News Releases

Posted Friday, October 16, 2020

Scott Hamilton and Mayor McGarryScott Hamilton was officially sworn in as Ward 7 Councillor for Cambridge City Council this evening.  
“I’m honoured to have this opportunity to serve the residents of Ward 7 and the community as a whole,” said Hamilton. “I look forward to working with Mayor McGarry and my fellow councillors to advocate for the citizens of Cambridge and help move this city forward safely and successfully.”  
The next Special Council Meeting will...

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Posted Wednesday, October 07, 2020

At a joint Council meeting this evening, Councils for the City of Cambridge and the Township of North Dumfries appointed a Shareholders Strategic Advisory Committee to evaluate the potential benefits of a possible merger between Energy +Inc. with Brantford Power Inc.
The shares of Energy+ Inc. are jointly owned by the City of Cambridge (92.1%) and the Township of North Dumfries (7.9%).  The new committee is comprised of members of both Councils. It includes:
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Posted Wednesday, October 07, 2020

As we head into the Thanksgiving weekend, the City of Cambridge wants to remind the community to keep safety top of mind. With the second wave of the pandemic underway, residents are encouraged to keep their celebrations to small groups or to pursue virtual options.
“It’s a big ask but we know the COVID-19 virus is spreading and the numbers are increasing," said Mayor Kathryn McGarry. “Keep your celebrations small, with the people in your household. Masks...

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Posted Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Cambridge City Clerk Danielle Manton has released the official results for the 2020 Municipal By-election.
The official count declares that during the municipal election held on Monday, October 5, 2020, for the office of Ward 7 Councillor, the certified candidates received the votes recorded.
The final count can be found at www.cambridge.ca/byelection .
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Primary media contact
Erin Haase Communications Advisor City of Cambridge haasee@cambridge.ca...

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Posted Monday, October 05, 2020

The 2020 By-election for Ward 7 wrapped up this evening with polls officially closing at 8 p.m. The by-election saw a voter turnout of 21.11% with 1232 of eligible voters casting a ballot.
With 392 votes, the unofficial new Councillor for Ward 7 is Scott Hamilton. Official results will be released by the City Clerk on Tuesday, Oct. 6 and will be available at www.cambridge.ca/byelection .
“On behalf of Cambridge City Council, we’re so pleased to welcome Scott...

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