Smiths Falls and Montague to explore sharing some services synergies to save money

Smiths Falls and Montague to explore sharing some services synergies to save money

Smiths Falls and Montague are exploring synergies that could save money for both municipalities.

“We really need to explore opportunities to be wise and coordinated about how we deliver services and the obvious place to start is in the immediate neighbourhood,” said Malcolm Morris, Smiths Falls CAO.

The two municipalities ...

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Collision on 401 near Joyceville claims four lives

Collision on 401 near Joyceville claims four lives

Highway 401 westbound is closed this morning at Joyceville Road, and will be for some time, as the OPP investigates a multi-vehicle collision that left four people dead.

It happened early this morning and brought together first responders and police from Leeds, Frontenac and Napanee – special Technical Traffic Collision ...

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In Focus – Wed May 10, 2017 – The 4th Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit: Jeff Mills

In Focus – Wed May 10, 2017 – The 4th Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit: Jeff Mills

Lynda’s guest Jeff Mills, Coordinator of Community Development with Mills Community Support talks about the 4th annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit to be held on May 31st and June 1st in Carleton Place.

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Smiths Falls Council gets “mobbed” by special choir

Smiths Falls Council gets “mobbed” by special choir

On Monday May 8, Smiths Falls council was the victim of a flash mob.  A talented group of Smiths Falls youth dropped into council chambers and serenaded the surprised council members in the middle of a Committee of the Whole.

The group under the direction of Smiths Falls and District ...

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“See it, Name it, Change it” campaign to end domestic violence set to launch

“See it, Name it, Change it” campaign to end domestic violence set to launch

Interval House in Lanark County and Leeds & Grenville is officially launching its “See it, Name it, Change it.” campaign today.

It’s an initiative of the Beyond the Forums Working Group, which is made up individuals from Lanark, Lennox and Addington, and Leeds and Grenville counties that came together in ...

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Perth approves energy retrofit

Perth approves energy retrofit

The town of Perth is going ahead with a Honeywell recommended energy retrofit.  At a committee of the whole meeting on Tuesday May 9, council members approved a budget deviation of $655,982 to get the project rolling.

“The town’s Energy Performance Contract program offers many benefits that will add value ...

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