Community News from St. Marys and area.

Survey opportunity – Rebuilding after COVID-19

Research invites local residents to share pandemic experiences, help inform recovery COVID-19 has had serious and potentially long-lasting impacts on communities. While the recovery will be long and difficult for everyone, small and rural communities face particular challenges. Research by the University of Guelph (U of G), supported by United Way Perth-Huron’s Social Research and…

Local school boards issue plans for safe re-opening

Avon Maitland District School Board Since the Ministry of Education’s announcement on July 31 outlining a high level plan for the return, school boards in Ontario have received almost daily updates (including August 26) that impact the start of the school year. The Avon Maitland District School Board staff has been working tirelessly to finalize…