United Counties of Prescott & Russell

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The CEPEO and the UCPR Announce an Innovative Partnership!

The CEPEO and the UCPR announced an innovative partnership between the école des adultes Le Carrefour and the Prescott and Russell Residence.

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A more prosperous Ontario demands a modern provincial-municipal fiscal partnership

The EOWC joins the AMO in calling on the province to commit to reviewing the provincial-municipal fiscal framework as part of the upcoming provincial budget.

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The Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Advocates for Regional Priorities at ROMA 2024 Conference

The EOWC continued to advocate strongly for regional priorities at the Rural Ontario Municipal Association 2024 Conference.

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Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Appoints Chair and Vice-Chair for 2024

During the annual EOWC inaugural meeting, Renfrew County Warden Peter Emon was re-elected as Chair and Peterborough County Warden Bonnie Clark was acclaimed as Vice-Chair for the 2024 term.

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PRDC and UCPR Launching Survey to Establish Business Priorities

The Prescott and Russell Development Corporation, in partnership with the United Counties of Prescott and Russell have officially launched the 2024-2029 Economic Development Strategy Business Survey.

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Pierre Leroux Elected as the New Warden of the United Counties of Prescott and Russell

The United Counties of Prescott and Russell (the “UCPR”) are pleased to announce that Pierre Leroux, Mayor of the Township of Russell, will be the Warden for the year 2024.

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Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus at Queen’s Park to Share the 7 in 7+ Regional Housing Plan

On November 23, 2023, the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Chair, Peter Emon and Vice-Chair, Bonnie Clark, met with provincial officials at Queen’s Park in the City of Toronto.

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Improved Cell Service Now Available in 26 Eastern Ontario Communities

The Eastern Ontario Regional Network, the Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario, and Rogers Communications announced on December 6, 2023, that Rogers 5G mobile services are now available in additional areas.

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