Media Release: Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (December 15, 2021)
Posted on 12/15/2021
Image of a post-it note with words Media Release printed on itFor Immediate Release: December 15, 2021

The following items were discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Stratford Town Council held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.

Island Gymnastics Academy Lease

A resolution to defer this item was approved.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Rate Approved

A resolution was passed amending the Fees Bylaw, Bylaw #39 to add a fee of $2.50 per hour for the electric vehicle charging stations in the Town of Stratford.

Dry Storage Building Tender

The low bidder, Naddy Construction Ltd., has been awarded the tender for construction of a dry storage building on the Town’s property on Hollis Avenue. The tender amount is $337,000 plus HST.

Second Reading Held of CAO Bylaw

A CAO Bylaw, Bylaw #53, passed second reading and the subsequent adoption reading. The purpose of this Bylaw is to set clear management, accountability, and performance requirements for the Chief Administrative Officer of the Town, and further clarify the roles of Council as the governing body and the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) as the head of the municipal corporation with responsibility for staffing as specified through the Municipal Government Act.

Tree Policy for Town Owned Properties

Council adopted a the Town Owned Tree Policy, Policy #2021-SC-01, which will protect and preserve trees on Town owned properties. The policy will require approval before any tree or shrub is removed or pruned, and will only be done so when they provide a serious threat to the safety of assets or people.


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For more information please contact:
Wendy Watts, Community & Business Engagement Manager
Phone: (902) 569-1995
Email: wwatts@townofstratford.ca

Printable version: Media Release - Stratford Town Council Meeting Summary (December 15, 2021)
Agenda Package
Recording: December 8, 2021