Welcome to Northumberland - a thriving, south-eastern Ontario community strategically positioned along Highway 401 to access both Toronto and Kingston within a 1 to 1.5 hours drive. Northumberland County offers a range of living experiences from historic towns to scenic rolling rural areas to spectacular water settings on Rice Lake, the Trent River and Lake Ontario. The County of Northumberland is the upper tier level of municipal government that weaves together seven diverse, yet complementary municipalities.
Media Release: Tonnes of success: results from new equipment at recycling plant surpass landfill diversion and cost savings goals
Media Release: Students get live civics lesson during Local Government Week
Media Release: County launches challenge encouraging Northumberland to get "Great Taste' while making 'Less Waste'
Media Release: Joint emergency services base for Roseneath moves forward, with plans for 2017
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