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
A "Mad River" red canoe is missing from our dock on Reins Way.  Please let us know if you have seen it or know where it can be found.  Contact: Marie Kilian at mariekilian@hotmail.com   Thank you.
September 28, 2016 - News
As you may remember, all Members of McKellar Council were invited to participate in a Q&A session following the MLCA Annual Meeting on Saturday, July 9th 2016.  Unfortunately, only the Reeve was able to attend.  Councillor Haskim was running the Minerva Park children's fishing derby and all other councillors had prior commitments.  For MLCA members who were unable to attend, here is a transcript of McKellar Reeve Peter Hopkins presentation: "Thank you for this special opportunity to bring you up-to-date on Council initiatives [...]
September 19, 2016 - News