Municipal

Food insecurity, affordable housing, and ‘freedom from want’

Norman Rockwell’s Freedom from Want is one of the best-known of all American paintings. You might not know it by… Continue reading “Food insecurity, affordable housing, and ‘freedom from want’”

Council revises meeting schedule for remainder of 2019

Council adopted a change to the meeting schedule for the remainder of the year at the Regular Council meeting on… Continue reading “Council revises meeting schedule for remainder of 2019”

Transportation and child care: Key barriers to work in Kawartha Lakes

Transportation and child care: Key barriers to work in Kawartha Lakes

Until his work accident, ‘Tom’ had always had regular employment. Deemed medically unfit to work by a team of doctors,… Continue reading “Transportation and child care: Key barriers to work in Kawartha Lakes”

City announces 50/50 Community Project Capital Funding recipients

Kawartha Lakes has selected this year’s funding recipients for the 50/50 Community Project capital fund awarding a total of $38,999.02… Continue reading “City announces 50/50 Community Project Capital Funding recipients”

2019 Community Partnership and Development Fund recipients

Kawartha Lakes has approved this year’s funding recipients of the Community Partnership and Development Fund. The Fund has five categories:… Continue reading “2019 Community Partnership and Development Fund recipients”

Spring weather delays gravel road maintenance

As milder temperatures approach, our road operations are beginning to shift focus from winter events and response to managing and… Continue reading “Spring weather delays gravel road maintenance”

CKL shafted: Billions in new rural transit money — but based on current ridership levels

Analysis  A new announcement from the Province on funding for rural transportation systems across Ontario will see $1.6 billion unlocked… Continue reading “CKL shafted: Billions in new rural transit money — but based on current ridership levels”