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Watersheds Canada: Shoreline Re-Naturalization Starter Kit Give Bats a Home this Halloween The Natural Edge team works with you to choose plants you will love. Native plants require less maintenance, and are loved by butterflies and other animals. This month we are highlighting all of the exciting updates from our Natural Edge…

WANTED: Advisory Committee Members

Wednesday, 14 August 2019
The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) is developing a Watershed Plan and you are invited to sit on the Public Advisory Committee (PAC). Apply now to have a seat at the table. MVCA are looking for representation from across the Mississippi River watershed and a cross section of landowners and…
Notice of Public Meeting - August 13, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.: Road Closure: Between Concession 8 & 9 North Elmsley, Rideau Ferry Road  
On Wednesday, May 30, the Township of Drummond/North Elmsley was notified that the Province of Ontario has activated the Disaster Relief Assistance for Ontarians (DRAO) program for areas within the municipality affected by recent flooding. The approved areas within Drummond/North Elmsley include all properties around Mississippi Lake and those along…
As of March 1, 2019 the Township has implemented new building and planning fees. Please see the attached document.
Response to a call for businesses to participate in face-to-face business visits/surveys across Lanark County continues to impress! Lanark County, in partnership with Valley Heartland Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC), is delivering the Business Retention & Expansion (BR+E) Project, which aims to support and strengthen local business across the county.…

Community Food Calendars Now Available

Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Community Food Calendars are now available for Perth, Smiths Falls, Almonte, Carleton Place and Lanark Highlands, Brockville, and Rural Leeds Grenville.  The calendar includes location and dates for Community Meals and Food Banks. Click on a location to download your Community Food Calendar. Almonte Brockville Carleton Place  Lanark Highlands Perth…

Funding Available

Tuesday, 21 August 2018
The Rideau Valley Rural Clean Water Program is available to residents again this year. Grants will be provided to eligible landowners who will be undertaking work that helps protect water quality, including septic repairs or replacements. The location of the property will determine what funding is available. For more information…