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Township Office
3 Pumpkin Point Road
R.R. #4
Echo Bay, Ontario, Canada
P0S 1C0
Phone: (705) 248-2395
Fax: (705) 248-1138


JANUARY 8, 2008

Laird Heritage Committee is looking for histories and photos of old buildings in the area, to be put on display at the Laird Hall. If you have information and/or photos please drop them off at the Township Office. We will copy pictures so you do not have to leave an original.
Residents are reminded that winter hours for the Disposal Site, November 1, 2007 to March 31, 2008, are Wednesday evenings 5-7 and Saturday 9-5.

A generator has been installed at Laird Hall to allow for this building to be used during an emergency. If there is a declared emergency, please proceed to Laird Hall for shelter. During phone or power outages the Ontario Provincial Police will be stationed at the Echo Bay Fire Hall on Highway 17. All emergency vehicles can be dispatched from this location. Council requests all persons to obey stop and yield signs within the municipality, as well as speed limits, posted or otherwise. The Sault Ste. Marie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police has been asked to closely monitor township roadways.
The Township of Laird was successful in receiving a grant of $20,000 from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to assist with upgrades to the Laird Hall.

You are reminded that registration for the SMART SERVE Course will be taken at the municipal office until Friday, January 11, 2008. The Smart Serve Course is scheduled for Wednesday, February 13, 2008, 7:00 p.m., Laird Township Office.

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