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Fire Chief Urges Residents to Avoid Unnecessary Burning this Spring

Posted on Thursday, March 07, 2024 11:10 AM

South Frontenac’s Fire Chief is asking residents to play it safe this spring and avoid unnecessary open air burns. Del Blakney, who took over the reins as the new Fire Chief in South Frontenac in January is asking for residents’ cooperation, given the dry end to winter and beginning to spring.

“Many people think spring is a safe time to burn brush and yard waste, but it’s actually one of the worst times of the year to burn due to the dry, dead vegetation on the ground that can spark grass fires...

Chris Murphy and Jessica Wedden perform at last year's music festival

Call for Musicians and Participants

Posted on Wednesday, March 06, 2024 09:01 AM

South Frontenac Township is on the hunt for musicians to perform at its Summer Kickoff Music Festival and popular Music in the Park summer series.

The music festival will be on Saturday, May 25, 2024 at Centennial Park in Harrowsmith. Performers, food and beverage vendors, or businesses looking to sponsor should contact the Township by March 18 or go to to get in on the fun. The Township is also looking for volunteers for the event.

This is the second year for the...

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Arundhati Mohile Joins South Frontenac Township as Director of Corporate Services and Treasurer

Posted on Monday, March 04, 2024 12:01 PM

Arundhati Mohile, CPA, CMA has joined South Frontenac Township as the new Director of Corporate Services and Treasurer.

Arundhati has extensive experience in the municipal sector, having worked in a number of senior finance and operational roles for various municipalities in Ontario over the past 15 years, including as the Treasurer for the Township of Malahide, and most recently as a Manager in the City of Kingston’s Finance Department.

“Arun brings to the table many of the qualities we were...

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Be Bear Wise to Prevent Bear Encounters

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2024 11:36 AM

The Ontario government and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are reminding the public to exercise caution as black bears come out of hibernation.  With this winter’s mild weather and lack of snow, there have been reports of black bears coming out of hibernation early in some parts of the province.

At this time of year, there is little natural food for bears, causing them to search for other food sources, including garbage and bird feed. Bears will remember their last source of food and return...

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Notice of Public Meeting on Proposed Closure and Sale of an Unopened Road Allowance

Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 08:32 AM

The Council of The Corporation of the Township of South Frontenac proposes to pass a by-law to stop up, close and transfer ownership of three portions of unopened road allowance.

  • Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: Virtual Meeting (Zoom) and In-Person at 4432 George Street, Sydenham

File Details

  • File No.: RC-24-01
  • Address: 162 Campground Lane, District of Bedford (benefitting lands)
  • Legal Description: Unopened road allowance, between Concessions 9 & 10, Lot 31 & Unopened Road...

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