Due to the Lake Margaret Trail and Southdale Line roundabout project, St. Thomas Transit will be detouring Route 2 effective Monday, March 6th for approximately four months.
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City of St. Thomas
P.O. Box 520, City Hall
545 Talbot Street
St. Thomas, Ontario N5P 3V7
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding statutory holidays
City Clerk's Department (includes Airport): handles city administration including Council agendas, minutes and original by-law documents, municipal elections, and marriage licences.
City Manager: directs and manages daily administration of the City.
Economic Development: work to attract new businesses to the city and provide tourism services for the city.
Environmental Services (includes Engineering/Operations/Transit/Waste Management/Water and Wastewater): responsible for many day-to-day operating functions including construction, road maintenance, parking, transit, water and wastewater, and garbage collection.
Fire Department: provides fire protection for the citizens of the city.
Human Resources: takes care of employment-related matters.
Library: provides our community with a wide and up-to-date collection of books, magazines, newspapers and DVD's for rental, free internet access at 16 computer stations, in-house wireless network, programs for all ages and interests, including an extensive children's collection, book clubs and a local history section with birth, death and marriage notices going back over 100 years.
Ontario Works: provides a wide range of financial and employment assistance to people in financial need.
Parks & Recreation: inspires and assists community members to live healthy and active lives through parks, open spaces, facilities, programs and services.
Planning and Building Services Department: supports City Council and its committees on all matters related to land use planning. Building permits, Property Standards By-law Enforcement.
Police Services: provide police protection for the citizens of the city.
Treasury Department (includes Purchasing and Licensing): responsible for the city's finances, taxation, insurance administration, purchasing/licensing, information technology and parking ticket accounting.
Valleyview Home for the Aged: our senior care facility.
Due to the First Avenue road widening project, St. Thomas Transit will be detouring Route 4 & 5b effective March 15th for approximately two months.
In order to reduce basement flooding caused by Inflow and Infiltration and to reduce flows at the Wastewater Treatment Plant, the City is implementing a City Wide Downspout Disconnection Program. Information has been posted on the City website located under basement flooding.
If you have any questions on this program, please contact Lynn Stafford, C.E.T., Compliance Coordinator at 519-631-1680, ext. 4224 or Nathan Bokma, P. Eng., Development and Compliance Manager at 519-631-1680, ext. 4151.
The City of St. Thomas invites applications from person who are 18 years of age or older and a resident of St. Thomas for appointment to the following committees:
- Community Recycling Centre Public Liaison Committee
- Municipal Heritage Committee
- St. Thomas Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee (In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, the majority of the members of the committee shall be persons with disabilities)
Please complete the application form and submit to the City Clerk's Office, City Hall, 545 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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