Chris White appointed GRCA Chair, Sue Foxton appointed Vice-Chair The Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) has a new chair and vice-chair. Chris White, Mayor of Guelph-Eramosa Township and Councillor in Wellington County, has been appointed Chair and Sue Foxton, mayor of North Dumfries Township, has been appointed Vice-Chair. Both White […]

Chris White appointed GRCA Chair, Sue Foxton appointed Vice-Chair

The Governments of Canada and Ontario marked the signing of a contract for broadband infrastructure that will deliver reliable internet access to nearly 2,465 homes and businesses across Brant County. Both levels of government have each committed up to $1.6 million to create more economic and educational opportunities in rural, […]

Reliable Internet Contract

Betty’s Place Benefits from the Digital Main Street Program The County of Brant’s Digital Main Street Program has been busy supporting Brant businesses to get online. “Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses in the hospitality and accommodation industry have shown tremendous resilience,” said Russell Press, Director of Economic […]

Betty’s Place – Making the News

Winter Active is back in Brant! Visit for information on virtual activities, programs, photo contests and much more! Be sure to enter photo contests by using #brantwinteractive, and tagging @BrantCommunity on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. You may also enter by emailing photos to Get Out & Get Active […]

Winter Active is back in Brant!

 On Tuesday, Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction, Prabmeet Sarkaria and Brantford-Brant MPP Will Bouma hosted a virtual roundtable to hear from the small business community in Brantford and surrounding areas on how to respond to COVID-19 and help Main Street rebound. The MPPs were also joined by home-based food business owners. “It is critical […]

Ways to Help Small Businesses During COVID-19 

Burford, January 5th, 1950 ONE RELIEF CASE IN BURFORD TOWNSHIP: At the inaugural meeting of the Burford Township Council, Relief Officer W. H. Pinnock reported there was only one family on relief in the Township.      Mr. Pinnock also reported on the Police Protection of the municipality during the past […]

Burford Years Ago – January 2021

GRCA offers free winter webinar series for rural landowners The Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) is offering a series of online webinars this winter with a focus on sharing information about how rural landowners can protect and enhance the natural features on their property. These free virtual sessions have been […]

Free Webinars with the GRCA

Large Preschool Room January News Educators love listening to some of the conversations that take place while the children are playing. Over the holidays: Kolby “baked cupcakes.” Fynn “was at home. It was a lock down you know.” Gabby helped to decorate her house. Kaylee had Christmas at home with […]

January Preschool Update


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