Covid Halloween

Halloween 2020

Posted on Monday, October 19, 2020 12:42 PM

Fall is here and we know many of you are wondering what Halloween will look like this year. Our health unit (Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit) has provided some guidance and helpful tips we would like to share.

The health unit feels it is still best to plan to celebrate holidays with those in your own household. Consider safer options for celebrating. Here are some suggestions you can try instead of trick-or-treating:

  • an online costume contest with family and friends
  • a neighbourhood...

From the Office of the Mayor - Oct. 9 2020

Posted on Friday, October 09, 2020 06:24 PM

Thanksgiving weekend is upon us!  Usually this is a time we join with friends and family to share a meal and give thanks for the many blessings in our lives. This year will be different; the Province is urging people to only celebrate with those in their own household and consider virtual visits with other family and friends.

Today, the Premier announced that Ottawa, Peel and Toronto will enter a modified Stage 2 for 28 days. These limitations do not apply in Mississippi Mills because we are...

Fire Prevention Week

Posted on Saturday, October 03, 2020 04:30 PM

Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!

Fire Prevention Week 2020: October 4-10

 The Mississippi Mills Fire Department is urging everyone in Mississippi Mills to take some simple steps to prevent kitchen fires in their home. This year’s theme of Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 4-10, is “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!™”

The theme is very timely as cooking fires continue to be the leading cause of home fires in Ontario. It focuses on the prevention of cooking...

2021 Budget - Balancing the Budget

Posted on Friday, October 02, 2020 02:30 PM

Each year Council debates and discusses the budget during a series of meetings in order to balance the budget and determine what they feel is an acceptable level of taxation and amount for user fees.  Municipalities can’t have budgets that don’t balance as set out in the Municipal Act, so all revenues and expenses must be equal. The first DRAFT of the budget was presented to Council at the October 6th meeting and is currently not balanced so Council and Staff have a significant amount...

October 6 - Council Meeting

Posted on Thursday, October 01, 2020 04:54 PM

A Council meeting will be held on Tuesday October 6, 2020 at 4:00 pm with Committee of the Whole following immediately after .

To access the agendas please visit: and click on the meeting date in the calendar.

Due to space restrictions and social distancing requirements, 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.