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Posted Friday, October 19, 2018

Voter Turnout - October 19After 5 days of voting, 31.5% of eligible electors have voted! That's 3,318 people. There are only 3 more days left to vote. Deadline for voting is Monday, October 22nd by 8:00 pm Make sure to check out our Facebook page for regular updates and our website for new information. If you are looking to find out where to get election results, the municipality will post the results on the municipal website and on screens at Almonte Old Town Hall and the Stewart Community Centre. 

Posted Friday, October 19, 2018

Did you know that you could face up to six months in jail or a fine of up to $25,000 if you are found guilty of committing voter fraud! What is voter fraud? According to section 89 of the Municipal Elections Act a person is guilty of an offence if they vote when not entitled, vote more than the Act allows (once per municipality), induces or procures a person to vote when that person is not entitled to do so; or supplies a ballot to anyone when they don’t have the authority to do so.  Thi...

Posted Thursday, October 18, 2018

Voter Turnout October 18As of 4:05 on October 18th 2,834 people have voted! That is 27% of eligible electors.  If you want to vote but need to be added to the voters’ list or need the internet or telephone to vote? We can help! The Municipality will be providing Voter Help Centres where Municipal staff will be ready to help you get added, deleted or change your information on the Voters’ List. Just make sure you bring proof of identification. For a list of acceptable ID please visit the Municipal website....

Posted Thursday, October 18, 2018

Following a two-month search, Council is pleased to announce the hiring of Scott Granahan as the municipality’s new Fire Chief. “During the interview process, Chief Granahan demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and I believe that he has the necessary experience to be what I feel will be a great and successful chief for our department” says Mayor Shaun McLaughlin. Chief Granahan has been a member of the Ontario Fire Service since 2006 and has most recently been the Fire ...

Posted Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Voter Turnout - Oct 17Day three of voting is almost over and as of 4:25 pm today a total of 2,270 people have voted, that's 21.7% of eligible electors! If you haven't voted yet you will have until 8:00 pm on October 22nd. Remember you can vote by internet or phone; just follow the instructions on your voter information letter. If you haven't received your voter information letter, contact the municipal office at 613-256-2064. After October 22nd, not only will Mississippi Mills will have a new Council we will also h...