Posted on Monday, December 07, 2020 05:56 PM
Christmas Re-Imagined in Mississippi Mills started off with a great weekend! Santa spent the whole weekend in Mississippi Mills, accompanied by the Mississippi Mills Fire Department on five different routes throughout the municipality.
Thank you to everyone who made donations to the Lanark County Food Bank while coming out to see Santa. I can confirm that total donations collected from residents this weekend are 4004 pounds of food and $3255 in cash donations! I’d also like to thank...
Posted on Monday, December 07, 2020 04:13 PM
December 7, 2020
In Leeds, Grenville and Lanark, a sharp increase has been seen of people infected with COVID-19 over the past week from one or two people infected each day, to up to 8 newly infected individuals each day. This is affecting local business, workplace, and schools in our communities.
When someone tests positive for COVID-19 it affects the health and well-being of the individual. Their close contacts have to self-isolate for 14 days which could mean missing work or school, and it places...
Posted on Thursday, December 03, 2020 06:43 PM
Council has approved a revised work plan to proceed with the completion of the Official Plan Amendment (OPA) 22 which is based on an Almonte Ward Settlement Area Boundary Review. Marc Rivet, Planning consultant with JLRichards, explained to the Committee of the Whole on November 17th how the comprehensive review is used to identify sufficient lands for the 20 year growth of the Almonte Ward and to determine if additional lands can be justified for inclusion into the urban boundary. Public consultation...
Posted on Thursday, December 03, 2020 04:12 PM
December 3, 2020
Municipal staff welcomed the OPP today to collect 30 gifts donated generously by the public for the Angel Tree program. These gifts will benefit local children in care with Lanark County Family & Children's Services. Mississippi Mills would like to thank all who participated and helped make Christmas a little extra special this year for those in need in our community.
Posted on Thursday, December 03, 2020 12:00 PM
Flags at all municipal locations will be lowered to half mast to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women on December 6th, 2020. It is also a day to reflect on violence against women in our society and the need to work together to bring about change.
For local information and vigil details, please visit the Lanark County Interval House website.