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Highlights from March 22nd UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting

Highlights from March 22nd UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting
Click Here to View March 22nd Board Meeting Agenda Brockville – Trustees with the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) met on Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 to discuss a number of topics including: Second Financial Forecast for 2016-2017 Fiscal Year: Superintendent of Business Nancy Barkley presented Trustees with the second financial forecast for the current fiscal year. It reflects a moderate reduction in the... Read More

Budget delivers nothing for Leeds-Grenville

Budget delivers nothing for Leeds-Grenville
Ottawa – Gord Brown, Member of Parliament for Leeds-Grenville – Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes, says the new budget offers nothing for Leeds-Grenville except more taxes. “After nickle and diming people to death last year by eliminating tax credits, and raising taxes for small businesses, this budget continues that trend,“ says Brown. Last year the government hiked taxes on gasoline... Read More

Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump retains Canadian Environmental Law Association as Legal Counsel to oppose the ED-19 dump

Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump retains Canadian Environmental Law Association as Legal Counsel to oppose the ED-19 dump
Edwardsburgh/Cardinal – Today Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump (CAD), a not-for-profit group opposed to the opening or sale of an undeveloped landfill site known as ED-19, retained the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) to provide legal assistance in this matter. Read More

CDSBEO Board Highlights for Meeting Held March 21st, 2017

CDSBEO Board Highlights for Meeting Held March 21st, 2017
Kemptville – CDSBEO Board Highlights for Meeting Held March 21st, 2017. School Profile – St. Michael Catholic High School Director of Education, Wm. J. Gartland, introduced a video which was produced by students at St. Michael Catholic High School for an OCSTA video submission request which challenged students to answer the question “What does Catholic education mean to you?” The video... Read More

UNAFFORDABLE HYDRO CONTINUES TO DECIMATE ONTARIO BUSINESSES

UNAFFORDABLE HYDRO CONTINUES TO DECIMATE ONTARIO BUSINESSES
CLARK TAKES PREMIER TO TASK OVER CLOSURE OF ATHENS STORE QUEEN’S PARK – While Premier Kathleen Wynne congratulates herself for a hydro plan no one’s seen, Ontario businesses like Swan’s Variety in Athens are still paying the price for her failed leadership, says Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark. In Question Period today, Clark asked the premier why she waited so long... Read More

UCDSB’s Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review Final Vote Taking Place This Thursday – VIDEO

UCDSB’s Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review Final Vote Taking Place This Thursday – VIDEO
Kemptville – The Upper Canada District School Board’s Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review Final Staff Report will be voted on at this week’s special school board meeting being held this Thursday, March 23rd at North Grenville District High School, 2605 Concession Rd., in Kemptville. Read More

EEC to Host Virtual Job Fair March 22nd

EEC to Host Virtual Job Fair March 22nd
Filling summer jobs is easy through online fair Are you an employer wanting to make hiring summer students an easier more successful exercise? You now have the chance to participate in the Employment and Education Centre’s (EEC) first-ever online Virtual Job Fair.  The event will be held Wednesday, March 22nd, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Employers and job-seeking students... Read More

VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARDS CEREMONY HEADED TO ELGIN NEXT MONTH

VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARDS CEREMONY HEADED TO ELGIN NEXT MONTH
BROCKVILLE – When the annual Volunteer Service Awards presentation comes to Leeds-Grenville this year, it will be making a road trip to Rideau Lakes Township. Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark has announced the second of two local recognition ceremonies for volunteers is being held on Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Elgin Lions Club hall. The first Volunteer Service... Read More

‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ Designations Awarded

‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ Designations Awarded
Toronto –  In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial,  the Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association, today announced the 150  gardens and garden experiences awarded the ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ designation – highlighting them as 150  gardens ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday year. Gardens define our Canadian aesthetic “Canada has a long-standing garden culture,” said Alexander Reford, President... Read More