Emergency Preparedness Week Across Ontario
The Municipality of Tweed recognizes Emergency Preparedness Week (May 1-7) and encourages all residents to plan for unpredictable events.
This year, the theme is Plan. Prepare. Be Aware. It is meant to help Canadians take action to protect themselves and their families during emergencies.
Through the Get Prepared campaign, Canadians have learned to know the risks, make a plan, and
May 1, 2016 - L Wales
The Municipal News column is published on a regular basis in the local newspapers. Click on Full Story to access a PDF version of these news items. The following columns are now available:
Week commencing May 16 2016
Week commencing May 2 2016
Week commencing April 18 2016
Week commencing March 21 2016
Week commencing February 22 2016
Week commencing February 1 2016
May 16, 2016 - L Wales
Ontario Electricity Support Program
If you are a customer of an electric utility (Hydro One) and in a lower income home, you may qualify for a reduction on your electricity bill through the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP). It’s also available to customers of unit sub-meter providers and retail energy companies.
You must apply to the program.
Beginning in 2016, the OESP will reduce the cost of your household
May 13, 2016 - L Wales
FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR MOIRA, NAPANEE AND SALMON RIVER WATERSHEDS
The Flood Warning issued by Quinte Conservation on Sunday remains in effect for the Moira, Napanee, and Salmon River watersheds. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “We expect that water flows and levels will remain high for the next week and have the potential to get worse if we receive a large amount of rainfall in the next few days.”
McClure adds, “Weather
April 5, 2016 - L Wales