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September 23, 3022

NORTH GRENVILLE, ON – On September 30th at 12:00pm, North Grenville’s Council will raise the Every Child Matters Flag to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Indigenous community members, members of the public, students, families and Municipal Staff are warmly invited to attend this public event. 

September 25, 2022

NORTH GRENVILLE, ON – Today, the Municipality of North Greville honours Police and Peace Officers’ National Memorial Day. Municipal flags will continue to fly at half-mast.

Public Meeting Concerning Zoning By-law Amendments for:

Friday, 23 September 2022 10:42

Notice: Construction Begins at Riverside Park

Notice: Beginning Monday, September 26th, 2022, construction begins at Riverside Park. Part of the public parking lot will be closed. The park and BMX/skate park are still accessible.

We thank you for your patience.

For more info about the project, see media release here.

Public Notice: Please note that the North Grenville Municipal Administrative Office will be closed on Friday, September 30, 2022 in honour of the National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. 

In light of this change, the due date for Property Taxes has been extended to Monday, October 3, 2022

Garbage & recycling pick-up schedule remains the same. 

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Public Event:

Flag Raising and unveiling of local Indigenous art mural
North Grenville Municipal Centre
September 30, 2022
12:00 pm

For more information visit: https://www.northgrenville.ca/news/1956-north-grenville-to-recognize-national-day-for-truth-and-reconciliation

September 13, 2022

Terry Fox Flag Raising Ceremony – September 13, 2022

Mayor Nancy Peckford’s Remarks:

Terry Fox had a dream. To fight cancer. And win. After losing his leg to cancer at the young age of 18, he dedicated his life to raise awareness of this deadly disease and to raise money for cancer research. He decided to turn an improbable dream into reality – to run across Canada raising money for cancer research.

September 12, 2022

KEMPTVILLE, ON - The Municipality of North Grenville is set to host the massive 2022 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) September 20 – 24, promising upwards of 50,000 to 80,000 visitors over five days. This will be the first in-person IPM since 2019 due to the pandemic.  

Mayor Peckford offered the following statement on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II:

On behalf of myself, my Council colleagues, and the Municipality of North Grenville, I offer my deepest condolences to the Royal Family on the loss of Her Majesty the Queen who passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the age of 96.

Her Majesty vowed to devote her life to the service of the Commonwealth and its people with a reign that spanned many decades. She was the longest reigning monarch who became a much loved and respected figure across the world.

This past summer, North Grenville welcomed Her Honour the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario for an official visit and flag raising ceremony to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth.

Let us remember Queen Elizabeth II as a woman of honour, a wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Our thoughts are with members of the Royal Family, all citizens of the United Kingdome and the countries of the Commonwealth during this period of mourning and significant loss. 

Flags at the Municipal Centre have been lowered to half-mast in honour of the Queen’s legacy and public service to the people of Great Britain.

Residents are invited to sign the book of condolences, which has been set up in the lobby of the North Grenville Municipal Centre.

While we continue to mourn the passing of Canada’s longest-reigning sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, we look to the future with the proclamation of the accession of His Majesty King Charles III who will continue to exercise the constitutional responsibilities in a way that will provide stability to Canadian institutions and the Commonwealth at large.

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Jill Sturdy, Corporate Media Relations Officer

613-258-9569 ext. 168

On behalf of Kemptville District Hospital - KDH Announces Temporary Partial Closure of its Emergency Department

KEMPTVILLE, ONTARIO, AUGUST 31, 2022 –  The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Administration has made the very difficult decision to put in place a temporary partial closure of its Emergency Department (ED) due to ongoing staffing shortages.

The KDH Emergency Department will be closing from nightly 7PM to 7AM from August 31, 2022 to September 5, 2022, with the ED resuming 24-hour operations on September 6, 2022 at 7AM.

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