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The demolition process of the old Filtex factory

An information session on the demolition of the old Filtex factory took place on Monday, July 15. If you would like to watch the entire session, click on this link. (Available in French only.)

You can also take a look at a summary of the information session by clicking here.

Information on the Filtex demolition will be updated regularly throughout the process.

Outdoor cinema

At nightfall, come with family and friends and enjoy an outdoor movie at Veterans Park. The following film will be shown :

The incredibles 2 (in English)

Friday, August 2, 2019 at 8:45 p.m.

(Films will be shown in the town hall Council Chamber in the event of bad weather)

Information: Jérémy Haman – [email protected] or 450-538-2290

Free compost distribution from August 1st to November 29th at the Régie’s composting platform in Cowansville

The press release in French only is available here.

Heat Wave – Free swim

In response to the overwhelming heat forecast announced for the week-end, the Town of Sutton is remembering you to stay hydrated, and to come at the pool and at the splash park for a refreshing afternoon. Thus, Friday, July 19th, the period reserved for the adult swimming is removed.

FREE SWIM HOURS AT THE GOYETTE-HILL SWIMMING POOL

  • FRIDAY JULY 19th : 1:15 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • SATURDAY JULY 20th : 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • SUNDAY JULY 21th : 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Reopening of bridge No. 3 in the United States between Vallée Missisquoi road and route VT-105A

Vermont’s Transportation Agency informs us that the bridge No. 3 in the United States between Vallée Missisquoi road in Sutton, Quebec and  Route VT-105A in Richford, Vermont is now open to traffic via Vallée Missisquoi road.

Filtex building demolition: Public information meeting

As the Filtex building demolition will begin on August 5th , 2019, the Town of Sutton will hold a public information meeting for its citizens. This meeting will be held in the Municipal Council room on Monday, July 15th, 2019, from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.

The General Contractor will be present at this meeting to answer questions about the work schedule, demolition work plan, the disposal and reuse of building materials, circulation on the roads and any other questions citizens may have regarding the demolition of the former Filtex building.

Everyone is welcome!

Mayor’s report regarding the financial report and the auditor’s report for the year 2018

The Mayor’s report regarding the financial report and the report of the independent auditor for 2018 is available here.

Heat Wave

In response to the overwhelming heat forecast for the next few days, the Town of Sutton is adding extra hours of unrestricted acces to the pool. Thus, on Thursday and Friday, July 4th and 5th, the periods reserved for the adult swimming or for the laps swimming are removed. These periods will become unrestricted swimming for all.

FREE BATHS HOURS AT THE GOYETTE-HILL SWIMMING POOL

  • THURSDAY JULY 4 : 11.30 am to 6.30 pm
  • FRIDAY JULY 5 : 11.30 am to 6.30 pm

Notice of work on Vallée-Missisquoi road from July 8 to July 11, 2019

Town of Sutton wishes to inform citizens that the Ministère des Transports will be reconstructing a culvert at the intersection of Vallée-Missisquoi road and Scenic road.

Hindrance:

Complete closure from Monday, July 8th at midnight to Thursday, July 11th at 6:59 am. Alternating circulation on Thursday, July 11th between 7 am to 5 pm.

Start:

Monday, July 8th at midnight

Finish:

Thursday, July 11th at 5 pm

Location:

At the intersection of Vallée-Missisquoi road and Scenic road

Detour:

Scenic Road, R-139, R-215, R-243 and Vallée-Missisquoi Road (approximately 80 km)

Identification of work:

Reconstruction of a culvert

These interferences may be altered due to operational or weather constraints. Consult Québec 511 to follow-up the work.

For the safety of road users and workers, compliance with the signs in place is essential.

 

Presentation of the financial results for 2018

The 2018 financial statements were tabled at the Town’s Council meeting of 3 June 2019. The Mayor will present a summary of key facts from the 2018 financial reports at the public meeting of the council on 2 July 2019 at 7.30 pm. The external auditor will also be present.

The presentation of the Summary of the financial results to 31 December 2018 is available here.