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Défi Sutton Challenge – September 21, 2019

Published on September 20, 2019

The Town of Sutton wishes to inform its population of the holding of the Défi Sutton Challenge on Saturday, September 21 in various streets of the town between 9 am and 12:00 pm and in the section Marmite aux Sorcières – Du Filtre of Sentier Village-Montagne Trail. As a result, it is to be expected that there will be a lot traffic and an increase in noise level in the village core.

The Town also invites you to plan your trips in advance for this day. For more information, please visit the following link:

Water main break – service interruption and precautionary boil water advisory – September 18, 2019

Published on September 18, 2019

Due to a water main break, the Town of Sutton had to carry out work on Wednesday, September 18, 2019.  There was a temporary interruption of service in the following sectors:

SECTORS:   Western Street from civic number 95, Route 215 and des Fougères Road.

Following this interruption, drinking water in your sector is considered unsafe to drink for at least 96 hours or until further notice.

Do not use tap water unless you have brought your water to a rolling boil for at least one minute, or use bottled water.

For more information, contact us at 450-538-2290.


Previously boiled water, and boiled for at least one minute, must be used for the following purposes until further notice:

  • When drinking and preparing beverages;
  • When preparing infant formulas and baby food;
  • When washing and preparing foods that are eaten raw (fruits, vegetables, etc.);
  • When cooking food that does not require a long cooking time (canned soups, desserts, etc.)
  • When making ice cubes;
  • When brushing your teeth or rinsing you mouth.

Throw out ice cubes (do not forget the refrigerators’ water containers), drinks and foods prepared after the date and time mentioned above.

You may use unboiled tap water for:

  • Washing dishes in hot water and drying them well;
  • Washing clothes and taking a showing or a bath. When it comes to younger children, make sure that they do not swallow bath water or wash them with a washcloth.

Schools, companies, commercial establishments and institutions which are serviced: please notify your clientele that the water is unsafe for drinking. Close water fountains and post information in locations where water remains available. Furthermore, you should consult the following document:


Filtex : weekly update – September 9 to 13, 2019

Published on September 13, 2019
  • Removal of concrete slabs and the foundations of buildings 1, 2 and 7;
  • Removal of cement reinforcing steel;
  • 65 truckloads of cement sent to the Mont-Echo municipal site where it will be crushed for future use by the Town;
  • Six loads of metal disposed of by the contractor and two loads of demolition debris sent to the subsurface solid waste containment site near Cowansville;
  • For questions or comments concerning the Filtex demolition please contact the Public Works Secretary, Jessica Savard, by phone at 450 538-2290 or by email to [email protected]

Meeting with the author Johanne Seymour

Published on September 13, 2019

Location: Sutton Municipal and School Library, 19 Highland Street

Date: Friday, September 27 th

Time: From 7 pm to 9 pm

Come talk with Mrs. Johanne Seymour on the occasion of the Journées de la culture and learn more about her career and the profession of author.

Johanne Seymour is the author of Rinzen: la beauté intérieure, the second opus of the Gyatso series released in the fall of 2018 and finalist of the Arthur Ellis 2019 award for the best French-language crime novel. In addition to her novels, she has written four short stories.

She is also the founder of the International Festival of Police Literature, The Deadly Spring of Knowlton (2012-2016). 

Reserve your place:  450 538-5843 or: [email protected]

Filtex : weekly update – September 3 to 6, 2019

Published on September 6, 2019
  • The demolition of building 7 next to the railway line, was completed.
  • All Filtex structures have now been demolished.
  • No damage was incurred to the infrastructure surrounding the demolition site. Congratulations to the operators of the 2 mechanical excavator.
  • Four containers of demolition debris were transported to the subsurface solid waste containment site operated by the RIGMRBM near Cowansville.
  • 5 containeers of metal waste were sent for recycling.
  • All artifacts relating to the former Filtex factory have now been recovered.
  • The security fence now surrounds the entire perimeter of the demolition site.
  • A representative of the CMQR railway company has been present at the demolition site to ensure railway safety.