United Counties of Prescott & Russell

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12.06.2024
A Warden is Appointed and a New Member Joins the UCPR Council

The UCPR are pleased to announce that Mr. Normand Riopel, Mayor of the Township of Champlain, has been appointed as the Warden of the UCPR for the remainder of the year 2024.

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04.06.2024
Improved Cell Service Now Available in 21 Eastern Ontario Communities

The Eastern Ontario Regional Network, the Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario, and Rogers Communications announced on June 3, 2024, that Rogers 5G mobile services are now available in 21 communities across Eastern Ontario.

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29.05.2024
Ontario Honours Four UCPR Paramedics

On May 27, 2024, the Province of Ontario presented Ontario Medals for Paramedic Bravery to four members of the Emergency Services team of the UCPR.

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27.04.2024
Official Opening of the Prescott and Russell EarlyON Child and Family Centres

The UCPR are pleased to announce the official opening of their three Prescott and Russell EarlyON Child and Family Centres located in Casselman, Rockland, and Hawkesbury.

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25.04.2024
Normand Riopel Appointed as Interim Warden

The UCPR are pleased to announce that Mr. Normand Riopel, Mayor of Township of Champlain, has been appointed Interim Warden of the UCPR.

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23.04.2024
$40,000 in Grants for Local Business Owners

The Prescott and Russell Entrepreneurship Centre congratulates the Entrepreneurs from the UCPR who have been awarded grants totalling $40,000 as part of the Starter Company Plus program.

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22.04.2024
A Former UCPR Warden Passes Away

It is with sadness that the United Counties of Prescott and Russell have learned of the passing of Mr. Jean-Yves Lalonde.

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10.04.2024
Three New Department Heads at the UCPR

On February 28, 2024, during the Regular Council Meeting of the United Counties of Prescott and Russell, Ms. Mélissa Cadieux, Mr. Olivier Berthiaume, and Mr. Marc-André Drouin were officially appointed as Department Heads within the UCPR.

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