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A woman wearing a homemade non-medical mask made of blue material with a flower pattern

Help others by wearing a non-medical mask

Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2020 04:39 PM

Wearing a non-medical mask (such as a homemade cloth mask) when out in public has not been proven to protect the wearer, but it will help prevent you from contaminating others...

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2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2020 04:32 PM

 This article is updated as new information becomes available.

Canada's COVID-19 updates and resources ...

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Daytime burn restrictions in effect and no burn permits will be issued

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 04:17 PM

Total fire ban in effect

The MNRF has issued an Ontario-wide fire ban. Due to ongoing safety measures relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be issuing any permits...

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Changes to water sample schedule because of Easter

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 10:19 AM

There will be an interruption in the water sample schedule due to the Easter holiday. The last day for dropping off your samples before the holiday weekend will be Monday, April...

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MPAC issues update on changes due to COVID-19

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 09:55 AM

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) has published an update on the changes they have made as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

2020 Assessment Update postponed

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Tender for the crushing and stacking of recycled asphalt and gravel

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 09:24 AM

We are seeking bids for the crushing and stacking of recycled asphalt/quarried B gravel mix.

Tender Procedures

Tender will be called, received, evaluated, accepted and processed...

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Spring Runoff and Water Safety Warning

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 08:45 AM

MNRF Water Safety Statement

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Bancroft District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety is...

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Total Fire Ban in Effect

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 05:48 PM

An Ontario-wide Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) has been implemented by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) as of 12:01 a.m. on April 3, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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