Stittsville man found guilty of failing to rehabilitate shore lands

Stittsville man found guilty of failing to rehabilitate shore lands

A Stittsville man has been sentenced to 10 days in jail and ordered to rehabilitate shore lands after failing to follow a previous order to rehabilitate the same shore lands.

The man was found guilty of breach of a probation order issued under the Provincial Offences Act and sentenced to 10 ...

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Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day October 25th, 2017

Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day October 25th, 2017

Lanark County honoured Early Childhood Educators on Early Childhood Appreciation Day on October 25th. The is designed to honor the provinces dedicated ECE’s and to show them gratitude and appreciation.

Every day, ECE’s touch the lives of children, parents, families and communities in significant ways.  Lanark County is fortunate and honored ...

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Westport Waste Water plant needs more sand than first thought – Council keeping close eye on cost of project

Westport Waste Water plant needs more sand than first thought – Council keeping close eye on cost of project

The issue of the amount of sand needed for the Village of Westport’s new waste water treatment facility was discussed at a council meeting this week.

Originally the plan called for the purchase of 77 tonnes of sand to complete the project, but as construction progressed it was found that ...

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Lanark to continue with Integrated Vegetation Management Plan – getting rid of invasive weeds

Lanark to continue with Integrated Vegetation Management Plan – getting rid of invasive weeds

Loud cheers erupted from the gallery at Lanark County's public works committee Wednesday night as Councillors voted to continue with its plan to eradicate invasive weeds such as wild parsnip.

The Integrated Vegetation Management Plan uses several different approaches to control wild parsnip along county road allowances, including spraying and reseeding with ...

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Mississippi Mills Council Highlights

Mississippi Mills Council Highlights

The following are Highlights of the October 24 meeting of Mississippi Mills Council

Doris Rankin, President of the Pakenham and District Civitan Club, was on hand to present Council with a cheque for $5,000.00 as a donation towards the Pakenham Branch Library renovation project.

Bryan Stephenson, President of the Board ...

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Parks Canada set to begin work on Victoria Park in Smiths Falls

Parks Canada set to begin work on Victoria Park in Smiths Falls

Active commuters and recreational walkers who cut through Victoria Park in Smiths Falls will have to find a different route in the coming weeks as Parks Canada’s contractors will be ripping some of the pathways.

“We will have contractors that start marshalling their equipment in the Victoria Park Basin area ...

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