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Pointe Claire wins two ACMQ’s Plumes D’excellence in Quebec Waste Reduction week

Pointe-Claire has won two Plumes d’excellence awards from the  Association des communicateurs municipaux du Québec (ACMQ) for the children’s book, Leonard’s Composting Adventures. “These awards recognize our commitment to encourage our...
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Pointe Claire brings eco-grazing sheep to take care of grass cutting

Pointe Claire is thinking out of the box this summer. Expect to see a group of six sheep as part of an eco-grazing project at Edgewater Park, located along Lake...

Beaconsfield’s former Esso Station to become townhouses

by Rhonda Massad In a final vote  at Monday night’s public meeting, Beaconsfield city council unanimously voted for Construction Jean Houde to build 22 townhouse units on Beaurepaire drive where...

Residents unhappy about new street lights in Ile Bizard

New LED street light installations are being installed on a few Ile-Bizard residential streets.  So far some residents are not happy with the change. Although the new lights consume 60%...
Urban Garden

Food gardens are trending to reduce carbon foot print

by Rhonda Massad Eating local and growing your own food is a trend that has erupted in the past few years according to owner of Pointe Claire Nursery, Stephen Scheunert. According...
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ILLEGAL PCB STORAGE SITE — Pointe-Claire takes note of Ministry’s commitment to ensure close...

The City of Pointe-Claire, takes note of the announcement by Mr. David Heurtel, Minister of Sustainable Development, the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change (MDDELCC), that he will...
Pumpkin contest Baie D'Urfé

Great Baie D’Urfé pumpkin weighs in at 110 pounds

by Rhonda Massad On what felt like the rainiest day of the year the winning pumpkin at the Baie D'Urfé annual pumpkin contest weighed in at 110 pounds. Second place...

Tree falls on child and woman

Due to yesterday's strong wind, a tree has fallen on a camper in Rigaud, there were 2 people in it at the time. According to preliminary reports, a child and...
Kirkland Environment Day

Kirkland’s 5th Annual Environment Day – Sat May 9

For a fifth consecutive year, the Town of Kirkland invites residents to come out to Environment Day on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the...
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Emerald Ash Borer Presence Confirmed in All Sectors of Beaconsfield

by Rhonda Massad In a recent press release the city of  Beaconsfield confirmed that there is not a sector of the city that has not be touched by the insidious...

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