March 30, 2020

It has been a little over two weeks since the community began to pull together, putting strategies in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.  I am aware of the cooperation taking place to keep everyone in the Village safe as well as the “out of the box” thinking underwa...

March 23, 2020

For those of you who found yourself in the Rideau/Glen/Whalen part of the Village, you would have noted lots of heavy trucks since yesterday afternoon.  The main sewer pipe developed a significant leak and it took until a few minutes ago to make the repair.  The road w...

March 23, 2020

I have had many calls this past week-end, with people looking for more definitive direction on what behaviour is allowed when self-isolating.  As I was typing this blog, the PM made his COVID-19 update.

PM Trudeau said today (March 23) in his announcement:   “Enough is...

March 20, 2020

I visited both Steve’s Rideau Restaurant and Tangled Garden Cafe today and they are open for business … well … open for take out.  Contact information for you in photo.  If I missed another one, please let me know.

March 20, 2020

We are so happy that you have either landed back in Westport or you are heading home!

While you have been away, we have been putting  a safety net around our community. There is no reported case of COVID-19 in the area and we are working hard to keep it that way.

Self is...

March 19, 2020

You might have seen some different trucks in the village yesterday.  The first group of vehicles belonged to the crew doing bore holes on Bedford St. to take samples of the road bed.  Yup …. one of the first early steps required before the reconstruction of Bedford St....

March 17, 2020

As you would expect, I have had many meetings and teleconferences this past week with Village and UCLG Staff, members of council, Mayors, Dr. Paula Stewart – the Medical Officer of Health for Leeds, Grenville & Lanark, MPPs and other service providers to our municipali...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Household Hazardous Waste Days Cancelled for 2020

August 5, 2020