Splash Pad in Gemmill Park

Our Community Splash Pad WILL Open Tomorrow

Posted on Saturday, May 22, 2021 12:01 PM

In yesterday’s announcement we let you know the splash pad would remain closed this weekend. This decision was made in line with the information we had from the province.

We have since confirmed on the Province of Ontario’s website that their ban on splash pads has been updated since the Thursday announcement. Splash Pads have been moved to “before” step 1 category meaning they are now permitted.

This came as a surprise late on Friday evening. There is work involved in opening for the season....

Mississippi Mills Victoria Day Weekend 2021: What Residents Can and Can’t Do

Posted on Friday, May 21, 2021 02:20 PM

“COOL” UPDATE: May 22nd Noon - Splash Pads have been moved to the permitted category by the province. Staff are preparing and our Gemmill Park Splash Pad will open Sunday 9:00am!


Mississippi Mills Emergency Management and Municipal Operations met to review the Province of Ontario’s New Three Step Roadmap and potential impacts on Municipal facilities to determine which services could be available for this holiday long weekend. Current data provided by our district health unit...

Council Highlights - May 18, 2021

Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 04:55 PM

Highlights of the May 18, 2021 Council Meeting

Council received a delegation by John Miotla to relocate the Inferno Jr Hockey Club to Almonte. The team is currently based out of Carp and is exploring the opportunity to relocate to Almonte. If the Jr. C team moves, home games will be Saturdays at 7 p.m.

Council appointed two (2) members of Council to the Community Safety Fire and Emergency Plan Steering Committee (CSFEP). The CSFEP will assess key components of service delivery for Emergency Management...

Special Council and Committee of the Whole May 27, 2021

Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 04:41 PM

A Special Council meeting will be held on Thursday,  May 27, 2021 at 5:15 pm with Special Committee of the Whole following immediately after.

To access the agendas please visit: and click on the meeting date in the calendar. Please note the PDF version of the agenda is currently not available on the calendar but can be found by clicking the links below:

Special Council Agenda May 27, 2021

Special Committee of the Whole Agenda May...


Fireworks Safety

Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 08:00 AM

May 20, 2021

To minimize the risk of fire and burn injury, the Mississippi Mills Fire Department reminds everyone to be cautious with fireworks and have a safe weekend.  Everyone should follow Provincial Guidelines and if they choose to use fireworks, know the rules, and ensure everyone is safe.

Fireworks can be dangerous when not used properly.  When choosing to have fireworks, they must be used on personal property.  No permit or notification to the fire department is required.