NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS
2022 Municipal Election
For information about the election taking place in your Perth County municipality, select from the links below.
North Perth Municipal Election
Perth South Municipal Election
Creating a Climate for Change Series
Part 3 – GREEN CHRISTMAS
Just sixty-four more shopping days ’til Christmas! Join us for the last in our series, “Creating the Climate for Change”, a panel presentation on ways to celebrate an anti-shopping, sustainable Christmas.
Our guest panel includes Andrew Coppolino food columnist for “The Morning Edition” on CBC Radio One KW, and writer in residence at the Stratford Chefs School; Pamela Coneybeare of La Osa; and Sarah Sylvester owner of the Little Shed Flower Company.
Join us Wednesday November 16, at 6:30 in person at the Stratford Public Library auditorium and online via Zoom. And get inspired for a saner, slower, greener season.
This event is free to attend (either in person or via Zoom) but you must pre-register. Visit the Stratford Public Library website for information and registration.
All-Candidates Provincial Election Debate – Candidate Answers
On May 25th, the Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce hosted a provincial election debate in which all candidates participated. Below are documents containing transcriptions of questions asked and the answers from each of the four respective candidates. Ashley...
Video: How Cities Can Lead on Climate
The latest online Climate Action Community Meeting was held on September 22nd. Titled How Cities Can Lead on Climate: Creative Plans and Concrete Action, it featured a panel of guest speakers. Many cities are taking ambitious climate action and having an impact on...
Join the Climate Strike Sept 24th!
Take to the streets of Stratford on September 24th to demand climate action! Join the call for an equitable and sustainable future!We’re encouraging small group climate strikes on sidewalks throughout the city from 2 to 4pm on Friday September 24th. Pick a spot, make...
Upcoming September Events
Our Community Meetings are back! This time in-person (limited numbers) and by Zoom. Plus, you're invited to participate locally in the next Fridays For Future Global Climate Strike on September 24th. See some details below and mark you calendars now to save these...
Video: Invasive Plant Species
On Tuesday June 8th, the City of Stratford’s Energy & Environment Advisory Committee, in collaboration with the Stratford Field Naturalists and Climate Momentum, presented an online community webinar about Invasive Plant Species. Guest speaker Jay Ebel, Forestry...
Video: Ecological Economics Speaker Presentation
On May 26th, the City of Stratford’s Energy and Environment Advisory Committee hosted the online community climate webinar: Shifting to Neutral, Ecological Economics and Getting to Net Zero. The guest speaker was Eric Miller, an economist and educator focused on...