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County Council Media Release - September 22, 2021

Posted on Friday, October 15, 2021 03:45 PM

Ceremony Planned to Recognize Truth and Reconciliation Day: Lanark County will be hosting a ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 30 to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (National Orange Shirt Day).

Starting at 9 a.m., Lanark County Warden Christa Lowry (Mississippi Mills Mayor) will be joined by Larry McDermott, Ambassador of the Shabot Obaadjiwan First Nation, as well as several representatives from organizations in the county that are working towards reconciliation.

The ceremony will...

County Council Media Release - September 9, 2021

Posted on Friday, October 08, 2021 06:02 PM

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Wednesday, Sept. 8.

 

County to Recognize Truth and Reconciliation Day: Council has passed a motion to commit to recognizing Sept. 30, 2021, as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (National Orange Shirt Day) by sharing the stories of residential school survivors, their families and communities. This is in keeping with the federal government declaring the day to be a federal statutory holiday.

The motion refers...

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Lanark County Award of Excellence

Posted on Thursday, September 09, 2021 11:27 AM

DO YOU KNOW A LANARK COUNTY CITIZEN WHO…

Has made a significant and/or extraordinary contribution to Lanark County in one or more of the following categories?

  •  Volunteerism / Community Service / Youth
  • Business / Agriculture / Industry / Tourism
  • Heritage & Ecology
    • Arts / Culture / Recreation / Sports
    • Philanthropy
    • Other

then please nominate them now for a “Lanark County Award of Excellence” so they can be recognized by the whole County. 

Click here for a Nomination...

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Lanark County Community Grants Program

Posted on Thursday, September 09, 2021 11:27 AM

LANARK COUNTY COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM

The purpose of the Lanark County Community Grants Program is to provide direction in the distribution of taxpayer-funded grants to non-profit groups, and to define Lanark County community grants as “taxpayer-levied funds given to third-party organizations that do not have a signed contract for service with Lanark County.”

Grant applications will be evaluated on a number of objectives, reviewed by the Lanark County Community Services Committee and may be awarded...

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County Council Media Release - August 11, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, September 08, 2021 04:11 PM

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Wednesday, Aug. 11.

Reducing Speed Limit on Section of County Road 43: Council has passed a by-law authorizing a reduced speed limit on County Road 43 from 400 metres west of Glenview Road to Mazie Street in Smiths Falls. 

The speed on this section of roadway will be reduced from 80 km per hour to 70. At the public works committee of the whole meeting in June, Public Works Manager Sean Derouin explained speed limits on county...

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