City Owned Cemeteries

The City understands the desire to pay your respects to loved ones, but please remember to practice physical distancing so it remains safe for everyone visiting cemeteries. City-owned cemeteries are open but parking lots continue to be closed. For information on...

No Fireworks Allowed this May Long Weekend

Council voted to prohibit the sale and use of fireworks until further notice to reduce the potential for large crowds and continue to promote resident safety for the duration of the emergency related to COVID-19 as declared by the Province of Ontario and ensure...

Gypsy Moth Update – May 2020

This year the City is continuing to implement Integrated Pest Management (IPM) techniques to control Gypsy Moth populations in the City.  Overall, the populations remain low however, there are a few locations along streets and in woodlands in Ward 3 where the...

Tips to Prevent Unwanted Pests on Your Property

Rats are a common pest found year round and are mainly active at night. They are usually found near buildings, gardens, garbage or composters. Residents can monitor their property for evidence of rats (e.g., capsule-shaped droppings, burrows, chewed food, bite marks...