Public Safety

Posted Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Starting this week, Cornwall Fire Services (CFS) will be delivering Naloxone Hydrochloride via nasal spray to victims of Opioid overdoses on response calls under the medical delegation of Dr. Paul Roumeliotis, Medical Officer of Health for the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU).
This new approach is in response to the growing epidemic of Opioid use and abuse involving both prescription and illicit forms of the potent narcotics.
“The Cornwall Fire Service will provide...

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Posted Friday, July 28, 2017

RoadworkThe City of Cornwall would like to provide an update on various road construction projects throughout the community:
Ninth Street and Marleau Avenue Reconstruction - Utility companies have completed all utility relocations and the electrical subcontractor has completed all work related to the traffic signals. - The contractor has now placed base asphalt in both the eastbound and westbound lanes. The top lift of asphalt still remains to be placed. The majority of all concrete...

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Posted Monday, July 17, 2017

waterfrontThe weekend of July 28, 29 and 30 will be a busy one Downtown with Ribfest and the Watchtower Convention being held at the same time.
To make it easier for residents and visitors to access the festivities in Lamoureux Park, the City is waiving fees for municipal parking lots Downtown on Friday, July 28. Parking in these municipal parking lots is free on Saturdays and Sundays.
To see a map of municipal parking lots in close proximity to Lamoureux Park and the Civic Complex,...

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Posted Wednesday, July 12, 2017

City HallThe City of Cornwall is looking for two lay members to sit on the Fire Master Plan Implementation Advisory Committee.
The Committee is to review the Fire Master Plan and propose appropriate courses of action to address recommendations. This committee will lead the development of recommendations to Council on the long term strategic decisions required to meet the intent of the Fire Master Plan.
The committee will focus on the community fire protection model, its optimization,...

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Posted Friday, July 07, 2017

Cornwall Fire Service What Structure Fire at 327 Clark Avenue When Cornwall Fire Service was alerted at approximately 2:25 am on July 7th, 2017 How Origin and cause is currently under investigation. Additional information - Four people escaped a first floor fire at this address; - Moved to NAV CENTRE; - Firefighters rescued three occupants from a second story window; - Two occupants transported to hospital for cuts and smoke inhalation; - This was a second alarm fire; - Smoke alarms...
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