The month of March will carry a pair of important meanings for the town of Kapuskasing.

The town has decided that they will make the month of March both Nutrition Month and also Epilepsy Month.

Mayor Alan Spacek says it’s always important to highlight community efforts.

Spacek says the two causes are important, and they hope to increase the awareness for both.

The requests came in from the Seizure and Brain Injury Centre as well as the Porcupine Health Unit.