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Dec 13 2023 Council Meeting Highlights

Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2023 01:27 PM

For immediate release Dec. 13, 2023

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Dec. 13, 2023.

Entering Recruitment Agreement for Lanark Lodge: Council has authorized staff to enter into an agreement with Allison Jones Consulting Services Inc. to coordinate the recruitment of up to 15 internationally trained health-care workers at an average per-candidate cost of $4,000 and approximate total cost of $60,000 plus taxes.

This follows a presentation by Long-Term Care Director...

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Media Release - County Council Dec 6 2023

Posted on Friday, December 08, 2023 12:08 PM

For immediate release
Dec. 6, 2023

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Dec. 6, 2023.

Council Updated on Rural Community Inclusion Project: Council received an update on the Rural Inclusion Pilot Project by Linda Alexander, who is the recruitment and settlement coordinator shared between Lanark and Renfrew counties. The three-year project is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and is a collaborative initiative with a number of community...

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Media Release - 2024 Inaugural Meeting

Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 10:48 AM

For immediate release Nov. 21, 2023

Fournier elected 2024 Lanark County Warden

Councillor Steve Fournier (Drummond/North Elmsley Reeve) was sworn in as Lanark County’s 2024 warden at the inaugural meeting on Tuesday afternoon.

Fournier was nominated by Councillors John Matheson (Drummond/North Elmsley Deputy Reeve) and Ed McPherson (Perth Deputy Mayor). He highlighted his familiarity with the community as a key strength, having lived in Lanark County his entire life. He has been involved in...

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Media Release - Awards of Excellence

Posted on Friday, November 10, 2023 09:50 AM

For immediate release Nov. 8, 2023

Recipients honoured with Awards of Excellence

Four recipients were honoured by Lanark County Council on Wednesday evening for their work to enhance life in the community.

The Awards of Excellence recognize and honour citizens or organizations that have made a significant and/or extraordinary contribution to Lanark County. This year, council recognized Wendy O’Keefe of Home Hospice North Lanark in the Community Service category, Christine Row of Mississippi Mills...

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Tatlock Road Closure Nov 20-24, 2023

Posted on Friday, October 20, 2023 02:21 PM

For immediate release
Oct. 19, 2023

Tatlock Road closures slated for Nov. 20 to 24

A portion of County Road 9 (Tatlock Road) will be closed to traffic from Monday, Nov. 20 to Friday, Nov. 24 to accommodate culvert replacement work.

The closure is located at the culvert site 300 metres south of 7th Concession Darling. Local residents will have access to their homes.

Arnott Brothers’ Construction has been contracted by the Lanark County to replace the existing 3-metre steel culvert with a concrete box...

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