Smiths Falls Council receives 2018 draft budget – no tax increase proposed

Smiths Falls Council receives 2018 draft budget – no tax increase proposed

On Monday November 27 Smiths Falls council was presented with the first draft of the 2018 budget as prepared by staff.

“We’re not proposing a tax rate increase at this time,” said Janet Koziel, Town Treasurer.

The draft does however propose a water and wastewater hike of two and three ...

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In Focus – Mon November 27, 2017 – Violence in Hospitals

In Focus – Mon November 27, 2017 – Violence in Hospitals

President of the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions and CUPE Michael Hurley and PSW Scott Sharp speak about violence in hospitals and their call for the province to do something about it.

Listen to the interview.

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OPP investigating after Christmas lights taken off two homes

OPP investigating after Christmas lights taken off two homes

Lanark County OPP are investigating after some Christmas lights were stolen from two homes in Perth.

They report that at 9:35pm and 9:54pm last night, they got two calls to go to homes on Drummond Street East and Sherbrooke Street East.

The callers reported that outside lights and extension cords ...

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Holiday Train makes stops in Merrickville, Smiths Falls and Perth

Holiday Train makes stops in Merrickville, Smiths Falls and Perth

The CP Holiday Train makes its annual stops in Merrickville, Smiths Falls, and Perth tonight.

This year it will feature performances by Colin James and Emma Lee.

The train will stop in Merrickville at 4:45 at 103 East Broadway & County Rd. 2. It then makes its way to Smiths ...

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Perth prepares for Holiday Train Parking

Perth prepares for Holiday Train Parking

As Perth prepares for the arrival of the CP Holiday Train on Monday November 27th, the Town of Perth would like to remind residents of a few logistics.

The train will stop at the end of Herriott Street at the old train yard location. There will be pre-show entertainment and ...

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Work on Combined Locks in Smiths Falls due to begin this week

Work on Combined Locks in Smiths Falls due to begin this week

A reminder from Smiths Falls and Parks Canada that work will be getting started this week on the combined locks in the town.

Parks Canada says, with support from Public Services and Procurement Canada, and following a competitive procurement process, the construction contract for the rehabilitation of a number of ...

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