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Resignation of Diane Duchesne, municipal councillor of district 2

At the public meeting of the municipal council held on October 7, 2019, the Mayor submitted a notice of resignation from Mrs. Diane Duchesne, municipal councillor of district 2 of the Town of Sutton. The vacancy in this position took effect on September 19, the date of submitting her letter of resignation.

In accordance with the Municipal Elections and Referendums Act, a by-election will be held to fill the position of municipal councillor of district 2.

The returning officer for this by-election will be assumed by Mr. Louis Pilon, assistant clerk of the Town of Sutton, who will announce the polling date shortly. Mrs Chantal Marien will assist him in her role as election clerk.

 

Problem encountered in the distribution of the recording of the meeting of the municipal council of October 7, 2019

Technical issues that occurred during the video capture of the council’s monthly public meeting on October 7 prevent us from showing the recording on YouTube as usual.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Reminder – Collections of leaves – November 1st and 22nd, 2019

There will be a door-to-door leaf collections in all the sectors on Friday  November 1st and 22nd, 2019.

Only paper bags without adhesive tape will be picked up. The bags must be placed by the side of the road before 7:00 am. The leaves will be composted at the RIEDSBM.

Dead leaves will also be accepted at the MRC Ecocentre in Sutton, on Saturday October 26, from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. Leaves must also be in paper bags or in bulk. They will also be composted at the RIEDSBM. The ecocentre is located at 260 South Principale Street.

To consult the MRC Brome-Missisquoi leaf collections calendar, click here.

Filtex : weekly update – October 7 to 11, 2019

  • Concrete crushing at the Mont-Écho municipal site ended Wednesday, October 9th;

  • In total, the concrete removed from the Filtex site took 5 days to crush for future re-use;

  • The Phase II Environmental Site Assessment took place Wednesday and Thursday, October 9th & 10th;

  • Topsoil will be laid down on Tuesday and Wednesday of next week, October 15th & 16th.

  • 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]

 

Our offices will be closed on October 14, 2019 for Thanksgiving

Notice of work – Bridge inspections by the MTQ on October 11th 2019

Town of Sutton wishes to inform citizens that work will be carried out by the Ministère des Transports on road 139.

Maple Street:

Location: on the bridge near Pleasant Street

Hindrance: Alternating circulation, Friday October 11th, between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m.

Road 139:

Location: on the bridge over Alder creek (near Alderbrooke Road)

Hindrance: Alternating circulation, Friday October 11th, between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

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.

Conference with Paul Chevalier – Conference on water treatment

 

Reminder – large garbage collection – Friday, October 18, 2019

There will be a large garbage collection in all the sectors on October 18, 2019.

Please note that the following materials will not be picked up:

  • construction materials (gypsum, asphalt shingles, mineral wool, wood, linoleum, tiles, melamine, glass, etc.);
  • electronics, electrical devices, computer devices (television, toaster, microwave oven, computer, keyboard, printer, etc.);
  • tires and auto parts;
  • aggregates (brick, concrete, asphalt, rock etc.);
  • hazardous waste (paint, oil, batteries, propane tank, etc.);
  • autumn leaves;
  • household garbage.

 

You have to put your large items on the side of the road at the latest on Octobner 17th if you do not want to miss the collection. Any items put on the side of the road after that date will not be picked up.

You can also bring your large objects at the municipal ecocenter on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 9 am to 12 pm and at the MRC ecocenter the 4th Saturday of the month from 8 am to 4 pm.

Thank you for your cooperation and help us keep your town clean!

RESIDUAL MATERIAL MANAGEMENT – A COLLECTIVE RESPONSIBILITY!

Fire prevention week (in French only)

Ten tips to prevent fires

Filtex : weekly update – September 30 to October 4, 2019

  • Small debris removed from the site by hand;

  • Site levelled by bulldozer;

  • Ten more loads of concrete sent to the Mont-Echo municipal site to be crushed for future re-use;

  • Crushing of concrete at the Mont-Écho site started Tuesday 1 October and should be completed at the start of next week.

  • 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]