fbpx

Briefly from Brownsburg-Chatham council

The municipality of Brownsburg-Chatham is looking for a new director of its urban planning and sustainable development service.

On October 1, council officially approved the resignation of Danielle Cyr.  Director-General Hervé Rivet said Cyr’s resignation was submitted on September 17 and took effect on October 3.

In August, council approved a project to analyze and revise the mission of the service in order to better meet the needs of citizens.

Rivet said Cyr is relocating to another urban planning department in a municipality north of Montréal and her departure has nothing to do with the reorganization taking place in the department in Brownsburg-Chatham.

School zone

Council approved an application to the Ministère des transports du Québec on October 1 to have it consider safety improvements to the school zone on Route 148 near the primary school in St-Philippe.

Rivet explained that the changes could mean a lower speed limit, and the addition of electronic signage, photo radar, and more school zone signage in the area.

Dam work

Council has officially approved a project to demolish and rebuild the McNaughton Dam at Lac Lawrence.  Rivet estimated the cost of the project will be $772,000 but is hoping it can be done for less than $600,000.  The Québec government is covering 66 per cent of the project cost.

James Morgan

James Morgan is a freelance contributor.He has worked for several print and broadcast media outlets.James loves the history, natural beauty, and people of eastern Ontario and western Quebec.
James Morgan

James Morgan

James Morgan is a freelance contributor. He has worked for several print and broadcast media outlets. James loves the history, natural beauty, and people of eastern Ontario and western Quebec.

jamesmorgan has 522 posts and counting.See all posts by jamesmorgan

Leave a Reply

Cart Item Removed. Undo
  • No products in the cart.