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2022 Development Charges Background Study is now available

Posted on Monday, May 16, 2022 01:14 PM

In advance of the public meeting scheduled for May 31, 2022, the 2022 Development Charges Background Study is now available and has been posted to the Municipality’s website at www.leamington.ca/studies.

The draft Development Charges By-Law has also been made available and is included as Appendix G-1 of the Development Charges Background Study.

Reinvent This Space Winner Alissa Enns and Mayor Hilda MacDonald

Leamington’s Reinvent This Space Winner Announced

Posted on Friday, May 13, 2022 08:55 AM

Leamington will soon have a new business opening in its uptown.

Congratulations to Alissa Enns, winner of the Municipality of Leamington’s 2022 Reinvent This Space competition. Alissa, whose business idea is a plant-based bakeshop, will receive up to $15,000 in Community Improvement Plan (CIP) grant funding to cover 12 months of rent for an uptown Leamington storefront.

“The Plant-Based Bakeshop will be a community-focused café that brings people together in unique and innovative ways,” said...

Municipality of Leamington using drone technology for by-law enforcement

Posted on Thursday, May 12, 2022 11:38 AM

The Municipality of Leamington is using drone technology to enhance its by-law enforcement services by collecting information and evidence from a bird’s-eye view.

The Municipality’s By-law Enforcement division will utilize a Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS), also known as a drone, where authorized by law, to capture by-law infractions and gather evidence related to property standards/land maintenance issues and illegal cannabis facilities.

“We are always looking for ways to utilize technology...

Council Matters – May 10, 2022

Posted on Thursday, May 12, 2022 11:30 AM

At the Leamington Council meeting held on May 10, 2022, Council:

  • Received an information report regarding the Improving Monitoring and Public Reporting of Sewage Overflows and Bypasses Funding Program. Council approved retaining Stantec Consulting Ltd., to complete the design, installation and municipal support.
  • Deferred the decision on The Waterfront Destination Master Plan, prepared by thinc design, until the June 14, 2022, Council Meeting, to allow more time for Council consideration.
  • Approved...

Leamington Mill St. Markets Return

Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 10:30 AM

The Municipality of Leamington and the Leamington Arts Centre, with support from the Leamington Uptown Business Improvement Area (BIA) and The Bank Theatre are excited to announce the return of Mill St. Markets.

Held along Mill Street West in Leamington, the Mill St. Market is a one-of-a-kind, family-friendly, free, outdoor street festival featuring delicious street food, handcrafted items, craft beer and cocktails, local wine, musicians and artists.

Mill Street West will be closed, creating a pedestrian-only...