At the October 17th Council meeting the president of MLCA expressed concern that residents had not been informed about the proposed construction of ground-based solar panel installations in the Township and requested Council convene a public meeting to enable the proponent company the opportunity to explain the benefits and impacts that solar panel sites would have in the community.  Council supported the request and a well-attended public meeting was held on November 3rd [...]
November 28, 2016 - News
The Board of Directors of Manitouwabing Lake Community Association is pleased to introduce a new committee that has been formed to compliment the ongoing services provided by the association.  The Public Affairs Committee (PAC) will be comprised of MLCA members and its mandate is to keep both members and non-members abreast of matters relating to the Township of McKellar. On a monthly basis the committee will report via this website on aspects of McKellar community news, bringing issues of importance to the attention of the public; review and sometimes explain the workings and decisions of McKellar Council as they affect all ratepayers; and relay details of regional, provincial and federal initiatives that influence our Township [...]
November 12, 2016 - News
A renewable energy company has applied to McKellar Council for endorsement of solar panel installations on private land in the Township and a public information session has been scheduled to address the proposal on Thursday, November 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. in council chambers. The need for this public meeting arises out of recent approaches to local landowners by Compass Energy Consulting to lease parcels of land for solar energy projects.  Leases would run for 20 years, with an annual fee paid to the landowner [...]
October 24, 2016 - News
FARMER The BAND is the BC based singer/songwriting team of Glen and Lourine Koide.  Though only two members, the multi-tasking multi-instrumentalists fill the stage with the sound of a full band.  Drums, bass, guitars, percussion and harmonica provide the soundtrack for their beautiful vocal harmonies.  They are touring Ontario to rave reviews and performing at the Strawhouse Gallery, Lakeside Drive and Centre Road, McKellar, on Friday, October 14th at 7p [...]
October 04, 2016 - News
What are your plans for this weekend?  Are you going to head outside and catch some of the fall colours? Or maybe it's a tradition to be your last weekend out on the water?  Whatever you have planned - why not join us on Sunday October 9th for our Thanksgiving Brunch or Dinner.  As always, our Executive Chef has put together an incredible traditional Thanksgiving menu for us to enjoy! Here are some of the details we know you need to make your plans to join us: Brunch available from 10:30 a [...]
October 04, 2016 - News