Open Houses on Flood Plain Mapping

Mississippi River

The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority has issued this:

WHAT: Draft flood hazard mapping for the lower Mississippi River system

MVCA has updated floodplain mapping for the Mississippi River, downstream of the Highway 7 bridge in Carleton Place to the Ottawa River, including the Indian River, Cody Creek and Clayton and Taylor Lakes.

The public is invited to attend the open house
and provide comment.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
MVCA Conservation Centre
10970 Highway 7, Carleton Place

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Stewart Community Centre (upstairs)
112 MacFarlane Street, Pakenham

The draft mapping is available online at
For more information call 613-253-0006 or
email John Price at

October 19 Information Session on Invasive Plants and Site Restoration and Workshop on Monarch Butterfly Recovery

Monarch on milkweed plant

Lanark County is hosting an information session and workshop about invasive species, site restoration and monarch butterfly recovery.

When? Saturday October 19th, 2019
Public Information Session: 10:00am – 12:30pm
Public Workshop: 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Where? Lanark County Administration Building, 99 Christie Lake Rd, Perth
Council Chambers

To register for the Public Information Session and/or the Public Workshop please fill in the registration form available on the County website and send it to

Click on this link for more information: