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Significant Weather Event - Update #2

January 18, 2022
Tracey

As of 2:00pm on  January 18, 2022, the declaration of a Significant Weather Event is still in place for Lennox and Addington County.  The winter storm warning has ended, but we are expecting an additional snow accumulation of 3-7cm over the next 24 hours.

Significant Weather Event - Update

January 17, 2022
Tracey

January 17, 2022 - as of 2:00 pm today, the winter storm warning continues through this evening. Snow, still possible heavy at times, with total snowfall amounts of 25 to 40 cm.  Local blowing snow due to wind gusts of up to 60km/h which will significant reduce visibilities.

Significant Weather Event Declared

January 16, 2022
Tracey

After reviewing weather reports that the County of Lennox and Addington subscribes to, and observing the weather warnings issued by Environment Canada, the County of Lennox and Addington is declaring a significant weather event in the municipality, as defined within the Minimum Maintenance Standards O.Reg. 239/02. 

Canada Community Building Fund

January 12, 2022
Tracey

2021 County of Lennox and Addington Hot Mix Program - The County of Lennox and Addington receives funding through the Canada Community-Building Fund (formerly known as the Gas Tax). This funding allows the County to complete resurfacing programs throughout our jurisdiction. A re-surfaced road allows residents and commuters a safe, durable, and higher energy efficiency roadway. This funding is used to partially fund the annual Hot Mix Program with signs placed on the limits of the project.

Emergency Childcare Applications Closed

January 4, 2022
Tracey

On January 12, 2022,  the Ontario Government announced that students will return to in-person learning on Monday January 17, 2022. 

PELASS is no longer accepting applications for Emergency School Age Childcare.    

Ric Bresee Sworn in as Lennox and Addington County Warden for 2022

December 9, 2021
Tracey

December 9, 2021 – Lennox and Addington County Council wishes to announce that Ric Bresee, Mayor of Loyalist Township, was acclaimed as County Warden for the year 2022.  Nominations for the position took place at the November 24th meeting, with Warden Bresee taking the oath of office at Council’s Inaugural Meeting held virtually on December 8, 2021. Ric Bresee also served as County Warden for the year 2021.

Transportation and Municipal Servicing Class Environmental Assessment

December 2, 2021
Beth

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Court Hearings

April 14, 2022
Tracey

All matters in the Napanee Provincial Offences Court will be heard by Zoom audio, videoconferencing or in-person.  Please notify the court if you wish to attend in person.  If you chose to attend virtually, participating by video is recommended as there are technological limitations when joining by telephone.  If you are disconnected from the court proceeding, immediately try to reconnect using the same Meeting ID and Passcode. If you are still having issues, please call the main office at 613-354-1672.

March Break Fun at the Museum of L&A

March 10, 2022
Amber Meyer

We’re all counting down the days until March Break, and I couldn’t be more excited to have a week full of fun events lined up to keep your families entertained! This year we’ll be blasting off with daily space-themed activities that coincide with our Astrophotography and Vintage Space Toy exhibits currently on display. 

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We’re Having a Moment

February 22, 2022
Kim Kerr

I had to update my personal information form at the dentist recently, and I smiled at myself as I wrote archivist under profession. I knew what was coming as soon as I handed the form over the counter. As predicted, the receptionist scanned the page to make sure every field had appropriate content, and said, “Archivist, oh, what’s that?”