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Posted On Saturday, 16 February, 2019

Big BenNEW ADDITION: Join us at the Benson Centre Field House for Zumba with Jasmine and Adele! Monday, February 18 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children.
Happy Family Day from City of Cornwall Council and staff!
On Monday, February 18, municipal offices will be closed.
Garbage and recycling collection will be delayed by a day. If your collection is typically on a Monday, it will be on Tuesday this week, and so on and so forth. The landfill is...

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Posted On Saturday, 16 February, 2019

bulletin web Click here to read this week's City Hall Bulletin , your source for news, updates and information from the City of Cornwall!
Here's a sneak peek at what's included in the bulletin:
Family Day activities and service changes ( full story )
Launch of the Community Safety and Well-Being Plan ( full story )
Upcoming meeting for building permit fee changes ( full story )
Outdoor recreation opportunities 
Black History Month activities (...

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Posted On Friday, 15 February, 2019

RCwebThe City of Cornwall is pleased to offer a new resource for residents.
Recycle Coach is a free app, available for download on Android and iPhone devices. The bilingual app offers garbage and recycling collection reminders, a complete calendar of waste events, and notifications when collection will be delayed due to holidays.
“Many residents reported that they were looking for a more convenient way to access information about garbage and recycling,” said Danielle...

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Posted On Wednesday, 13 February, 2019

1 webThe City of Cornwall welcomed two mayors to City Hall today (Wednesday, February 13). Edmunston, N.B. Mayor Cyrille Simard and Hawkesbury Mayor Paula Assaly signed the Golden Book. They were in Cornwall for the 9th annual forum for the Réseau de soutien à l’immigration francophone de l’est de l’Ontario.

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Posted On Wednesday, 13 February, 2019

ch150Setting the garbage and recycling out for collection requires special consideration during the winter months.
Residents are asked to keep the following rules in mind:
Do not place garbage bags or blue box materials on top of snow banks.
Clear snow to ground level at the end of your driveway or near the curb where garbage and blue box materials are to be placed for collection.
During winter weather conditions, it’s the homeowner’s responsibility...

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Posted On Tuesday, 12 February, 2019

mayor fire webThe City of Cornwall hosted area representatives on Tuesday, February 12 for a seminar on Essentials of Municipal Fire Protection - A Decision Maker's Guide.
This event drew elected officials and staff from North Glengarry, South Dundas, South Stormont, North Dundas, and South Glengarry, as well as a guest from Indigenous Services Canada.
"I'm pleased to be working with our partners to further common issues. When we have an opportunity to learn more about fire safety in...

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Posted On Tuesday, 12 February, 2019

winter storm webFacilities are closing early today, Tuesday, February 12 due to a winter storm that could see up to 40 centimetres of snow fall on the city.
All City buildings, including municipal offices, will close at 3 p.m.
The Aquatic Centre will remain open until 3:30 p.m. for a leisure swim. On Wednesday, February 13, the Aquatic Centre will open at 9 a.m.
The Benson Centre will remain open until Social Duplicate Bridge is complete.
Cornwall Transit will continue to operate....

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Posted On Tuesday, 12 February, 2019

CSWBPThe City of Cornwall and Cornwall Community Police Service (CCPS) are taking a proactive and collaborative approach towards the development of a Community Safety and Well-Being (CSWB) plan.
On January 1, 2019, the Government of Ontario mandated municipalities to prepare and adopt a CSWB plan by December 31, 2020. As part of these legislative changes, municipalities are required to work in partnership with sectors including police services, health/mental health, education,...

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Posted On Saturday, 09 February, 2019

ArtofCity web Art of the City is back in the City of Cornwall!   This unique program displays the work of local artists at City Hall. On display in February and March: 125 Pitt Street Studio.   Come take a look at 360 Pitt Street: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.   For more information about the Art of the City program, please click here.
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Posted On Thursday, 07 February, 2019

DSC_0001webIt’s Optimist International Day in the City of Cornwall.
Cornwall City Council proclaimed Thursday, February 7 as Optimist International Day.
“The Optimist volunteers have always demonstrated a true dedication to their community and most particularly to the future of our kids,” said Mayor Bernadette Clement. “I salute them on this special Optimist International Day but I am grateful to them all year long!”
The Cornwall Optimist Club provides...

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