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Municipal Government: Verona is in the Portland District of South Frontenac Townshipwww.township.southfrontenac.on.ca
Portland’s councillors are two of the eight who serve the Township:
Bill Robinson, Harrowsmith Ontario 613-372-1170
John McDougall, Verona Ontario 613-374-2516
PoliceVerona is served by the Ontario Provincial Police from their detachment office on Hinchinbrooke Road, just off Road 38, a few kilometres south of Verona.
Fire & AmbulanceVerona is served by local fire and emergency medical personnel. Dial 911 to report an emergency.
Dump / RecyclingThe Portland landfill is about 3 km. south of Verona on Road 38. For information on hours and acceptable items for dumping and recycling, please visit the South Frontenac website
Post OfficeLocated on Main Street (Road 38)
Hours: M-F 9:00 – 5:30 Sat. 9 – 12:00
Southern Frontenac Community Services Corporation (SFCSC)Located in Sydenham, Ontario, SFCSC has been providing services to rural residents since 1989. SFCSC is a not-for-profit, incorporated organization serving seniors, physically disabled adults, low-income and at risk families under the Long Term Care and Family Services umbrella.
We provide 16 seniors programs inclusive of: Meals on Wheels, Diners Club, transportation, home visits, caregiver/bereavement support, foot care, respite and a volunteer hospice service. The Family Services portfolio provides services in Frontenac County for all low income and struggling families/individuals. Some of the financial assistance programs include: utility bank, rent bank, access to affordable housing, energy source equipment upgrades, food security (food bank and good food box) and a Rural Women's Support Group, a monthly support group for women held on the last Wed. of every month from 2-4 pm at 4419 George St., Sydenham. Transportation is available for women in Verona and surrounding areas. Please call in advance to arrange. Tel: 613-376-6477 Toll free: 1-800-763-9610
For more information, see our website at www.sfcsc.ca.
SchoolsPrince Charles Public School: The elementary school serving Verona area from Godfrey in the north to Hartington in the south.
Sydenham High School (Sydenham): Serves Verona and most of South Frontenac Township
St. Patrick Catholic School (Harrowsmith): The elementary separate school serving Verona and area.
LibraryVerona is served by the Kingston, Frontenac Public Library system, whose closest branch is in the Princess Anne building at 5597 Road 38 in Hartington.
Hours: Mon. & Weds. 1-4 & 6-8: Sat: 1-4
Frontenac Community Futures Development CorporationThe Frontenac Community Futures Development Corporation builds business and helps grow strong communities. Whether you are considering starting a small business in the Frontenacs, seeking advice or financing for your existing business or requiring assistance for your community project, we can help you.
The Frontenac CFDC is a private, non-profit corporation, run by a volunteer board of directors and is funded by Industry Canada.