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Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority – Flood Outlook Statement

Posted on Monday, March 11, 2024 01:32 PM

A Flood Outlook Statement is to provide early notice of the potential for flooding based on weather forecasts calling for heavy rain, snow melt, high wind or other conditions that could lead to high runoff, cause ice jams, lakeshore flooding or erosion.

Watershed Conditions: Snowmelt due to warmer temperatures, combined with anticipated rainfall may result in increased water levels and flows in water bodies. The degree of increase will depend on actual precipitation and temperatures. Unstable...

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Mississippi Mills Public Library – Upcoming Events and Workshops

Posted on Monday, March 11, 2024 12:54 PM

The Mississippi Mills Public Library’s (MMPL) Seed Library opens March 20 at both Almonte and Pakenham branches. Seeds are available while supplies last. Borrow what you need and donate what you can! Information:

Two Seed Library workshops are coming up:

Almonte’s Community Composting of Leaves by Scott Hortop

Wednesday, April 3, 6-7:30 p.m., Almonte branch

Space is limited. Register here:

Learn what is a fungal dominant...

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Notice of Complete ZBA and Public Meeting – April 23, 2024 – 112 Cedar Hill Side Road

Posted on Monday, March 11, 2024 11:56 AM

TAKE NOTICE that a Public Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. to consider a proposed Zoning By-law Amendment under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P.13.

Please be advised that the Municipality of Mississippi Mills has received the following Zoning By-law Amendment request (details below). An attached map identifies the location of the property and the area subject to this application.

File Number: D14-184-24
Owner: Terra and Joseph Henry (1847189...

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Helping Maple Syrup Producers in Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston Boost Their Operations

Posted on Monday, March 11, 2024 10:09 AM

Press Release – John Jordan, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston

The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $1 million through the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership (Sustainable CAP) to support productivity and growth of businesses in the province’s maple syrup sector.

John Jordan, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston, is pleased to announce that the Maple Production Improvement Initiative is providing up to $239,818 for 15 businesses in the riding, to boost the...

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Lanark County Understanding Homelessness Information Sessions – March 21 and April 2

Posted on Friday, March 08, 2024 02:01 PM

Lanark County is hosting two free virtual public education sessions on homelessness.

Each session will contain the same information and is directed to the public or those with little to no understanding of homelessness. The sessions will be led by Iain De Jong of OrgCode Consulting INC, a well-established expert in the field and a strong and inspirational speaker.

He provokes people to think about homelessness differently and respond to it in such a way that evidence and data is favoured over...

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International Women's Day 2024 - Celebrating Women in Leadership

Posted on Friday, March 08, 2024 10:42 AM

Mississippi Mills Leadership Team

The Municipality of Mississippi Mills is fortunate to have a strong group of women making up a large portion of our Leadership Team. Six of our 10 department leaders are women, including:

  • Kathy Davis – Director of Corporate Services / Treasurer / Deputy CAO

  • Jeanne Harfield – Clerk / Deputy CAO

  • Melanie Knight – Director of Development Services and Engineering

  • Anita Legault – Director of Childcare Services

  • Tiffany MacLaren – Manager of Community and Economic...

Purple and rose graphic featuring a collage of five photos of women in emergency response roles for International Women's Day

International Women's Day 2024 - Celebrating Women in Emergency Response

Posted on Friday, March 08, 2024 09:38 AM

International Women’s Day is Friday, March 8, 2024. This is a day of collective global activism and celebration to forging women’s equality.

This week we have been celebrating women in emergency response and women in leadership in Mississippi Mills.

Lanark County Ontario Provincial Police:
  • Detective Constable Jessica Faris of the Lanark County Crime Unit

  • Acting Staff Sergeant Kathleen Magill, Operations Manager for Lanark County

  • Detective Constable Meghan Hendershott of the Lanark County Street...