www.thehumm.com October 2012
Here’s to “Complete Streets”
Both the town o Mississii Mills nd the County o L-nrk should be coended or tking “Colete Streets”roch to the redeveloent o County Rod 16A roCounty Rod 29 to the Old own Hll, (Perth nd BridgeStreets in Alonte).Colete Streets re streets designed with ll rod usersin ind — edestrins, cyclists, nd not just crs. king Colete Streets roch to rod design ws one o nu-ber o recoendtions issued recently in the Cycling DethReview o the Ontrio Provincil Coroner. Te county willoer dierent otions or this reconstruction including notion or dedicted cycling lne long ortion o the reconstruc-tion. I urge you to ttend ublic oen house t the own Oce onOctober 4 ro 5 to 7pm nd voice your suort or this otion.At tie when helth gencies tell us tht children need t lestone hour dy o rigorous exercise nd when senior edestrinsnd it ore nd ore dicult to wlk our streets, it is rereshing tosee otions tht ebrce helthier nd ser liestyle or our co-unity. We’ve ll seen the television coercil o the soccer owho sys her kids get enough exercise becuse they ly soccer. It’stie our kids cn not only ly soccer, but lso rrive t their soccertches sely nd by bike.
— Je Mills, Cedar Hill
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R e a d e r s W r i t e
W h o ’ s R e a d i n g t h e H u m m
Availale from your local farmers this October: aples, beans, beets, broccoli, brussel sprouts, cabage, carots, cauliower,chard, corn, cukes, egplant, garlic, grapes, kale, leeks, salad mix, onions, parsnips, pepers, potatoes, pumpkins, rutabagas,squash, tomatoes, zucchini, fal raspberies, melons, honey, syrup, beef, lamb, pork, chicken and turkey.
Get Fresh with a Lanark County Farmers’ Market!
Almonte Pulic Library parking lot (beside the Beer Store)Saturdays, May to anksgiving,8:45 to Noon
MERA SchoohouseCounty Rd. 12 at Concession A Saturdays, May to anksgiving,9 to 1
RCAF Association Hal 44 Abo St. N. (next to the xed bridge)Saturdays, May to October 13,9 to 1
Market Squarecorner of Beckwith and Lake Ave.Saturdays, May to anksgiving,8 to Noon
Tay Basin across from Town Hal Saturdays, May to anksgiving,8 to 1 Wednesdays, July & Auust, 2 to 6
42 Mill Street, Almonte
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