Public works

Reminder – Collections of leaves – November 22nd, 2019

There will be a second door-to-door leaf collections in all the sectors on Friday  November 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.

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

Weather watch – closed roads

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 3:30 pm

Closed roads

The Town of Sutton informs you that the following roads are partially or totally closed and will stay closed until further notice:

– Parmenter Road (in front of number 800);
-Mont Echo Road (in front of number 670);
-Dufur;
-Cushion Road;
-Burnett.

Following the upcoming weather conditions, other streets could be partially or completely closed depending on flooding or the fall of some trees. Additional damage may occur. We encourage you to avoid approaching streams that are flooded and to securely fix or store your objects subject to fly away (carport, garbage can, etc.). Rest assure that the Town is currently executing its Emergency Measures Plan and that all our teams are deployed and on the look-out. The Town is also in contact with the government authorities, the Sûreté du Québec and Hydro-Québec.

9-1-1 waiting period

9-1-1 is receiving a lot of calls right now. Please use 9-1-1 only for safety-related calls (traffic congestion and subsidence, electrical wires, life at risk). For any material damage, please contact your insurer. Thank you for your collaboration.

Power failures

Hydro-Québec informs us that the power failures will last at least 24 hours.

John-Sleeth Center

The John-Sleeth Center is closed until further notice due to wind damage. The organizations have been notified.

Culverts

The Town reminds you to ensure that your culvert or culvert pipe are clear and not block. In addition, any construction or repair of your culvert or culvert pipe must be permitted to ensure compliance with the proposed work and to ensure proper widths.

Collection of organic materials

Given the circumstances, the Town informs you that the collection of organic materials may not take place on your street. Exceptionally, the collection will take place on the next scheduled date.

Follow up

For a follow-up or more information, do not hesitate to follow us on our Facebook page and our website. City Hall will remain open up to 9:00 pm for information. For any emergency, contact 9-1-1.

Notice of Work on Parmenter road

Please note that because of a collapsed culvert on Parmenter road, Town of Sutton must undertake urgent repair work. For that reason, Parmenter road is currently closed from civic number 800.

Signage will be put in place to advice users of the detour.

Closure of the Brome-Missisquoi Ecocentres for the winter

If you wish to take advantage of the services of one of the six Brome-Missisquoi ecocentres, you will have to do so before the end of November as these will close for the winter period, starting in December.

The service will resume in April 2020.

For information relating to the sites, schedules and accepted items, please visit www.bmvert.ca

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.

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.

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!

Collection of dead leaves – 2019 calendar

You will find by this link the press release of the MRC: What to do with your dead leaves? Calendar of collections 2019.

 

Notice to citizens – Booster pump on Dyer road

Town of Sutton wishes to notify citizens that tests will be made on the booster pump on Dyer Road, starting next week. This may cause the water to look temporarily cloudy (not clear), or turn yellowish. If this is the case, before using it, let the cold water run in your bathtub until the water becomes clear again. Water will be safe to drink at all times. We apologize for any potential inconvenience.

 

Paving work on Woodard Road – September 27, 2019

The Town of Sutton wishes to inform citizens that paving work will be carried out on two sections of Woodard RoadThe paving work will be done one section after the other.

Start:

September 27, 2019 – 8:00 a.m.

Finish:

September 27, 2019 – 7:00 p.m.

Direction:

In both directions

Job sites:

Section number 1:
Woodard Road, 750 m between R-139 and Baker Street

Section number 2:
Woodard Road, 1.3 km between Draper and Hivernon Roads

Hindrance:

Road closed and detour one section at a time

Detours and optional itineraries:

Follow signs on site

These hindrances may be altered or canceled due to operational constraints or weather conditions.

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

We apologize for the inconvenience caused by this situation and rest assured that we are doing our utmost to ensure that the work is completed as soon as possible.

For further information, do not hesitate to contact the Public Works Department at 450 538-2290.