GANANOQUE, ON At the January 17th 2017 Council meeting, the Town of Gananoque Council received an update from Chief Administrative Officer, Shellee Fournier and Eastern Ontario Power representative, Jie Han. At the meeting, the CAO explained to Council the effort that Eastern Ontario Power and Hydro One have undertaken to improve the reliability of the local power system.
The Minimum Clearance Signs have been reinstalled on the Hudson Bridge.
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Leeds Grenville Small Business Enterprise Centre is hosting an information session for Starter Company which is an Ontario program that provides young people with the resources and knowledge they need to start and grow their own business.
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Gananoque, ON: Effective, November 8th 2016, Fire Chief Gerald Bennett was released from his employment with the Town of Gananoque. Bennett was placed on a paid leave of absence on September 19th 2016 following the Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands’ decision to terminate the shared Fire Chief service agreement with the Town.
An internal investigation was conducted by a forensic auditor for the two Fire Departments. In accordance with Town policy, the Ontario Provincial Police has been contacted. No further details are available at this time.
In the meantime, Acting Fire Chief Gary Bullock will continue in the position.
Just a reminder that the Overnight Parking Restriction (By-Law 2015-070) is in effect as of November 15, 2016 to April 1, 2017. No vehicles are to be parked on Town streets or Municipal Parking Lots between 1:00 am and 7:00 am to allow for Public Works staff to clear accumulated ice/snow. Residents are also reminded that sidewalks must not be blocked (including overhanging of vehicles partially blocking sidewalks and walkways). Should any owner, driver or operator park a vehicle on any street in contravention to the By-Law, said vehicle may be ticketed (minimum fine $30) by Police or a By-Law Enforcement Officer, and if necessary, towed at the expense of the owner, driver or operator.
If your vehicle is towed please contact Unique Towing at 613-546-0090.