Posted on Friday, May 01, 2020 01:15 AM
The Caradoc Street Reconstruction Project is expected to kick off on May 4 with an accelerated timeline.
While the original project plan included a phased approach with the intersection of Caradoc and Front streets remaining open, a new fast-tracked timeline will be implemented that will see the majority of the project area closed immediately so work can begin.
“Starting the project now and increasing the footprint of the site will enable crews to get the work done on a fast-tracked timeline, which...
Posted on Friday, April 17, 2020 03:00 AM
The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc announced today that COVID-19 related facility closures resulting in a shortage of work and declining revenues has led to twelve full time Town Hall staff being issued temporary layoff notices.
“I do not believe we have ever had to reduce our workforce at Town Hall in this way and I’m saddened by this outcome,” said Mayor Joanne Vanderheyden. “We have a close and dedicated group of employees, and we appreciate all that they do for our citizens to keep our community...
Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 11:00 AM
Electronic Council & Committee Meetings Now Permitted
Strathroy-Caradoc Council amended its Procedure By-law to allow members of Council and local boards and committees to meet electronically. Electronic meetings are now possible due to new provincial legislation permitting municipalities to conduct meetings electronically when faced with local and province-wide emergencies.
The April 3 meeting of Strathroy-Caradoc Council was the first in the Municipality to be conducted electronically and was...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 04:15 AM
Strathroy-Caradoc Council made history on Friday, April 3, as its first ever electronic meeting was held with all members participating from various locations.
The historic meeting was live-streamed to the public via the municipality’s special meetings webpage located at www.strathroy-caradoc.ca/meetings. Council meetings will continue to be held online and livestreamed on regularly scheduled meeting dates. Archived video will also be available after each meeting.
“It’s very important that we maintain...
Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 03:00 AM
The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc, the City of Sarnia, and the City of London are postponing the start of the new inter-community transit service scheduled to begin on April 1, 2020.
Based upon the advice of Medical Health Officials in the province, and in each of our cities, we are taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of passengers and employees is safeguarded and protected.
As a result, the start date of the intercommunity bus service is postponed indefinitely. When it is safe...