Posted on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 05:19 PM
The Province of Ontario announced a Provincewide Shutdown to commence 12:01AM on December 26th for a period of 4 weeks. For a detailed breakdown of the provincial orders please refer to their December 21st document: Provincewide Shutdown.
The Municipality of Mississippi Mills encourages the public to take their information and direction on the provincial orders from the Leeds, Grenville and Public Health Unit. This remains a public health emergency and our Health Unit can be depended on...
Posted on Monday, December 21, 2020 05:07 PM
At a press conference this afternoon, Premier of Ontario Doug Ford announced further Covid-19 restrictions that will come into effect December 26th and will last for 28 days. Our Municipality is considered Southern Ontario for the purpose of these orders. The Municipal Emergency Control Group (MECG) met this afternoon to discuss these new regulations and their implications for our residents, business owners and staff.
At this time, we are awaiting direction from our local health unit. The Municipality...
Posted on Monday, December 21, 2020 03:55 PM
A huge thank-you to everyone who went the extra mile to decorate their home or business this year. Your hard work and enthusiasm was evident! This contest was new for 2020 and came about due to all the things we had to cancel. After seeing the response, we hope this will be something we can continue.
Our judges had an extremely difficult time narrowing down and choosing winners. Please note they only considered locations that were officially entered through the map. They mentioned there were others...
Posted on Friday, December 18, 2020 05:00 PM
Make The Mississippi Mills Fire Department's Holiday Wishes come True!
The Municipality of Mississippi Mills Fire Chief, Chad Brown has a holiday wish and he needs your help to make it come true.
“I’m wishing for a fire-free holiday season this year,” said Chief Brown. “But I need you to make this come true!”
While fire can happen anywhere, at anytime, it most often strikes when we let our guard down - when we’re distracted by the hustle and bustle of the holidays, by our cellphones,...
Posted on Thursday, December 17, 2020 06:01 PM
December 15, 2020
2020 has been a year unlike any other. As we come to the halfway mark of the 2018-2022 term, I am looking forward to when we can join together with family, friends, neighbours and colleagues in ways that we used to take for granted. A year ago, when I provided my last Mayoral Address, none of us had any idea what the next months would bring: that a simple virus could fundamentally change so much in our lives. I am filled with sorrow for the parents and grandparents, sisters...