Saturday, December 4, 2021

Beaconsfield’s neighbours not ordering trashcams

By Robert Frank and Kevin Woodhouse Beaconsfield’s neighbouring municipalities see no need to implement trashcams. Sainte Anne de Bellevue has added composting pickup, along with once a week garbage and recycling, and...
The Red Chairs, Canadian National Parks, Canada 150 Celebrations, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad, News, West Island News, free national parks pass

Visit Canada’s red chairs for the best views in the country

In 2014 the park rangers of Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland, had an idea. They placed 18 red chairs in different locations in the park. Hikers were able to...
Mayor Coderre, Jim Beis, Pierrefonds-West

Mayor Coderre announces Pierrefonds West Development

by Kevin Woodhouse www.thesuburan.com kevinwoodhouse@hotmail.ca Mayor Coderre announces Pierrefonds West Development to take 10 years to complete and involve public consultation Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre was in Cap St. Jacques last Friday morning to...
Flooding Ile Bizard , Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, West Island News, Flooding, State of Emergency

Flood Alerts Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue

Status: Floodwaters - ALERT Due to the heavy precipitation forecasts tonight in the greater Montréal area, the city of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, in collaboration with the Centre de la sécurité civile de...
Ash trees to come down

Beaconsfield offers discount on EAB pesticide treatment

By Kevin Woodhouse No help for citizens who want to cut trees instead The city of Beaconsfield is offering citizens who have ash trees on their property and who will have...
Jean Michel Plouffe, Ile Bizard, Rhonda Massad, Flood 2017, West Island Blog, West Island News, Mother Nature

Ile Bizard flood victim, Jean-Michel Plouffe is standing his ground against Mother Nature

By Rhonda Massad "I'm in a deadlocked argument with Mother Nature, we are standing our ground knowing damn well it is all up to her," said Jean-Michel Plouffe, Ile Bizard...
LIGHTNING DETECTOR,GREATER SAFETY, City of Pointe Claire, Alexandre-Bourgeau Park, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

A LIGHTNING DETECTOR FOR GREATER SAFETY

The City of Pointe-Claire would like to inform citizens that Alexandre-Bourgeau Park is now equipped with a lightning detector to warn users in the event of storms. “The purpose of...
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...
Dorval, GRAME, Montreal Canopy Action Plan, Tree Planting, SOVERDI, West Isalnd Blog, West Isalnd Blog, Rhonda Massad

The Perfect Occasion to Plant a Tree in Dorval

The City of Dorval, in cooperation with the GRAME (Groupe de recherche appliquée en macroécologie) – Éco-quartier Lachine, invites its citizens to participate in another edition of the program...
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A Tree for my Neighbourhood- Dorval gets planting

The City of Dorval, in cooperation with the GRAME (Groupe de recherche appliquée en macroécologie) – Éco-quartier Lachine, invites its citizens to participate in another edition of the program...