Posted on Thursday, August 20, 2020 02:59 PM

South Stormont, ON - The Township of South Stormont has received a vote of confidence from the Board of Directors of the St. Lawrence Parks Commission (SLPC) after they have approved a conceptual vision for the development of strategic waterfront locations.

The Waterfront Development Plan presents an opportunity to strengthen the partnership between the Township and the SLPC while providing improved access and enhanced recreational opportunities to the waterfront for residents and visitors.


Province Announces Stay-at-Home Orders

Posted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 03:52 PM

In response to a doubling in COVID-19 cases over the past two weeks, the real and looming threat of the collapse of the province's hospital system and alarming risks posed to long-term care homes as a result of high COVID-19 transmission rates, the Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a second provincial emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA).


Ontario Limits Size of Unmonitored and Private Social Gatherings Across Entire Province

Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 05:39 PM

TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and the Public Health Measures Table, is reducing limits on the number of people permitted to attend unmonitored and private social gatherings across the entire province. Earlier this week, the government imposed these restrictions in Toronto, Peel Region and Ottawa.

The details were provided today by Premier Doug Ford and Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health.

"Over the past...

Mayor and Deputy Mayor next to 1 millionth tree planted

Raisin Region Conservation Authority Celebrates 1 Millionth Tree Milestone

Posted on Friday, September 18, 2020 03:09 PM

The Raisin Region Conservation Authority (RRCA) reached a major milestone in 2020: the planting of 1 million trees in the region since 1994 through public and private landowner partnerships.

On September 17, the RRCA staff and Board gathered to celebrate the achievement by planting the one millionth tree, a sugar maple, at the RRCA’s main office located in Gray’s Creek Conservation Area.  The 8-member Board consists of representatives from the City of Cornwall and Townships of South Glengarry,...

Parks and Recreation Update - July 16, 2020

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2020 03:42 PM

The Township of South Stormont continues to collaborate and follow the direction of the Eastern Ontario Health Unit to promote social distancing measures and ensure the health and safety of our residents and staff.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the following changes and updates were made on July 16,  2020. Also, please visit the Township's Parks and Recreation Re-Opening page for more details on what is open and closed during this time. 

Play Structures, Picnic Tables and Benches...