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Highlights from the October 8, 2019 Committee of the Whole Meeting:

October 11, 2019

Highlights from the October 8, 2019 Committee of the Whole Meeting:

Compost Update: Engineering Technologist Brandon Shipman from the Public Works Department presented a summary on the composting program initiated this past summer in anticipation of issuing a waste collection tender. 71 people (46% urban 49% rural and 4% non-residents) participated in the composting workshops this past summer, and of those 62 residents received complimentary composters. Of the 10 the participants who had their waste studied, it was found that 64% was waste, 29% compost and 7% meats or other. A follow up survey will be sent to participants and a second waste audit is planned for the winter.

Upcoming Public Discussion Forum: Council invites the public to attend the upcoming Discussion Forum to learn more about the recommendations put forward by the Task Force on Affordable Housing, October 22 from 5:30 – 7:00pm at the North Grenville Public Library (1 Water St., Kemptville).

Daytime Committee of the Whole Meeting Dates: October 23, November 6, November 13, and November 20. All meetings begin at 2:30pm in Meeting Room 1 (2nd Floor) at the North Grenville Municipal Centre (285 County Road 44, Kemptville). Agendas available at

Upcoming Meetings: Committee of the Whole on Tuesday, November 5th and 12th. All meetings begin at 6:30pm in Council Chambers at the Municipal Centre located at 285 County Rd 44, Kemptville and are live streamed via the Municipal website ( For more information contact Clerk Cahl Pominville at  or at 613-258-9569 ext. 110.

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For more information contact:

Jill Sturdy. Communications Coordinator

613-258-9569 ext. 155