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Media Advisory: Rotary Club Hosts Mayor Regarding Surplus College Ag Lands

The Rotary Club of Kemptville will host North Grenville Mayor Nancy Peckford for a presentation and public discussion about the future use of surplus agricultural lands from the former Kemptville College.

Use of Surplus Provincial Agricultural Lands

What: 

The Municipality of North Grenville is reviewing options for community benefit initiatives on these lands and has been gathering input from the community on how best to use these lands and establish community-driven agricultural and related projects.

Much of what remains is well suited to potential community uses, such as Agri-education, community gardens, social activities, arts and culture. North Grenville seeks to create new sustainable opportunities for residents and enrich the community.

Who:

Mayor Nancy Peckford, North Grenville, guest speaker
Nadia Diakun-Thibault, incoming President of the Rotary Club of Kemptville, moderator.

When:

Thursday, June 9, 2022, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where:

First Christian Reformed Church Hall, 2457 County Rd 18, Kemptville, ON

Registration via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/use-of-surplus-provincial-agricultural-lands-tickets-355076692947 

Contacts:

Rotary Club of Kemptville:
Anna Van Adrichem Rochon
Email:
Tel: 613-258-2706

Municipality of North Grenville:
Jill Sturdy
Email:
Tel: 613-258-9569 ext. 168

About Rotary:

Rotary service projects are focused on seven areas:
● Peace and Conflict Prevention / Resolution
● Disease Prevention and Treatment
● Water and Sanitation
● Maternal and Child Health
● Basic Education and Literacy
● Economic and Community Development.

Download Media Advisory PDF here.