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Lanark County Media Release - February 9, 2022

Posted on Wednesday, February 09, 2022 02:39 PM

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Wednesday, Feb. 9.

Changes to Planning Act Reviewed: Council received a report from Planner Julie Stewart regarding amendments to the Planning Act, following a summary presented at the economic development committee meeting earlier this month.

Stewart explained the recent amendments introduce a number of updates pertaining to consents and subdivision control, for which Lanark County has local authority. Under Bill 276 (Supporting...

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Lanark County Media Release - September 28, 2022

Posted on Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:07 AM

For immediate release Sept. 28, 2022

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Sept. 28, 2022.

RGI and Affordable Housing Report Received: Council received an information report outlining aspects of the Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) and Affordable Housing programs and highlighting progress made by Lanark County.

At the community services committee meeting earlier this month, Social Services Director Emily Hollington explained the Lanark County Housing Corporation (LCHC)...

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Lanark County Media Release - September 23, 2022 (CWELCC Program)

Posted on Monday, September 26, 2022 10:02 AM

For immediate release September 23, 2022

Lanark County approves first child care centre under new program

Lanark County is approving its first Canada-Wide Early Learning Child Care (CWELCC) centre as part of the new $10-per-day program established by the federal government in partnership with provinces and administered locally.

“We are excited to announce Pakenham Community Early Learning Centre is the first centre in Lanark County approved under the new program,” said Emily Hollington, Lanark...

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Lanark County Media Release - September 7, 2022

Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2022 09:13 AM

For immediate release Sept. 7, 2022

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Sept. 7, 2022.

Preparing Terms of Reference for Official Plan Update Components: Council has approved two motions related to developing terms of reference for components of the upcoming Lanark County Sustainable Communities Official Plan (SCOP) update.

Following presentations by County Planner Julie Stewart at the economic development committee meeting last month, council passed a motion to...

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Lanark County Media Release - August 24, 2022

Posted on Wednesday, September 07, 2022 08:19 AM

For immediate release Aug. 24, 2022

Here are the highlights from the Lanark County Council meeting held Aug. 24, 2022.

2021 Auditor’s Report Accepted: Council accepted the 2021 year-end audited financial results presented by KPMG LLP at the corporate services committee meeting earlier this month.

Lead Audit Engagement Partner Lori Huber with KPMG Enterprise Eastern Ontario outlined the work done with the county’s management team in the audit process this year and indicated there are no significant...

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