered to affected properties by OCWA Staff.

Following this work you may notice cloudy or discoloured water. This is normal following work on this nature. Please flush your...

MHSW Event

Town hosting Municipal Hazardous and Special Waste Event October 23

Posted on Wednesday, October 06, 2021 08:45 AM

The last event for 2021 in the Town of St. Marys enhanced Municipal Hazardous and Special Waste (MHSW) program will be held on October 23, 2021

The event will run from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and St. Marys and Perth South residents can dispose of their hazardous waste at the Municipal Operations Centre (MOC) located at 408 James Street South (enter off South Service Road). 

Items that will be accepted at the disposal event include:

  • Acids, aerosol cans (full), antifreeze
  • Bases, batteries, bleach
  • Compact...

Pork Chop Dinner web

Fire Department to host second annual smoked pork chop drive-through dinner on October 23

Posted on Tuesday, October 05, 2021 12:45 PM

Due to the overwhelming success of last year’s drive-through pork chop dinner, the Town of St. Marys Fire Department is hosting it again on October 23, in partnership with Joe’s Diner and Broken Rail Brewing.

Each year, the firefighters volunteer their time to serve dinner for the community in order to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy, local sports and other charities. Due to the ongoing pandemic this year will once again be a drive-through dinner at Joe's Diner.

Joe’s Diner will be preparing...

Advanced vehicle extrication training course

Firefighters from St. Marys, Perth East and West Perth team up to learn lifesaving skills

Posted on Tuesday, October 05, 2021 09:00 AM

A group of firefighters from St. Marys, Perth East, and West Perth spent the weekend building skills – and relationships – that will keep all their communities safer.

Firefighters from Perth County joined Peter Methner of On Scene Rescue Training Inc. for a two-and-a-half-day advanced vehicle extrication training course organized by the St. Marys Fire Department. Most of the training involved hands-on learning, including two full days of crash rescue simulations at Robson Scrap Metal yard, using varied...