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Emergency Preparedness Week Wraps Up

Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024 10:00 AM

Emergency Preparedness Week has wrapped, but don’t let that stop you from being prepared every week of the year.

Follow Mississippi Mills Fire Dept on Facebook and @OntarioWarnings on Twitter for more emergency preparedness facts & advice year-round!

Looking for information on emergency services in Mississippi Mills? Visit

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FoodcoreLGL Invites Input on Updated Food Charter

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024 04:15 PM

Press Release – Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit

The Leeds Grenville and Lanark (LGL) Food Charter has been around for a decade and needs some updates according to members of FoodcoreLGL. The Charter is an aspirational document that provides a vision for the food system in LGL and can be used as a guiding document by municipalities, businesses, agencies and community groups when thinking about building a more inclusive and sustainable food system. 

“Given the current level of...

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Tender Awarded for Blakeney Bridge Replacement

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024 03:47 PM

The following are highlights from the Lanark County Council Meeting held May 8, 2024.

Lanark County Council has awarded the tender for the replacement of the Blakeney Bridge to Looby Builders (Dublin) Limited for $3.06 million plus HST.

In a report to council Wednesday evening (May 8), Public Works Manager Sean Derouin explained council approved a two-lane, 7.3-metre replacement modular bridge in December 2022, and in May 2023 Mississippi Mills council passed a resolution to contribute $180,000...

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Council Highlights - May 7, 2024

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024 02:41 PM

The Mississippi Mills Fire Department (MMFD) unveiled their new 2024 Metro Star Pumper from Dependable Fire Equipment to Council prior to Tuesday night’s meeting. Approved in the 2024 Budget, the pumper, formally known as Pump 520, was officially put into service in March. This new pumper enhances the MMFD’s firefighting capabilities significantly. Particularly, the rooftop nozzle allows for immediate water application to fires while hose lines are being set up and a trash line has been mounted...

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Emergency Preparedness Week Tip – Make Preparedness a Priority

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024 10:00 AM

May 5-11 is Emergency Preparedness Week. Throughout the week, we’re providing facts and tips on how to be safe and prepared for every season.

This spring, make preparedness a priority!

Ontario has both seasonal-specific and year-round hazards. For preparedness tips and advice for Ontario’s top hazards, visit:

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Notice of Public Meeting for Minor Variance Application – May 27, 2024 – 230 Ramsay Concession 8

Posted on Thursday, May 09, 2024 12:07 PM

TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing will be held virtually via Zoom on Monday, May 27, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. to consider a proposed Minor Variance application under Section 45 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P.13.

Please be advised that the Municipality of Mississippi Mills has received the following Minor Variance application (details below) and an attached map identifies the location of the property and the area subject to this application.

File Number: D13-BRA-24
Applicant: Shelby and Bryan...

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Emergency Preparedness Week Tip – Heat Waves and Seniors

Posted on Thursday, May 09, 2024 10:00 AM

May 5-11 is Emergency Preparedness Week. Throughout the week, we’re providing facts and tips on how to be safe and prepared for every season.

Heat waves can have a more severe impact on seniors. Check in on those who are more vulnerable to see if they need assistance during extreme heat or power outages.

Use our guide to help plan for emergencies: