Drummond / North Elmsley

Emergency Management

covid19

  • COVID-19 Update - April 2
    During this COVID-19 pandemic, the Township of Drummond/North Elmsley is focused on the delivery of essential municipal services while protecting the health and safety of our staff. We are also tracking news releases to ensure residents have access to reliable information. This week we are reducing the staff presence at…
  • CC's on the Rideau Providing Easter Dinner To Those In Need
    Easter dinner, in the spirit of caring and community, will be cooked and delivered by CC's on the Rideau  to people in financial need or in a state of isolation throughout the day on Sunday April 12, 2020. The meals will be cooked in their commercial kitchen by their talented…
  • Valley Heartland COVID-19 Resiliency Response
    A message from Valley Heartland regarding COVID-19 support for local businesses On March 16th, 2020, to help weather the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic on local small and medium-sized businesses, Valley Heartland reduced lending rates to prime, developed a simplified application, and waived all app and admin fees on loans…
  • Lanark County OPP Detachment Weekly News
    March 23-30, 2020 (LANARK COUNTY, ON) – Between Monday, March 23 and Monday, March 30, 2020 officers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 273 calls for service. The calls included: Motor Vehicle Collisions Total: 8 Including: Car / Deer: 4 Parking Lots: 3…
  • Ontario Extends Emergency Declaration to Stop the Spread of COVID-19
    March 30, 2020 All Outdoor Recreational Amenities across Province Now Closed TORONTO — In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep people home, the Government of Ontario has extended the Declaration of Emergency and associated emergency measures, including the closure of non-essential workplaces and restrictions on social…
  • OPP Tips For Businesses Closing Due To COVID-19
    March 25, 2020 Remove all valuables from storefront displays Remove all cash from tills and leave open with the cash tray out and visibly empty Ensure alarm systems are working and all contact lists are up-to-date Post on doors/windows that the premises are monitored by an alarm company and that…
  • Building Department is Open With Some Limitations
    March 23, 2020 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Township of Drummond North Elmsley has closed the Municipal Office to the public until further notice. Building permits and inspections are still being provided subject to some limitations. The Building Department continues to support construction projects in the Township and…
  • Slowing the Spread of COVID-19 While Grocery Shopping
    Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit - MEDIA RELEASE Together, we can slow the spread of COVID-19 by making a conscious effort to keep a physical distance between each other when we have to go out in public. Public Health is working with our food stores to ensure this…
  • COVID-19 Update - March 20
    Friday, March 20, 2020 The Township of Drummond/North Elmsley activated its Emergency Management Community Control Group (CCG) last week. The CCG meets at least weekly to review the latest guidance from the Public Health Agency of Canada and relevant local, provincial and federal health authorities. We are working to ensure…
  • COVID-19 Update - March 17
    Ontario Premier Doug Ford has declared a state of emergency in the province as it looks to combat the spread of COVID-19 and prevent coronavirus from overwhelming its health-care system. Read the full CBC article.
  • COVID-19 Update - March 16
    The Township of Drummond/North Elmsley continues to follow instructions from the Public Health Authorities to limit the transmission of the COVID-19 virus. Effective immediately the Township has implemented these measures until further notice: Public access to Township-owned buildings (Municipal Office, Drummond Hall and Garage and Ferguson Falls Hall) will not…
  • COVID-19 Update - March 13
    Dr. Paula Stewart, the Medical Officer of Health for Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Health Unit has issued a statement on preparation and preventative measures that the Health Unit and the community is taking in relation to COVID-19. Currently the risk in in the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark area continues to…