Posted on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 01:47 PM
Whereas October 16th to 22nd, 2023 is celebrated across the province as “Ontario Public Library Week”; and
Whereas during this week, libraries and library partners raise awareness of the valuable role that libraries play in our lives and in our communities; and
Whereas the Arnprior Public Library serves as a community hub for lifelong learning and plays a vital role in helping citizens of all ages access the information and tools that they need to live, learn and work; and
Whereas the board, staff...
Posted on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 09:51 AM
Whereas each year, September 30th marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, an opportunity to honour residential school survivors, their families, and communities, and ensure that public commemoration of the history and legacy of residential schools remains a vital component of the reconciliation process; and
Whereas this day builds on Orange Shirt Day, an Indigenous-led grassroots commemorative day intended to raise awareness of the individual, family and community inter-generational...
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023 12:54 PM
The first project of the Town’s Waterfront Master Plan is underway with the revitalization of the waterfront trail (Gillies Trail) from Madawaska Street to Robert Simpson Park. Over the course of the next six weeks, temporary trail closures will be in place as work is being completed. The public are asked to adhere to all signage and stay out of restricted areas during this temporary service disruption to our waterfront space.
This Waterfront Revitalization project will see a 1.2 km section of...
Posted on Thursday, September 21, 2023 09:50 AM
Recently, the Town of Arnprior has received a number of reports that an aggressive water filtration sales company is distributing misleading “scratch and win lottery tickets” to residents through the mail and through telephone calls with residents. The tickets always win an un-disclosed prize and instruct the winner to call a phone number to claim the prize. When the resident calls the phone number, they are actually calling a salesman from a water filtration system sales company. The...
Posted on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 11:25 AM
Today, Enbridge Gas Inc. (Enbridge Gas) and the Arnprior Fire Department announced they are working together to improve home safety and bring fire and carbon monoxide-related deaths down to zero.
Arnprior Fire Department received 162 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms through Safe Community Project Zero–a public education campaign with the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council (FMPFSC) that will provide more than 10,000 alarms to residents in 50 municipalities across Ontario.