News & Announcements


Notice of Election Information

Published: December 27, 2023
Notice Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Rural Municipality of Morell that a Municipal Election will be held on January 8, 2024 to elect a Mayor and 1 Councillor for the Rural Municipality of Morell.

Notice of Candidates for Upcoming Election for Mayor

Published: December 22, 2023
There will be an election for Mayor on January 8th, 2024. Candidates are Corrine Hendricken-Eldershaw and Danny Kelly.

Extension of Nomination for 1 Councillor Position

Published: December 22, 2023
One week extension on nominations for 1 Councillor position -Deadline December 29th, 2023.

Official Notice: By-Election Nomination Period Opens December 13th

Published: December 8, 2023
We are pleased to announce the commencement of the nomination period for the upcoming by-election in our community on Wednesday, December 13th. A Municipal By-Election will be held on Monday, January 8, 2024, to elect the mayor and 1 councillor for the Rural Municipality of Morell.

A Letter From The Morell & Area Early Learning Center and the Morell Consolidated School

Published: June 20, 2023
A heartfelt request to our community from the Morell & Area Early Learning Center and the Morell Consolidated School.

Programs for Assistance for Tree Damage due to Fiona

Published: May 26, 2023
The available provincial reforestation assistance programs do not permit the municipality to represent the collective group of residents in order to meet the minimum property size criteria. However, provided is a list of available programs, some suitable for smaller property owners. 

Community Survey for the MADC

Published: May 26, 2023
Share your opinions and complete the MADC's Community Survey. You could win 1 of 3 $100 Gift Cards to the Morell Consumers Co-op.

Hon. Jane MacAdam appointed to the Senate of Canada

Published: May 9, 2023
Congratulations to the Hon. Jane MacAdam on this remarkable achievement. We are proud to have her representing our community in the Senate of Canada, and we wish her all the best in her new role.

Retirement Announcement

Published: April 27, 2023
  Please join the Rural Municipality of Morell’s Mayor and Council in extending best wishes to Jennifer Phelan, who has retired after 8 years of service as the CAO of Morell. The CAO (Chief Administrative Officer) is the key position in any size community from the smallest to the largest…

Post Fiona Possible Reforestation Opportunities

Published: April 20, 2023
As a result of Hurricane Fiona, many Islanders lost trees on their private lots, in some cases a significant number of trees. The Rural Municipality of Morell is asking residents who lost trees to let the municipal office know the following: The size of their property The size of the…

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History Fact

The first hockey rink in Morell was built in 1914. Morell's hockey players were known as, "The Dreadnoughts."

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