United Counties of Prescott & Russell

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Information and Updates Following the Storm

While our community recovers from Saturday's storm, you will find information and updates relevant to your municipality below:

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Ottawa Riverkeeper launches a summer of cleanups in the regions of the Pacte d’Amitié

Ottawa Riverkeeper and the regions of the Pacte d’Amitié, MRC de Papineau, MRC d'Argenteuil, and the United Counties of Prescott and Russell, are pleased to unveil plans for another summer of cleanup events across the three regions. These events follow successful cleanups held in 2021 and are a continuation of an innovative partnership between the three regions, which encompass both the Ontario and Quebec sides of the Ottawa River, and Ottawa Riverkeeper.

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Ontario Releases Plan to Build a Stronger Eastern Transportation Network

Highway expansions and public transit improvements key to reducing gridlock, connecting people to jobs and spurring economic growth

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Parity in Municipal Politics, a Common Goal for the 2022 Elections

Leadership féminin Prescott-Russell (LFPR), with the support of all local municipalities and the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR), is offering a set of tools specifically for women who are interested to run in this fall’s municipal elections.

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The Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) Sets Priorities for 2022

The Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) met on Friday, March 11, 2022 in the County of Lennox and Addington for a priority setting meeting in order to establish its 2022 advocacy efforts. This was the first in-person meeting of the Caucus since the emergence of COVID-19.

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Access to UCPR Offices Restricted in Response to the Omicron Variant

As a result of the significant growth of Omicron variant cases, the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR) wish to inform the public that access to its offices will remain restricted until further notice.

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Daniel Lafleur to Serve as Warden of the UCPR in 2022

At the annual swearing-in ceremony held earlier this evening, Mr. Daniel Lafleur, Mayor of the Municipality of Casselman, was elected by acclamation as the 2022 Warden of the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR).

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The UCPR Launch an Improved and Accessible Version of Their Website

Today, the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR) are proud to launch a new, improved and more accessible version of their website.

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