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Posted Friday, March 17, 2017

C:\Users\jennifera\Desktop\Aboyne Opening ABOYNE ON- The County of Wellington, the Wellington County Library Board and the County Social Services Committee officially re-opened the new Aboyne Library branch and Children's Early Years Division offices today.
The new modern design of this multi-purpose building allows for a seamless integration between library services and the Children's Early Years Division office space.
"We've modernized and revitalized this library branch," said Warden Dennis Lever. "We've...

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Posted Friday, March 10, 2017

Hillsburgh Ground Breaking HILLSBURGH ON- The County of Wellington held a ground breaking ceremony today celebrating the start of construction on the new Hillsburgh Library.
"We are pleased to begin the final phase in the re-development of the County’s library system," said Warden Dennis Lever. "The new Hillsburgh Library, located in a modern public facility, will serve the needs of the growing community for years to come."
The new library at 9 Station Street is located on the lands that...

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Posted Monday, March 06, 2017

WELLINGTON COUNTY- The Children’s Early Years Division at the County of Wellington has launched a social media campaign, and we want to hear from you! The County is looking for input from parents and guardians on the current licensed child care system for children birth to 12 years of age. 
The “Deserve it. Demand it.” campaign complements are larger campaign currently running in the County’s service delivery area of Guelph and Wellington County. 
Let’s...

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Posted Friday, February 24, 2017

WELLINGTON COUNTY– On Wednesday, February 22, County Councillor and Past Warden George Bridge, was re-elected to the position of Chair of the WOWC Economic Development Sub-Committee.
The WOWC is working on an economic development strategy to grow the regional economy. The strategic action plan will underline the region’s commitment to working together and speaking with one unified voice on critical economic issues in southwestern Ontario. The strategic action...

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Posted Friday, February 24, 2017

WELLINGTON COUNTY- The County of Wellington has received a grant from the Government of Ontario to support local immigration initiatives. The County was informed late last week that they will be receiving $98, 574.00. The funds will go toward a two-year initiative and will be based out the County of Wellington’s Economic Development Division. 
Year-one focuses on information gathering and developing strategies to enhance the attraction of global talent to rural...

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