Ontario Works cheques available for pickup

Ontario Works cheques available for pickup

Due to the Canada Post mail disruption, Employment & Social Services Division will not be mailing Ontario Works cheques and will be distributing them through Employment & Social Services offices. The December 2018 Ontario Works pick up schedule can be found below for clients who receive their funds by cheque. For clients who have Direct […]

Top 10 reasons to shop local this holiday season

Top 10 reasons to shop local this holiday season

As the festivities of the holiday season swing into full gear, the Chatham-Kent Economic Development and the Small Business Centre are reminding people across the region to shop local. With less than a month until many of us are exchanging gifts with loved ones, the team at Economic Development have compiled a helpful reminder about […]

Riverview Drive closed today

Riverview Drive closed today

Riverview Drive in Chatham will be closed between Merritt Avenue and Orchard Heights Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for roadway surface repairs at sewer repair site. All lanes closed. Emergency vehicles permitted. Local traffic permitted up to work zone. A detour route runs from Merritt Avenue to Richmond Street to Keil Drive.

Breakfast with Santa at the WISH Centre

Breakfast with Santa at the WISH Centre

The public is invited this Saturday between 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. at the WISH Centre on King Street East in Chatham for a breakfast with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. The event is free and everyone is welcome. Salvation Army toy drive In partnership with the Salvation Army, police are collecting toys and gift cards […]

Outbreak of E.coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

Outbreak of E.coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, as well as the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the United States Food and Drug Administration, to investigate an outbreak of E. coli infections in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and several […]

Repair work delayed on New Scotland Line

Repair work delayed on New Scotland Line

Wet weather has pushed back the next phase of the New Scotland Line culvert repair to the week of November 26th. Work on culvert replacement between Kent Bridge Road and Mull Road was scheduled to begin November 12th. A 3.68 kilometre section of the road has been closed since May 5th when the culvert beneath […]

Christmas parades in Chatham and Wallaceburg this weekend

Christmas parades in Chatham and Wallaceburg this weekend

The holiday season begins with Christmas parades in Chatham and Wallaceburg this weekend. The Christmas Parade in Chatham is scheduled for Friday, November 16th at 6:30 p.m.  Those participating in the parade are asked to assemble on Sandys Street. Staging Area: Sandys Street between Grand Avenue West and McNaughton Avenue West Parade Route: Starting on […]

Salvation Army launches Christmas toy drive

Salvation Army launches Christmas toy drive

The Salvation Army Chatham-Kent Ministries have begun their Christmas toy drive for 2018. Toy donations can be left at: 46 Orangewood Boulevard, Chatham 600 Lowe Avenue, Chatham 18 Main Street East, Ridgetown New unwrapped toys are being accepted until December 10. Toys for children 12 and younger are being accepted. Captain Karen Holland told CKReview […]

Darrell Line closed Friday for culvert replacement

Darrell Line closed Friday for culvert replacement

Municipal officials say Darrell Line will be closed between St. Clair Road (Hwy 40) and Prince Albert Road Friday from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. Culvert will be replaced immediately east of 8929 Darrell Line. Access to 8929 Darrell Line from St. Clair Road and access to 8983 and 8984 Darrell Line from Prince Albert […]

Police collecting toys and gifts for children

Police collecting toys and gifts for children

In partnership with the Salvation Army, the Chatham-Kent Police Service is collecting toys and gift cards for children ages newborn to 12 years. If donating a toy, police ask that you leave it unwrapped. Donations can be dropped off at: Police Headquarters in Chatham Chatham-Kent Courthouse on Grand Avenue in Chatham Wallaceburg Service Centre Blenheim […]