Saturday, December 4, 2021
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...
Pointe-Claire, new commander, Inspection/Public Security Department, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad, Volunteer rescue, Emergency

Saint-Laurent Ecocentre – New Recycling Centre Accessible to Pointe-Claire Citizens

The City of Pointe-Claire would like to inform citizens that a new recycling centre, the Saint-Laurent Ecocentre, is now available to all residents of West Island, to replace the...
HHW, ICT Waste and Polystyrene drop-off in Dorval, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, West Island News, Dorval, waste drop-off

HHW, Polystyrene and ICT Waste drop-off in Dorval

The City of Dorval will hold a household hazardous waste (HHW), information and communications technologies (ICT) waste, and polystyrene articles (plastic number 6) collection drop-off on Saturday, April 22, 2017,...
Environment Canada , Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, Weather Warning, West Island News

Avoid traveling due to up coming storm warning: Environment Canada

According to Environment Canada we can expect Mother Nature to remain focused on reminding us who is really in charge. Snowfall amounts of 20 to 40 centimeters and blowing...
EDUCATIONAL MONARCH BUTTERFLY GARDEN, grant, biodiversity, habitat,TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Pointe-Claire, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog

City of Pointe-Claire develops Educational Monarch butterfly garden

The City of Pointe-Claire is  pleased to announce that the City has received a grant from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation to create an educational monarch butterfly...
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...
Tree Azin Beaconsfield EAB Emerald Ash Borer

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...
Wade Staddon,Beaconsfield,Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog,WIB,Land Development,BCA,Al Gardner, Beaconsfield Citizens Association

Beaconsfield land use development committee makes recommendations to Council

by Rhonda Massad In a startling contrast to the active participation of residents when recent zoning changes have been proposed in the city of Beaconsfield, not more than 30 residents...
RECYCLING, ELECTRONIC DEVICES, INK CARTRIDGES, City of Pointe Claire, Rhonda Massad, News, West Island News, Pointe claire Aquatic Centre

Pointe-Claire’s New Recycling Program for Electronic Devices and Ink Cartridges

The City of Pointe-Claire  is proud to announce that it is now possible to reclaim small electronic devices with the development of a new sustainable development program at the...
Beaconsfield studies waste management

Beaconsfielders – Is your garbage bin the right size for you?

Notice - Beaconsfield residents who would like to change their garbage bin it is time to make the request. Ask to exchange it starting on September 19 If your garbage bin is...