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Virtual look at Official Plan highlights land in the County

By Sharon Harrison A live-streamed information session on the draft Official Plan Wednesday evening gave the public a further opportunity to learn more about Prince Edward County’s Official Plan – a document that clarifies how the County will grow and develop over the next 25 years. Michael Michaud, Manager of Planning with the municipality, gave […]

Military helicopter activity over the County

Residents of Prince Edward County may notice a CH-146 Griffon helicopter flying in the area over the next three weeks. Increased flying activity is linked to pilot proficiency training for members of 1 Wing, based out of Canadian Forces Base Kingston. The public can expect to see one single-rotor CH-146 Griffon helicopter operating daily from the […]

Council approves two of four new Millennium Trail launch points

Council approved two of four new ‘launch points’ for the Millennium Trail – dropping proposals at Bloomfield and Picton, citing traffic nightmares and potential disaster. The proposed launch points, modelled after one already in place at Wellington, are to provide a location for trail users to park vehicles and use a rest area, with basic […]

Mayor echoes public health call asking visitors to stay home

As Toronto and Peel enter lockdown Monday, local Public Health and Prince Edward County’s mayor are asking travellers not to flock to the area. While there are no travel restrictions in the province, Hastings Prince Edward Public Health advises residents “to carefully consider how essential their travel and social activities may be, recognizing that any […]

$2M donation brings campaign for County’s new hospital to $14.7M

Announcing a $2M gift to help Back the Build of Prince Edward County’s new hospital, long-time supporters Lanny and Catharine Huff saw the new fundraising thermometer rise to a milestone $14.7 million in cash and commitments. “This year has made us all very much aware of how important it is to have a good community […]

Sir John will continue to hold court in front of Picton’s library

By Sue Capon The Sir John A. Macdonald sculpture will continue to hold court in front of Picton’s Public Library. Council made the decision in a 12-2 vote following a four-and-a-half hour virtual special meeting Tuesday night. “We have learned a great deal as a result of the conversations about tolerance and respecting different points […]

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