Community Grant Program - Application Deadline; Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
Every year the Municipality receives more grant requests than it can fund. The objective of this Municipal Community Grants Program is to treat all organizations fairly and consistently and to share available resources throughout the municipality. Grants are intended to provide modest levels of support and assistance to community non-profit organizations.
Completed forms must be submitted before October 31st each year for the projects scheduled for the next calendar year.
Types of Grants
The different types...
The Town of Deep River announces a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Town of Deep River Unity Playground.
This Request for Proposals (RFP) invites responses from qualified, experienced professional playground contractors to develop a universally accessible Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) compliant playground design at Deep River Unity Park. This new playground will replace and expand the existing playground at 1 Ridge Road, one of the Town of Deep River’s anchoring park facilities.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)
Special Council Meeting - August 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM
A Special Council Meeting will be held in Council Chambers at the Town Hall at 7:00 PM (6:00 PM if there is an item for Closed Session). All Council Agendas are provided on the Friday prior to the meeting and can be viewed here.
Town of Deep River Launches Online Document Center To Support Open Access to Information
The Town of Deep River is now using iCompass Technologies to electronically publish meeting agendas, minutes and an Open Document Center. The new platform enables residents to:
Subscribe to meetings using E-updates
Review Meeting agendas and minutes
View upcoming Meetings and review the interactive calendar
Search documents, review reports and by-laws, and more
The Town’s complete set of by-laws, as well as recent agendas, minutes and public documents will be available for full text search at...
Bill 8: How to submit complaints about your municipality to the Ontario Ombudsman
PAUL DUBÉ - OMBUDSMAN
WHAT IS BILL 8?
This legislation makes historic changes to the Ombudsman’s mandate, allowing the Office of the Ombudsman to help more Ontarians. It expands the Ombudsman’s jurisdiction to municipalities, universities and school boards. The public can file complaints about school boards as of September 1, 2015 and municipalities and universities as of January 1, 2016.
As a resident of the Town of Deep River, you may submit a formal complaint by phone at (613) 584-2000 extension 126 or by...
First Impressions of Deep River
As part of the First Impressions Community Exchange program, under cover visitors from Bancroft assessed the Town of Deep River to provide observations and recommendations. Our visitors commended Deep River's well maintained facilities and residences, clean waterfront and beaches, and community pride and spirit. They also identified opportunities such as encouraging more visitors to stop in off the Highway and providing more signs.
Their full presentation to Council is available above in PDF format.
Stay Prepared with a 72 Hour Emergency Kit!
No one knows when disaster will strike, but we can all be prepared. Create your own 72-hour emergency kit and you will have the necessary items to help you and your family until emergency responders can reach you. Below are items you may want to include in your kit.
Food and water (3 day supply of non perishables)
trail mix/dried fruit
crackers and cereals
canned meat, fish and beans
4L water per person
Bedding and clothing
Change of clothing (short and long sleeve shirts, pants,...
Deep River: Your Future is Here!10 New items
Deep River: Your Future is Here! is a 4-minute video commissioned by the Deep River and District Community Foundation to highlight Deep River's amenities, community and natural surroundings.