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Council, Staff Taking Steps To Deliver County-Wide Broadband Internet Service

Haldimand County Council is moving forward with its commitment to bringing affordable, reliable high-speed internet service to all residents. On July 16, 2019, staff released a Request for Pre-Qualification (RFPQ) to short-list internet service providers capable of installing broadband infrastructure and facilitating County-wide internet services. The Request for Pre-Qualification (RFPQ) is an invitation by Haldimand […]

Haldimand County Launching New Online E-Bidding System September 3

Haldimand County is making the switch to an online e-bidding system on September 3, 2019. The new system simplifies the procurement process for vendors and contractors and makes it easy to receive bid opportunities, addenda notifications, site meeting reminders, bid results & more. The new system – called bids&tenders – provides vendors with a number […]

Haldimand Museums Hosting Grand River Music Trivia Cruise In Partnership With 92.9 The Grand FM

Haldimand Museums has partnered with 92.9 The Grand FM to offer a Woodstock-themed Grand River Music Trivia Cruise featuring music trivia from the 1960s and 1970s. The cruise is scheduled for Wednesday, July 17 (5 – 7pm) and will depart at 5pm sharp at the Big Creek Boat Farm in Caledonia. 92.9 The Grand FM […]

A Fresh New Look: Haldimand County Council Approves New Corporate Logo And Brand

In April 2019, Council reviewed a proposed new logo and brand as part of its approved Economic Development Strategy. After deliberation and some suggested modifications to the concept, Council additionally approved staff recommendations to adopt the logo for corporate use. Creating a new brand and logo to market the County was identified as a priority in […]

Haldimand County CAO Announces Departure, New CAO Appointed By Council

Haldimand County Council has appointed a new CAO following the resignation of current CAO Don Boyle, who has accepted an employment opportunity in the private sector. At the June 27, 2019 Committee of the Whole meeting, Mayor Hewitt announced on behalf of Council that Craig Manley, General Manager of Community & Development Services, will be […]

Ward 2 Community Vibrancy Fund Grant Will Help Construct New Playground At J.L. Mitchener

On Thursday, June 27, Ward 2 Councillor John Metcalfe presented J.L. Mitchener Public School principal Mark Finochio with a $6,000 grant from the Ward 2 Community Vibrancy Fund for the purpose of constructing new playground equipment for students and neighbourhood children. J.L. Mitchener Public School’s Parent Committee was able to fundraise $27,000 of the estimated […]