COUNTY COUNCIL HELPS OUT SOS ONCE AGAIN 1/11/2018 11:56:47 AM
Lennox and Addington Seniors Outreach Services came to County Council last night making a formal request for funding. They're looking for Council to make a budget allocation of $20,000 which will support many of the services SOS offers to County residents. Although a final funding approval will be made at budget time, County CAO Brenda Orchard made a suggestion to County Council to provide some money to SOS so they can meet Provincial funding application deadlines:
Councilor Gord Schermerhorn made a motion to provide SOS with $5,000 dollars for their programs, saying SOS really needs the full provincial funding:
Council voted in favor and the motion was carried.