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Vaudreuil-Dorion has chosen to offer a pdf version of a few general-interest publications.

Environmental policy

The City of Vaudreuil-Dorion is beginning a process of public consultations to find out more about its population’s priorities in an effort to draw up an environmental policy.  

Survey

Understanding your priorities when it comes to the environment enables us to set out the guidelines and objectives of our future environmental policy. As such, you are invited to complete this short survey before April 28, 2017. 

Evening consultation meeting

An evening consultation meeting in the form of facilitator-guided round-table discussions will take place at Centre Multisports on April 25 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. All Vaudreuil-Dorion residents are welcome to attend!

In order to establish the number of facilitators and the material required for the meeting, we ask that you register by contacting the Environment Division by phone at 450 455-3371, Option 1 or by email at environnement@ville.vaudreuil-dorion.qc.ca.

Submitting briefs

Organizations and citizens who wish to share their challenges and priorities with relation to the environment are also invited to submit a brief by email at environnement@ville.vaudreuil-dorion.qc.ca. before April 28, 2017.

Parking at Centre Multisports : Long-term zone to be added

The City of Vaudreuil-Dorion has decided to establish a long-term zone in the parking lot of Centre Multisports, close by the Vaudreuil train station. “Since last Monday, we have been studying the volume of traffic at the Centre Multisports parking lot and we see that we can free up space for users of the station. We are aware that the most difficult months are December, January and February when snow obstructs the space and takes up many parking places. Starting today, we will be providing 55 long-term parking spaces. This will not solve everything, but we are fully aware of the problems faced by our residents,” stated Mayor Guy Pilon.

On March 13th, Mayor Guy Pilon held a press conference to announce a new regulation for the Centre Multisports parking lot, namely a maximum stay of four consecutive hours. This decision resulted from numerous complaints filed by Centre Multisports users in recent months.

“While we’re waiting for the station parking lot to be finished, shuttle buses or a valet parking service like Saint-Lambert are a possibility for next winter. The AMT and the MTQ have to solve the problem. The number of people using the commuter train and the A-40 is constantly increasing. The Centre Multisports clientele is also growing and there have been numerous complaints about the lack of parking space since January. We can’t ignore this very legitimate request, as the parking lot belongs to Centre Multisports. Commuter train users also have their own space. The MTQ has the power to arrive at a solution. I will make sure that they don’t forget their commitment,” added Mayor Guy Pilon.

A meeting is scheduled between the AMT and Mayor Guy Pilon at City Hall on April 13th. The Mayor will discuss parking problems and measures to ease the situation.

French status

Vaudreuil-Dorion is a unilingually French city, a status that was determined by the Government of Québec.

In order for a municipality to offer services in both official languages, half of its population must be residents whose mother tongue is English, which is not currently the case for Vaudreuil-Dorion.

Because of this status, the Charter of the French language requires that only French be used in posting, writing and publishing documents, except where health or public safety also requires the use of another language.

Patrouille municipale

La patrouille municipale effectue la surveillance du territoire dans le but d’assurer la sécurité des citoyens.

Son mandat

La patrouille municipale assure un service de surveillance préventive et d’intervention en veillant au respect de la réglementation municipale en vigueur. Sur la route sept jours sur sept, elle garantit une prise en charge, via le réseau 311, de toutes les demandes reçues en dehors des heures d’ouverture des services municipaux.

Elle est également chargée d’assister les autres services publics afin de promouvoir la sécurité lors d’événements spéciaux ou majeurs. La patrouille municipale peut avoir à porter assistance aux agents de la Sûreté du Québec. Ses officiers ont un rôle complémentaire dans la prévention du crime par leur présence régulière au sein des différents quartiers de la ville.

Règlements appliqués par la patrouille

La patrouille municipale veille à l’application des règlements municipaux d’intérêt général, principalement le stationnement, les animaux, les nuisances, les matières résiduelles, l’utilisation de l’eau potable, et de manière générale la paix et l’ordre dans les parcs et espaces publics.

L'autorité des agents de la patrouille

Les patrouilleurs sont nommés et assermentés par le conseil municipal en tant qu’officiers municipaux. Ils ont le pouvoir d’émettre des constats d’infraction et de détenir un individu aux fins d’identification lors de la violation de règlements municipaux (art. 74 et 87 du Code de procédure pénale). Ils peuvent également être amenés à user de leur pouvoir de visite pour constater une infraction sur un terrain privé.

Joindre la patrouille municipale

Pour toute question ou commentaire sur la patrouille municipale, communiquez par courriel à infopmvd@ville.vaudreuil-dorion.qc.ca.