Westport Arts Council announces with profound disappointment and after much consideration and discussion the cancellation of The Christmas Market this Friday November 27th due to ongoing concerns with the Covid-19 surging numbers and our village residents.
Province of Ontario is helping small businesses with the unexpected costs of PPE. The grant application is now live, apply here. Eligibility To be eligible, your business must have two to nine employees and be in one of the following sectors: retail, accommodation and food services, repair and maintenance, personal and laundry services What you’ll get Eligible small businesses will get one-time grants of up to $1,000. What you’ll need to apply You will need to submit receipts
NEWS RELEASE Modelling Shows New Thresholds Needed to Bend the Curve and Keep People Safe November 13, 2020 Office of the Premier TORONTO — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and the Public Health Measures Table, the Ontario government is taking immediate action to respond to the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases and is updating the Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework, by lowering the thresholds for each level in the framework. These necessary updates
On July 7, Council of the Village of Westport passed by-law 2020-35 to establish guidelines for the Village of Westport to address matters of discrimination and to identify strategies and actions to combat discrimination and harassment. Council further resolved to: acknowledge that racism, discrimination and harassment exist. commit to using equity, diversity and inclusive lenses on all future decisions. provide education to inform Council and Staff about implicit and explici
“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us. ” Albert Schweitzer The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Ontario continues to rise and it looks like Christmas will be very low key. We can do something in Westport that will make a difference in the lives of our residents, business owners and visitors. We can give the Gift of Light this Ch
There will be no ceremony at our Cenotaph in Lockwood Park this morning due to COVID-19. Although unfortunate, this is the right decision by the Legion as the majority of people who attend the service are over 65 years of age. Legions have suggested that at 11:00, you stand in remembrance at the end of your driveway. The church bell from St Paul’s will be ringing for the two minutes. (I can‘t confirm whether St Ed’s bell will be participating.) Yes, this is another change in
You can now watch live stream Council meetings on the Village of Westport YouTube Channel at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-fs2y1g5jXLiioR0KdDgbA Be sure to click "subscribe" for return visits to watch future meeting.
Effective November 1, Rideau St. Lawrence customers, both residential and commercial, can switch between time of use and tiered rates. The form required to make the switch is available both at Town Hall and here. Once completed, the form can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or left with staff at Town Hall to send it to RSL.