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Haldimand County unveils new aerial truck, donates unused medical equipment to Ukraine

On Tuesday, June 21, 2022, the county’s new, state-of-the art aerial truck made a stop out front of the Haldimand County Administration Building. Emergency Services staff provided Council with a tour of the new vehicle and showcased surplus PPE/medical supplies that will be donated to Ukraine. The new aerial truck was custom-built for Haldimand’s specific

Haldimand County Museums annual car and truck show returns June 26

Haldimand Museums will be welcoming back classic car and truck enthusiasts for the 16th Annual Car & Truck Show on Sunday, June 26 at Selkirk Community Park (17 Kent St., Selkirk) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission to this family-friendly event is by donation; a $5 entry fee applies to participating vehicles. Returning after

Haldimand County puts out call for artists for phase two of Paddle Art Tour Haldimand

Submissions are now open for phase two of Paddle Art Tour Haldimand (PATH), an initiative that celebrates the municipality’s local talent and the importance of the Grand River and Lake Erie to Haldimand County. Launched in 2021, the PATH became a popular activity for Haldimand County for both residents and visitors, showcasing 24 unique designs

Registration for Haldimand County Public Library summer programs and reading clubs to open June 21

Starting Tuesday, June 21, registration for Haldimand County Public Library’s summer programs opens at all six Haldimand Library branches. This year’s theme is “Once Upon a Time; Myths and Legends,” and offers a magical summer of fun with parties, Storytimes, crafts and more. The programs are open to children aged 3-12, with in-person registration required.

Haldimand County Public Library announces winners of 9th annual April Poetry Contest

The Haldimand County Public Library has selected the winners of their 9th annual April Poetry Contest. The contest saw a great response from the community with more than 200 submissions from individuals across the County. This year’s theme—Back to Nature—asked entrants to express through poetry how nature impacts and inspires them, how they connect with nature,

Collaboration Between Social Services and Community Paramedics Serves to provide Street Outreach to Vulnerable Residents

Haldimand-Norfolk Housing and Homelessness Prevention services has teamed up with the community paramedic programs in both Haldimand and Norfolk to provide street outreach and housing-related follow-up support to assist people who are experiencing homelessness.  A new collaboration between community paramedics in both counties and specialized outreach workers reduces barriers to care faced by vulnerable, underserved,