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Productive discussion between EOWC and Eastern Ontario Provincial MPPS

May 27, 2019
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Picton, May 27, 2019 – Members of the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) held a constructive meeting with their provincial counterparts last Friday, May 24, to discuss issues of interest for Eastern Ontario such as affordable housing, health care, emergency services, and financial impacts on municipal service delivery.

The meeting, co-hosted by EOWC Chair Andy Letham and MPP Todd Smith (also Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade), is an annual gathering of Provincial MPPs and the heads of Council from across the region.

Improved Cell Coverage coming to Lennox and Addington County

May 23, 2019
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Members of Lennox and Addington County Council were delighted by the provincial funding announcement of $71 million to expand and improve wireless broadband infrastructure across Eastern Ontario.

Last week, Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure, Monte McNaughton announced that the Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) will receive the funding to help fill gaps in mobile broadband coverage. Currently there are significant gaps in both the reach and capacity of mobile broadband networks across areas of rural Eastern Ontario including significant gaps in Lennox and Addington.

National Access Awareness Week - May 26 to June 1, 2019

May 23, 2019
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The County of Lennox and Addington is recognizing National Access Awareness Week by highlighting the work of the Accessibility Advisory Committee and its ongoing initiatives to increase accessibility for people with disabilities in our community.  

Established in 1988, this observance is in response to a request from Canadian Paralympic athlete Rick Hansen following his Man in Motion World Tour. Rick leads the charge in removing barriers faced by people with disabilities.

County Council Tours Northern Lennox & Addington County

May 9, 2019
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Lennox and Addington County Council had the opportunity to tour facilities and visit attractions in the Northern part of the County on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Scattered with lakes and forests this region is a popular recreational and tourism area. From geocaching, camping, motorcycle tours and stargazing, Northern Lennox and Addington provides opportunity for new business ventures, while stable and prosperous communities offer an enticing home.

Vacant Tax Rebate and Reduction Programs

January 4, 2019
Lindsey

The County of Lennox & Addington is considering making changes to its Vacant Tax Rebate and Reduction Programs for Commercial & Industrial properties. These programs have been in place since the current property assessment system was implemented in 1998. The Province has now provided an opportunity to allow municipalities to tailor these programs based upon local needs.

2018 Municipal and School Board Election Candidate and Third-Party Advertiser Information Session

May 25, 2018
Lindsey

If you are interested in being a Council or School Board Candidate or a Third-Party Advertiser in the 2018 Municipal and School Board Election, then this information session is for you!

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If you have any further questions regarding this information session, please contact one of the following Municipal Clerks:

Committee Appointments

October 27, 2017
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Appointments to the Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee 

The Council of the County of Lennox and Addington invites applications from residents interested in being considered for appointment to the Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee. 

Committee Appointments

October 27, 2017
Lindsey

Appointments to Economic Development Coalition

The Council of the County of Lennox and Addington invites applications from residents interested in being considered for appointment to the following Advisory Committee to County Council.

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