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Volunteer Appreciation Event, April 18, 2023

Posted on Thursday, April 13, 2023 10:32 AM

You are invited to join us at the Almonte Civitan Club next Tuesday evening to celebrate our irreplaceable volunteers. Mississippi Mills Annual Volunteer Appreciation event will be hosted proudly by The Hub, Carebridge, Mississippi Mills and The Almonte Civitan Club, 6:30-8:00pm.  Everyone is welcome, if you are a volunteer, love a volunteer or want to be a volunteer we want to celebrate with you!

Did you know there are 24 million volunteers in Canada? Volunteers contribute over 5 billion hours...

Reminder - MM2048 Public Information Session - April 13th, 2023

Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 03:59 PM

Mississippi Mills is undertaking a large project called MM2048 that involves virtually every service and department.  We’re looking at everything from roads to childcare to water and wastewater to recreation to festivals and events to economic development to quality of life and everything in between, all at the same time.

The MM2048 project is about setting a course for our community well into the future.  Do you have concerns about Ottawa Street’s capacity?  Think we should build a ring road or...

Pakenham Depot - Extended Hours

Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 03:53 PM

Please be advised that the Pakenham Depot at 580 Barr Side Road will be open this Saturday, April  15th from 8am-4pm. This location will be accepting brush 6” in diameter or less.

For more info: 

From the Office of the Mayor - Public Information Session - MM2048

Posted on Tuesday, April 11, 2023 04:05 PM

Planning Our Future Together

One of my goals as your Mayor is to ensure residents have the information you need on important matters. For Council to make fully informed decisions, we need the public to understand the issues and provide feedback in the decision-making process.  In the fall of 2023 Council will have some very important decisions to make for our community. 

This year, Mississippi Mills is undertaking a massive project called MM2048 that involves virtually every service and department

Mississippi Mills Library, Mill Street Books to Host Author Event

Posted on Tuesday, April 11, 2023 02:37 PM

MM Public Library & Mill Street Books present 2 author events (4 authors) at Almonte branch

These are separate events – both will be super interesting! If you’re interested in both, you need to register for each separately. 

Thurs. April 20, 6:30pm – Northern Duo: Whit Fraser & Elizabeth Hay. Register: Fraser & Hay will discuss their latest books & their time in Canada’s North. 

Wed. April 26, 6:30pm – Thrills, Chills & Laughter: Mary Jane Maffini and Barbara...

MVCA Issues FLOOD WARNING for Dalhousie Lake and Clyde River

Posted on Saturday, April 08, 2023 03:51 PM

FLOOD WARNING issued for Dalhousie Lake and Clyde River

April 8, 2023 MISSISSIPPI AND CARP RIVER WATERSHEDS— The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority has upgraded its FLOOD WATCH to a FLOOD WARNING for Dalhousie Lake. Levels on the lake have continued to rise as the remainder of the snowmelt enters the watershed. With no rain in the forecast levels are expected to stabilized as soon as runoff rates subside over the next couple of days.

A FLOOD WARNING is in effect for the CLYDE RIVER. Flows...

Flags Lowered in Honour of Vimy Ridge

Posted on Saturday, April 08, 2023 12:00 PM

On Easter Monday in 1917, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps fought together for the first time. Canadians stormed uphill through sleet, mud and shellfire in a brutal four-day battle, achieving one of the First World War’s most significant victories. The capture of Vimy Ridge was a defining moment for Canada but came at great cost. Some 100,000 Canadians served at Vimy at a time when our country’s population was only eight million people. The Canadian Corps suffered over 10,000 casualties...