Doors Open May 11th for Another Season of Harness Racing At Kawartha Downs

Doors Open May 11th for Another Season of Harness Racing At Kawartha Downs
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It’s an event that many feared would not return after a tumultuous few years of haggling with the provincial powers that be since the 2013 announcement that the Slots At Racetracks Program would be cancelled.  The Slots at Racetracks program was launched in 1998 and by 2006, 17 racetracks in… Continue reading

Public Meeting Facilitates Better Understanding of Water Rate Issues

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More than 30 residents attended the Public Meeting on April 11th to voice their concerns and better understand the water and wastewater system charges that have risen significantly since the launch of the new water plant facilities in 2015. These water rates were established in 2015 as part of a… Continue reading

Garbage Reduction Begins With Proper Recycling

Garbage Reduction Begins With Proper Recycling
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Beginning this September, Cavan Monaghan will begin promoting the use of clear garbage bags, which will become mandatory on January 1st.  These bags have resulted in significant reduction in garbage production in neighbouring communities such as Douro-Dummer and Asphodel, and their use was adopted last month as part of the… Continue reading

New Ice Allocation Policy Strives to Balance User Interests and Budget Concerns

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The new policy has been developed to manage the township’s ice venue and facilities to ensure fair and equitable distribution of ice times among all interested user groups and provide a framework supporting the best business model for the municipality.  One of the objectives is to maximize ice rental opportunities… Continue reading

Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunrise Service
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A Congregation of 32 people meet at the Old Millbrook School to attend an Easter sunrise service   to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus.  Ministers from six Millbrook churches lead the service. From left to right Youth Pastor Scott, Rev. Cathy Underhill, Rev. Tom, Pastor Peter Mills, Clarke Mayhew and Fr…. Continue reading

CMCC Project Fundraising Total Tops $830,000

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  Thanks to the a generous personal donation of $500,000 by local area developer Mario Cortellucci last month, the current fundraising commitment of the Cavan Monaghan Community Centre (CMCC) is approaching its $1 million goal. Scheduled to open in the fall of this year, the Township’s new 43,000+ square foot… Continue reading