Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 02:03 PM
April 28, 2021
Almonte COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic expands
The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is expanding its vaccination capacity as of tomorrow at the Almonte Vaccine Clinic. More space was available at the Almonte and District Community Centre (Arena), 182 Bridge St, Almonte to accommodate more vaccination stations and still retain physical distancing.
“Increasing access to vaccinations will help us keep our community safe,” said Dr. Paula Stewart, Medical Officer of Health. “By...
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 04:45 PM
April 29, 2021
Burn Ban Lifted
The Mississippi Mills Fire Department has lifted the partial burn ban effective April 30th, 2021. Residents are reminded that burn permits are required and that time restrictions for burning are in effect during fire season.
Updates and the current burning status can be found at https://mm.burnpermits.com. Questions regarding the burn ban or the status of a burn permit may be directed to MMFD by calling (613) 256-1589 or the Municipal Office at (613) 256-2064 during...
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 04:42 PM
A Council meeting will be held on Tuesday May 4, 2021 at 5:45 pm with the Committee of the Whole meeting following immediately after Council. To access the agendas please visit: https://events.mississippimills.ca/council and click on the meeting date in the calendar. Council Chambers are still closed to the public but meetings will be livestreamed on the municipal website. To access the livestream please click on the link above.
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 04:33 PM
Last night the virtual information session for the Official Plan Amendment (OPA) 29 - Prime Agricultural Area Designation Review took place. Information sessions are an opportunity for residents to learn and ask questions in preparation for the Public Meeting. If you didn't get a chance to attend the information session, not to worry! The recorded session and presentation slides are posted at the bottom of this article and on the municipal website under Public Engagement - OPA 29.
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 04:29 PM
The Municipality of Mississippi Mills Council has awarded the Mill Run Park Development project to Strathmar Trenching Ltd.
The project includes; a play structure, benching, pathways, a grassed playing field, and a small parking lot.
Work is expected to being in May 2021 and is scheduled to be substantially complete in October 2021. The play structure and pathways will be accessible once the project is substantially complete, but the field will remain fenced off and unavailable until the grass...
Posted on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 10:43 AM
April 28, 2021, is National Day of Mourning for persons killed or injured in the workplace. This is a day to pay our respects to, and remember, the thousands of workers who have been killed, injured or suffered illness as a result of work-related incidents, and to honour the many families and friends who have been deeply affected by these tragedies. Every worker has the right to return home safe at the end of each work day.
All flags at municipal locations will be lowered to half mast today...
Posted on Monday, April 26, 2021 04:48 PM
Today on Lake 88.1 Anna Camilleri, of Red Dress productions, and Emma Kinsman from Lanark County Interval House talked about the latest Mosaic Art installation honouring survivors of gender-based violence. To listen to the interview please click the following link: Lake 88 In Focus Interview Pebble Mosaics
If you'd like to help Mississippi Mills decide where the Pebble Mosaic Art project should be located in Almonte you have until April 30th to cast your vote!
Almonte Old Town Hall