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TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Township of Drummond/North Elmsley will hold a public meeting on the 25th day of June, 2019 at 5:00 p.m., in the Municipal Office Council Chambers, 310 Port Elmsley Road, Ontario consider a new Development Charges By-law and Background Study in accordance with Section…
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…
The Reeve, Members of Council and staff would like to express appreciation, gratitude, and thanks to everyone for coming together to help during the recent flood. We were humbled by the outpouring of generous support from the community. A special thank you goes out to members of the Drummond/North Elmsley…
Mississippi Lake water levels have now fallen significantly since their peak earlier in the week. As a result, the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) has terminated their flood warning for the entire Mississippi River watershed. Although levels are dropping, MVCA expects that high levels will still remain for another five…
Township of Drummond/North Elmsley – The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) has indicated that flow levels from the Clyde River have slowed and water levels around Mississippi Lake have either stabilized or begun to fall. Township staff continued to visit affected areas throughout the weekend and this morning and have…
Township of Drummond/North Elmsley – Flooding has affected properties along the shores of the Mississippi River and Mississippi Lake, although water levels have now stopped rising. The Township of Drummond/North Elmsley is estimating that at least 50 full-time residences and seasonal cottages have been impacted. Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority’s (MVCA)…
Township staff visited flooded areas on Mississippi Lake this morning and water levels appear to have stabilized, in keeping with Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority’s (MVCA) latest flooding update. However, rain is currently falling in the area and a rainfall warning calling for between 25 and 40 mm of rain has…
Township of Drummond/North Elmsley – Flooding continues to affect properties along the shores of the Mississippi River and Mississippi Lake. The Township of Drummond/North Elmsley is estimating that at least 50 full-time residences and seasonal cottages have been impacted. The latest flood warning information from Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA)…

Mississippi Lake Flooding

Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Township of Drummond/North Elmsley – Flooding is impacting properties along the shores of the Mississippi River and Mississippi Lake. Known affected areas include Grasshopper Point, Flintoff Bay, Craig’s Shore, Beck Shore and Pretties Island. Many full-time residences and seasonal cottages have been impacted. Township employees including public works and emergency…
Notice of Open House and Public Meeting Concerning Proposed By-law Amendment (1410 Highway 511) Open_House_and_Public_Meeting_-_1410_Highway_511.pdf
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