More Pop-Up Testing in Lanark County this Week

Posted on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 01:10 PM

Building on the success of local pop-up testing last week, paramedics from the Lanark County Paramedic Service will once again be performing  COVID-19 testing at pop-up (temporary) testing centres in Carleton Place on Wednesday, September 30, and in Perth on Friday, October 2. The pop-up testing centre in Carleton Place will be located at the Carmabeck Community Centre at 351 Bridge Street, and the pop-up testing centre in Perth will be located at Conlon Farm Recreation Complex at 127 Smith...

New Website Soft Launch

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 03:12 PM

Noticed something new about Mississippi Mills? We have a new website! Be sure to check it out at The new and improved website launched this week and has been upgraded and made easier for you to use. We are in the early days and like all things new there is an adjustment period and some glitches to work out. It will take some time for items to update so we ask for your patience as we work through them. If you notice anything or have a comment, please reach out to the municipality...

2021 Budget - Process and Timeline

Posted on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 03:21 PM

The municipality is at the beginning stages of reviewing the draft 2021 budget. Part of the process in 2021 is a revised schedule to allow for greater input from the public and aim to have the final budget developed and approved by the end of December 2020.

The Municipality will be engaging with the community through weekly educational pieces designed to help residents understand how their tax dollars are being spent, the legislative requirements, as well as the budget decision making process.


So you think you know your library

Posted on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 10:39 AM

Here are 77 things that perhaps you didn’t know!

The Mississippi Mills Public Library (MMPL) has:

  • a fantastic website: and an online catalogue – search & reserve books and DVDs from home!
  • a “Zoom room” for private video conferencing at the library
  • an online book club
  • disc golf Frisbees to lend – a 9-hole course is in Gemmill Park!
  • 1000s of movies & documentaries (DVDs) for adults and children at both Almonte & Pakenham branches. Movies in one branch can...

Sivarulrasa Gallery - 6th Anniversary Show

Posted on Monday, November 30, 2020 02:47 PM

A group exhibition, Nov 25 – Dec 30, 2020

The 6th ANNIVERSARY SHOW is Sivarulrasa Gallery’s biggest show of the year, celebrating our 6 years of operations in representing artists from across Canada. Running from Nov 25 to Dec 30, 2020 and covering all 3 exhibition spaces in the gallery, we’re delighted to showcase sculpture, paintings, drawings and photographic works. The exhibition can be viewed in-person during our regular gallery hours: Wed-Sun 11am to 5pm.


Featured artists: Sue Adams,...