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Gord Brown Memorial Picnic Shelter

Gord Brown Memorial Picnic Shelter

Thank you to Parks Canada for honouring Gord Brown’s legacy with the dedication of this memorial picnic shelter. It was an honour to join Claudine Courtois, MPP Steve Clark and MP Mark Gerretsen.

August 31, 2019

Local Officials Meet with International Joint Commission

Local Officials Meet with International Joint Commission

Local elected officials joined MPP Clark and me for a meeting with representatives from the International Joint Commission. It was a productive discussion - thanks to Sen. Bob Runciman for facilitating. 2019 has been a terrible year for many along the St. Lawrence River - we’ve asked the IJC to hold a public meeting in the coming weeks.

August 31, 2019

Prescott Fire Department Grand Opening

Prescott Fire Department Grand Opening

It was a pleasure to participate in the grand opening of the Prescott Fire Department. Congratulations to the Mayor Todd and Council for seeing the project through to completion. Most importantly, thank you to the dedicated fire fighters for your hard work and your public service! 

August 31, 2019

Mallorytown Village Fair

Mallorytown Village Fair

Great crowd out for the 10th anniversary of the Mallorytown Village Fair. Mayor Haley and Council took the opportunity to recognize Norah Rooney as Senior of the Year for her dedication to the community and volunteer work.

August 31, 2019

Leeds County Plowing Match

Leeds County Plowing Match

It was great weather for the Leeds County Plowing Match. Thanks to the organizers and participants for continuing the tradition of first class leadership in Ontario’s rural community.

August 31, 2019

Lions Club of Merrickville Celebrates 65 years

Lions Club of Merrickville Celebrates 65 years

For 65 years the Lions Club of Merrickville have been a shining example of what it means to serve and build the foundation for a strong community. Happy anniversary to members past and present, and best wishes for the next 65 years! #WeServe

August 31, 2019

Admiral Sir Charles Kingsmill Plaque Unveiling

Admiral Sir Charles Kingsmill Plaque Unveiling

Congratulations to the Portland on the Rideau Historical Society for the unveiling of the commemorative plaque for Admiral Sir Charles Kingsmill. As a key figure in the birth of the Royal Canadian Navy, it’s fascinating that he lived here in our community and that his story will be reflected upon by generations to come.

August 31, 2019

Ride Along with the Brockville Police Service

Ride Along with the Brockville Police Service

I had the opportunity to ride with officers from the Brockville Police Service to help inform me of the challenges our city police face. We are so fortunate to have the dedicated and professional uniformed and civilian members of the BPS serving our community. #PartnersForASafeCommunity

August 30, 2019

Ontario Provincial Police Ride Along

Ontario Provincial Police Ride Along

It was a terrific experience to witness firsthand the professionalism of the officers with the Ontario Provincial Police. Thanks to Constable Craig Kelso and the officers on shift for their insights and most importantly, for their service.

 

August 30, 2019

Burnbrae Farms Visit

Burnbrae Farms Visit

It was egg-citing to meet with the folks at Burnbrae Farms and to hear about their industry leading animal care & their focus on being a sustainable agri-business. Their operation is supported by hundreds of hard working and knowledgeable employees who produce healthy products for Canadians. 🍳#GetCracking

August 15, 2019