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Posted On Friday, 20 September, 2019

guide coverKeep an eye out for the City of Cornwall’s fall community guide.
This edition features fall and winter activities on offer at City facilities, including public skating, outdoor skating, cross-country skiing, and indoor recreation programs.
The bilingual guide also includes the curbside collection schedule, coming events, and the Aquatic Centre’s public swimming calendar. Plus, information about winter parking and snow removal is included.
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Posted On Tuesday, 17 September, 2019

tansitCornwall Transit is proud to announce that real-time bus tracking is now available with Transit , the appfor real-time bus information and trip planning. Transit, the most popular transport app in North America, already counts millions of active users in more than 200 cities worldwide and is now available for Cornwall Transit riders who are now able to track their bus in real-time.
Upon launching the app, riders see nearby transit options and departure in big text and bright...

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Posted On Tuesday, 10 September, 2019

ch150Please click on the link below to help create a Community Safety and Well-Being Plan.
This survey is managed by Vibrant Communities, an initiative led by the Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area.
Click here for a link to the English survey.
Click here for a link to the French survey.
About this survey
On January 1, 2019 The Government of Ontario mandated municipalities (single and upper tier) to prepare and adopt a Community Safety and Well-Being...

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Posted On Monday, 09 September, 2019

leaf webLeaf, yard waste, and branch collection begins again on Monday, September 16.
Place leaf, yard waste, and branches out to the curb on your regular collection day, weekly until November 22. This waste must be set out in paper bags or reusable containers.
Branches must be bundled in sizes of no more than 1 metre or 3 feet. Bundled branches can be set on the ground or placed in paper bags or reusable containers. Bags and containers must weight less than 27 kilograms/60 pounds.
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Posted On Monday, 09 September, 2019

MealsonwheelswebFor nearly 50 years, Meals on Wheels has provided healthy, affordable meals to seniors in Cornwall.
Now, the program is being made even more accessible thanks to an anniversary promotion. Weekly meals are on sale for $32.50 a week until the end of 2020.
“There’s never been a better time to try out hot, nutritious, and convenient meals,” said Andree-Anne Morin, program coordinator.
Meals include an entrée, soup, salad, and dessert, and can be...

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Posted On Thursday, 05 September, 2019

lodgeGlen Stor Dun Lodge is conducting an evacuation exercise on Thursday, September 12, 2019.
Throughout the morning, there will be increased activity at the Glen Stor Dun Lodge and Cornwall Civic Complex, including the presence fire trucks, police vehicles, and buses. Lodge residents and their families have been notified directly.
The Glen Stor Dun Lodge is working together with City departments  to test emergency evacuation procedures and policies including the temporary...

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Posted On Monday, 26 August, 2019

City_HallUPDATE AS OF SEPT. 12, 2019
Due to the overwhelming demand for the program, applications are no longer being accepted. We will continue to take names and phone #s for first time applicants who wish to be placed on a call list, in the event that funds become available in 2019. Calls will only be accepted from Monday September 16th until Friday September 20th, 2019.
If you are a first time applicant and wish to have your name placed on the call list, please contact 613-933-6282...

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Posted On Saturday, 24 August, 2019

ch150On Monday, September 2, you can expect some changes to City of Cornwall programs and services due to Labour Day.
FACILITIES
Municipal offices will be closed.
The Benson Centre will be open.
The Cornwall Public Library will be closed on Monday. As of September 8, the library will be open on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
AQUATIC CENTRE
The Aquatic Centre remains closed for annual maintenance (August 24 to September 15).
Residents looking to register...

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Posted On Friday, 23 August, 2019

touch-a-truckJoin the City of Cornwall for an afternoon of fun in the park! Discover all the machines that keep our city running, from police vehicles to garbage trucks to dump trucks.
The firetruck sprinkler - also known as the biggest sprinkler in town - will be running from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. for the young (and young at heart) who would like to cool off.
We'll be set up near the Cornwall Community Museum in Lamoureux Park.
This free event promises to be fun for the whole family!
Tuesday,...

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Posted On Friday, 23 August, 2019

school busThe City of Cornwall would like to remind residents that school bus, crossing guard, and school zone safety is everyone’s responsibility.
School Bus Safety
Under the Highway Traffic Act, motorists travelling in both directions must stop when approaching a school bus that has its upper red lights flashing. The only exception: on roadways separated by a median, traffic coming from the opposite direction is not required to stop.
Drivers can be charged for failing...

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