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Agricultural Fire Ban for Open-Air Burns

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As of Friday, July 15, 2022, at 4:00 pm, a ban on agricultural, open-air burns will come into effect across Middlesex County, including North Middlesex. This ban will remain in place until environmental factors improve. At this time, small, recreational fires are not included in the ban. Open-Air

Arts & Crafts Summer Camp 2022

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Join the Ye Old Towne Hall Arts and Crafts summer camp to embrace your creativity! This summer camp gives your child the chance to participate in themed days including Disney, neon, beach and picnic days. As well as making fun crafts, learning some science experiments, playing games, and making new

Congratulations, North Middlesex 2022 Graduates!

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Congratulations to the Class of 2022 North Middlesex Graduates on behalf of the North Middlesex Council and The North Middlesex Community! North Middlesex District High School East Williams Public School McGillivary Central School Parkhill–West Williams Public School Sacred Heart Catholic School

NM Fire Department Food Drive

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Listen for the Sirens! Look for the Trucks! Our local fire department is hosting a food drive on Tuesday, June 28th, at 7:00 pm. They will be collecting donations in Parkhill, Ailsa Craig, Nairn & Carlisle. Please bring your donations to the firefighters as they make their way around town or leave

Update on Blacks Bridge- Class EA Complete

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The County of Middlesex retained Dillon Consulting Limited to complete a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study to determine the preferred long-term solution for the future use of Blacks Bridge. The existing bridge carries West Corner Drive over the Ausable River in the Municipality of

Healthy Shores Public Information Videos

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Three local conservation authorities, including Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority and working with community partners, have released four videos on shoreline themes for public information. The 2022 video series, videotaped by a professional video production company, includes two new videos and

Decoration Day Services 2022

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Arrangements for Decoration Day Services at Parkhill Cemetery and West Williams (Sylvan) Cemetery are now being undertaken by Chaplain Mark Isaac. Mark is a very familiar face in our community at the Ailsa Craig and Area Foodbank and Thrift Store. He has been conducting services in the Community for

Hydro One Forestry Maintenance

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Hydro One Forestry is planning to do regular forestry maintenance work in the Ailsa Craig – Nairn area throughout 2022 (see map attached below). The maintenance will include the removal of dead, dying, and/or dangerous trees, the trimming of branches away from energized lines, and the removal of

North Middlesex Cemetery Donations

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Thank you to all those who have generously donated to our cemeteries over the years. How we collect these donations has changed over time. It was customary at Decoration Day Services to receive donations from those attending the service. These funds would then be deposited in the general cemetery