Pacte Rural grants
On September 18th, during the monthly meeting of the Memphremagog MRC’s mayors, grants for five local projects under the Pacte rural program were announced. The municipality of Stanstead Township will receive $10,000 to hire an agent to work on a development plan. Action Memphré Ouest will get $23,100 to renew a position for a development agent. The Regie intermunicipale du parc regional Massawippi will also get $23,100 for the renewal of a development agent position. The North Hatley Recreation Society will receive $12,000 to renovate a beach building and the Ile du Marais nature reserve will receive $10,612 to fix up its observation tower and lookout point.