Posted on Thursday, September 07, 2023 12:34 PM
Pedestrian Crossovers – What are PXOs?
The Highway Traffic Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.8 describes a Pedestrian Crossover (PXO) as any portion of a roadway distinctly indicated for pedestrian crossing by signs on the highway or other markings on the surface of the roadway as prescribed by the regulation. A PXO is a designated area that allows pedestrians to safely cross a roadway. PXOs are identified by special pavement markings, crossing signs and flashing lights. A per the Highway Traffic Act,...
Posted on Thursday, September 07, 2023 09:47 AM
The Smiths Falls Fire Department is calling on all residents of Smiths Falls to test their smoke alarms on September 28, 2023, as part of Test Your Smoke Alarm Day. Be prepared to be Saved by the Beep with working smoke alarms – it is your best chance to keep you and your family safe in the event of a fire.
The Town of Smiths Falls is joining communities across Ontario on September 28 by asking everyone to take a minute to ensure that there are working smoke alarms installed in their home.
Posted on Wednesday, September 06, 2023 02:10 PM
September 5, 2023
The Smiths Falls Heritage House Museum presents: Fall 2023
Smiths Falls, ON – Heritage House Museum is excited to launch a diverse line up of art displays and events for fall 2023.
Starting with a gallery exhibit, the 2023 Rideau Artists of the Year Showcase will be on display at the Smiths Falls Heritage House Museum from September 17 – October 15, highlighting the art pieces created during the Rideau Artist of the Year Competition.
To kick off fall events, Heritage House will be...
Posted on Tuesday, September 05, 2023 03:30 PM
William Street East from Victoria Avenue to Sussex Street will be closed from 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2023. Siemens will be completing track maintenance.
Posted on Tuesday, September 05, 2023 03:13 PM
A portion of the westbound turning lane on Beckwith Street South between Confederation Drive and Lombard Street will be closed on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Smiths Falls Fire Department will be completing training in the area. Please expect delays and plan routes accordingly.