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Lake Ontario outflows to be maintained at record highs

Lake Ontario outflows to be maintained at record highs
The Board is doing everything possible to provide all possible relief to Lake Ontario and upper St. Lawrence River residents, while considering impacts throughout the system. During its meeting on 21 June, the Board decided to maintain outflows at their current record-high  levels, 10,400 m3/s (367,270 cfs), for the next week considering there is very little  capacity for passing water... Read More

Warrants Executed in Cardinal and South Crosby in Police Crack Down

Warrants Executed in Cardinal and South Crosby in Police Crack Down
CARDINAL – On June 14, 2019 members of Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU Leeds-Grenville & Lanark Unit) assisted by the Emergency Response Unit (ERT) executed a Search Warrant at a residence on Walter Street, Cardinal, Ontario. Officers seized a significant quantity of controlled substances suspected to be cocaine, crystal meth and methamphetamine tablets and marihuana for trafficking purposes;... Read More

MPP CLARK CELEBRATES ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF ONTARIO’S GOVERNMENT FOR THE PEOPLE

MPP CLARK CELEBRATES ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY  OF ONTARIO’S GOVERNMENT FOR THE PEOPLE
BROCKVILLE — MPP Steve Clark celebrated the one-year anniversary since Ontario’s Government for the People took office by reflecting on 12 months of hard work to make life better for the families, individuals and job creators he represents in Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes. “I’m proud of the accomplishments we have made as a government over the past year for... Read More

ONTARIO SUPPORTING RURAL EDUCATION IN LEEDS AND GRENVILLE

ONTARIO SUPPORTING RURAL EDUCATION IN LEEDS AND GRENVILLE
UPPER CANADA BOARD PROVIDED WITH HIGHER FUNDING THAN REPORTED BROCKVILLE — The Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) will receive over $342 million for the 2019-2020 school year, reports Steve Clark, MPP for Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes. Clark said this investment marks an increase of $927,495 compared to the previous year’s funding and noted the government’s 2019-2020 Grants for... Read More

ONTARIO NOMINATES WILLIAM STREET OVERPASS PROJECT FOR FUNDING

ONTARIO NOMINATES WILLIAM STREET OVERPASS PROJECT FOR FUNDING
CLARK JOINS MINISTER McNAUGHTON, ACTING MAYOR FOR ANNOUNCEMENT BROCKVILLE – Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark was joined today by Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure Monte McNaughton and Brockville Acting Mayor Councillor Mike Kalivas to announce the William Street overpass rehabilitation project has been approved for funding by the province. The $1.575-million project has now been nominated to the... Read More

GOVERNMENT INVESTS $71M TO IMPROVE EASTERN ONTARIO CONNECTIVITY

GOVERNMENT INVESTS $71M TO IMPROVE EASTERN ONTARIO CONNECTIVITY
GOVERNMENT INVESTS $71M TO IMPROVE EASTERN ONTARIO CONNECTIVITY MPP CLARK JOINS MINISTER McNAUGHTON TO ANNOUNCE LONG-AWAITED FUNDING TO EXPAND MOBILE BROADBAND AND CELLULAR COVERAGE BROCKVILLE — Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark and Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure Monte McNaughton announced today that the government is taking a giant step towards improving mobile broadband and eliminating cellular dead zones... Read More

ONTARIO ANNOUNCES MEASURES TO INCREASE SCHOOL BUS SAFETY

ONTARIO ANNOUNCES MEASURES TO INCREASE SCHOOL BUS SAFETY
BROCKVILLE – Ontario’s government for the people has announced new measures to give municipalities the tools they need to target drivers who threaten the safety of children crossing roads to get to and from their school bus. The proposed regulations will allow for more efficient enforcement and prosecution by allowing evidence from these cameras to be used in court without... Read More

52nd Delta Maple Syrup Festival Held Over Last Weekend – VIDEO

52nd Delta Maple Syrup Festival Held Over Last Weekend – VIDEO
Delta – The 52nd edition of the Delta Maple Syrup Festival was held this past Saturday and Sunday at the Delta Fairgrounds. Close to 1400 people came out over the two days to savour the pancakes and fresh local maple syrup. Although the numbers were down from last year, it was a good turnout for Easter weekend. It featured pancakes,... Read More

CRCA ISSUES WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – FLOOD OUTLOOK

CRCA ISSUES WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – FLOOD OUTLOOK
Kingston – The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority (CRCA) has issued a Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook today. The ground is saturated in many areas and is still frozen in some parts of the region. Except for isolated patches of snow and ice, the ground is bare. The current ground conditions can lead to high runoff from rainfall due to... Read More

52 Annual Delta Maple Syrup Festival Being Held This Easter Weekend April 20th & April 21st

52 Annual Delta Maple Syrup Festival Being Held This Easter Weekend April 20th & April 21st
Delta – Its that time of year again as the 52 annual Delta Maple Syrup Festival is set for this weekend, April 20th & 21st at the Delta Fairgrounds. The festival runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm on both the Saturday and Sunday. All you can eat pancakes flooded with fresh local maple syrup. Cost is $10 for 11 Years and... Read More