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Marmora & Lake Receives Its First Nomination For Municipal Election

Tuesday, May 29, 2018.

The Municipality of Marmora & Lake received its first nomination today for the office of Mayor. The nominee is current Deputy Mayor, Linda Bracken.

Nominations are open until July 27, 2018 at 2 p.m. and can be submitted at the Town Hall at 12 Bursthall Street.

For more information contact:
Tonia Bennett, Clerk
The Municipality of Marmora and Lake
613-472-2629 x.2221
t.bennett@marmoraandlake.ca

Marmora Council Approves Budget

The Council of the Municipality of Marmora and Lake recently approved the 2018 municipal budget.

The 2018 budget provides for a tax rate increase of 5.6 percent. The expenditures will total $10,721,959 ($6,934,481 operating budget and $3,787,477 capital budget). For a home with an assessed value of $200,000, the tax will amount to an additional $5.08 per month.

2018 Highlights Include:

  • $800,000 for road reconstruction, hard top and gravel program
  • $2,027,477 for the replacement of the water tower
  • Health services support
  • Improvements at the arena and other facilities

“The 2018 budget is a responsible budget that ensures ratepayers will continue to receive quality municipal services at a reasonable tax rate,”  stated Mayor Clemens.

For more information contact:

Typhany Choinard, CAO
The Municipality of Marmora and Lake
613-472-2629
t.choinard@marmoraandlake.ca

Marmora Snags Doctor with Ties to the Area!

Dr. Emily Callery has just signed on with the Hastings County recruitment program. "I am looking forward to opening my practice of family medicine in Marmora, as well as working some emergency shifts at the Bancroft Hospital," stated Callery, she is slated to begin in February of 2018.

Mayor Terry Clemens says “We are very pleased to have Dr. Emily Callery coming on board at our Marmora Medical Centre. I have had the opportunity to meet with her and I would assure the public that she will be a great fit in our community.”

Emily completed her medical school at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and her Family Medicine Residency at the University of Toronto in 2014. She has also completed a Bachelor of Science in Biomedicine and a Master's of Science in Biomedicine both at the University of Guelph.

As for Dr. Callery's ties to the area, her family has a cottage on Crowe Lake and her ancestors settled in the area generations ago.

“We are very happy to welcome Dr. Callery to Marmora & Lake,” says Deputy Mayor Linda Bracken, “it is exciting news for people in the area who are currently without a family doctor to have her come to our community.”

To become a patient of Dr. Emily Callery visit Health Care Connect and register today.

https://www.ontario.ca/page/find-family-doctor-or-nurse-