As part of the provincial response to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, on March 22, 2020, the Ministry of Education announced plans to further support health care professionals and other essential frontline workers, including doctors, nurses, paramedics, firefighters, police, and correctional officers, as well as other essential workers, with access to safe, local emergency child care throughout the duration of the pandemic.

Emergency Child Care to be provided for local Essential Workers

Below is a transcribed version of the statement made by Dr. Elizabeth Urbantke, Acting Medical Officer of Health, on April 10, 2020.  I want to first start by giving everyone an update of where we stand as far as key statistics. In Brant, we currently have: 60 Lab confirmed positive cases […]

Brant Covid-19 Numbers

For our social, fun loving and active twelve-year-old, missing out on a party and not seeing his grandparents made the… You must be logged in to view this content. Please Log-In or Subscribe to view the content. If you need support contact us at editor@burfordadvance.com. Log-In Subscribe

The Making of a Great Day

The Burford and area businesses have all been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. With everything from having to completely… You must be logged in to view this content. Please Log-In or Subscribe to view the content. If you need support contact us at editor@burfordadvance.com. Log-In Subscribe

Adapting and Rising Above

This past weekend was no different. We waved at our first apartment as we drove by, we checked out the… You must be logged in to view this content. Please Log-In or Subscribe to view the content. If you need support contact us at editor@burfordadvance.com. Log-In Subscribe

Editorial March 12 2020

I’ve set up a lovely little office in our basement. The office is cozy and well organized, though somewhat inconveniently located beside/in my kids’ TV room. This is the space where, in any normal situation I would send my noisy kiddos to the basement to play video games and scream […]

Editorial – April 2 2020

On Saturday March 21st, local clergy gathered in downtown Burford for a time of prayer for the health and well-being of the community and the world. Recognizing that worship services can no longer take place as they used to, local faith-based leaders are doing what they can to reach out […]

Praying for Strength and Healing

Editorial from Nov 9 2017I remember the surge of energy that washed over me as I entered through the doors of BDHS on my first day of grade nine. The school was virtually pulsing with energy and hormones and I was awed by the enormity of the building and the […]

Locker 510

 On Tuesday, Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction, Prabmeet Sarkaria and Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma hosted a virtual roundtable to hear from the small business community in Brantford and surrounding areas on how to respond to COVID-19 and help Main Street rebound. The MPPs were also joined by home-based food business owners. “It is critical […]

Ways to Help Small Businesses During COVID-19 

Burford, January 5th, 1950 ONE RELIEF CASE IN BURFORD TOWNSHIP: At the inaugural meeting of the Burford Township Council, Relief Officer W. H. Pinnock reported there was only one family on relief in the Township.      Mr. Pinnock also reported on the Police Protection of the municipality during the past […]

Burford Years Ago – January 2021

GRCA offers free winter webinar series for rural landowners The Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) is offering a series of online webinars this winter with a focus on sharing information about how rural landowners can protect and enhance the natural features on their property. These free virtual sessions have been […]

Free Webinars with the GRCA

Large Preschool Room January News Educators love listening to some of the conversations that take place while the children are playing. Over the holidays: Kolby “baked cupcakes.” Fynn “was at home. It was a lock down you know.” Gabby helped to decorate her house. Kaylee had Christmas at home with […]

January Preschool Update

Phil McColeman MP Brantford-Brant, will not seek re-election.First elected in 2008 and having served 4 terms, Phil McColeman has announced that he will not be running in the next Federal election.As Brantford-Brant’s representative, Phil has been recognized as a compassionate, hardworking MP with a strong voice in Ottawa.“It’s been a […]

Phil McColeman MP Brantford-Brant, will not seek re-election.

Engage with us!The County of Brant invites you to engage withus as we investigate and evaluate water andwastewater servicing alternatives and drainageimprovements for the community of Burford.The Master Plan will consider the variousalternatives for both water and wastewaterservicing as well as alternatives to improvesurface water drainage throughout thecommunity to the […]

IMPORTANT   Notice of Study Commencement Municipal Class Environmental Assessment — Burford Water and Wastewater Servicing And Drainage Plan

Helping Ontario Farmers Protect Lake Erie and Lake St. ClairWatershedsApplications for LEADS program being accepted this monthThe governments of Canada and Ontario will soon be acceptingapplications for a new round of project funding to help farmers improve environmentalsustainability and water quality in the Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair watersheds. […]

Ontario Government Farms LEADS Applications Accepting Applications

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