Incident in Île-du-Grand-Calumet
A press release should appear on Monday
Article published on 9 May 2020
last modification on 8 May 2020
logo imprimer
Noter cet article :
0 vote

As promised, the municipality of Île-du-Grand-Calumet made the recording of the meeting of the municipal council, which took place on Wednesday evening, available on its website yesterday. During the recording of about 13 minutes, we learn that mayor, Serge Newberry, will publish a press release on Monday and the population should get more details about the current governance of the municipality and the rest of things.

The incident between councilman Réjean Meilleur and mayor Serge Newberry is said to have occurred at the start of the last week in April. Councilor Meilleur said the mayor attacked him verbally and physically.

The audio of the meeting is available here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1R4vuiywOysIU2KBcRpSqhzZSFv9i1WEO/view

Les Nouvelles du Pontiac

The establishment of a bio-refinery in the Pontiac is still an opition for Fiber Pontiac

6 August 2020

During a long conversation with the president of Fiber Pontiac, Pierre Vézina indicated that the project to welcome the American bio-refinery company Renmatix in the industrial park in Litchfield was still on the table. The Pontiac is currently in competition with the states of Maine and New (...)

lire la suite

Wave of denunciation on social media: the pros and cons according to l'EntourElle

6 August 2020

The waves of denunciations of aggressors and harassers on social media, notably on Facebook and Instagram, continue to share opinions on the impact of such revelations. According to the community worker at the EntourElle shelter, which helps women victims of domestic violence in the Pontiac, (...)

lire la suite

Art Pontiac: Artist Talks in Portage-du-Fort

6 August 2020

Art Pontiac is inviting the population to a Causerie discussion - Artists Talks - on Sunday August 16th at 1:30 p.m. at the Stone School in the municipality of Portage-du-Fort. In an interview, Linda Girard, a local artist, talked about the discussion which will be based on her 10 years of (...)

lire la suite

The Shawville Fair Online Auction

6 August 2020

The Shawville Fair launched an online auction this week intended to raise funds to repair parts of the fair grounds in Shawville. Kendal Lang, the Social Media Director on the Shawville Fair Board, explained why the Fair took on this initiative this year. CHIP101.9 · Clip - Kendal Lang - (...)

lire la suite

Danièle Henkel wants local governments to encourage local entrepreneurship

5 August 2020

According to a study conducted by the Royal Bank of Canada published in the Journal Le Devoir, it was revealed that women's participation in the labor force has fallen to its lowest level in 30 years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On the subject, CHIP 101.9 spoke with businesswoman Danièle (...)

lire la suite

Mansfield will allow up to 11 citizens to attend municipal council meeting

5 August 2020

The municipality of Mansfield-et-Pontefract will allow up to eleven citizens access to the next council meeting, which will be held on August 5th, 2020. This new measure, allowing partial participation of the population during municipal meetings was recently authorized by the Government of (...)

lire la suite


Advertising