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Grill safely this barbecue season

Posted on Tuesday, May 04, 2021 09:00 PM

GRILL SAFELY THIS BARBECUE SEASON

Champlain Township, May 5, 2021 - With the barbecue season under way across Ontario, Champlain Fire Department recommends taking a few safety precautions before grilling that first meal this summer.

“Barbecuing is one of the great pleasures of summer and the fire service wants to make sure everyone enjoys the season safely,” said Ghislain Pigeon, Director of Fire Services. “Before you fire it up for the first time this year, check and clean your...

10 trees a year - a young Champlain resident's initiative

Posted on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 09:00 PM

CHARLIE'S TREES

Wednesday, April 28 - Parks and Recreation Director Lisa Burroughs had the great pleasure to meet 7-year-old Charlie Kazak, accompanied by his family bubble, on Tuesday, April 27 at Mill Park. With his shovel, fertilizer, potting soil and tree, Charlie came ready to plant a tree at the municipal park in Vankleek Hill. With the help of family members, Charlie dug, cleaned and prepared the ground for his beautiful pine tree.

Charlie Kazak, 7 years old, recently moved to Champlain from...

National Day of Mourning

Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 11:15 PM

NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING 

On April 28, the Township of Champlain administration paused for a moment of silence at 11:00 a.m. to honor those who have lost their lives or suffered injury or illness on the job.

"The National Day of Mourning is not only a day to remember and honour those lives lost or injured due to a workplace tragedy, but also a day to collectively renew our commitment to improve health and safety in the workplace and prevent further injuries, illnesses and deaths." - Canadian Centre...

Stephens & St-Denis Streets Reconstruction

Posted on Monday, April 26, 2021 06:30 PM

STEPHENS STREET & ST. DENIS STREET RECONSTRUCTION

This notice is to advise you that Cornwall Gravel Co. Ltd. will soon be reconstructing Stephens Street and St. Denis Street. Construction is expected to start in mid-May and end in October.

EVB Engineering will be representing Champlain Township throughout the project.

More specifically, the project will include:

  • Full depth reconstruction of both streets and concrete curbs,
  • Localized repairs to the existing storm sewers, sanitary sewers & laterals,
  • Replacement...

Spring Clean Up Season

Posted on Monday, March 22, 2021 01:00 AM

Champlain, March 22, 2021— The nice weather is coming! It is therefore very tempting to start the spring clean up and even some renovations. Especially now that we have more time for these types of activities. Please respect regulations and make sure you know when the special collections are.

Annual Large Waste Items—Special Collection

Goodbye to your sofa, your furniture, your mattress, and your non-refrigerating appliances that clutter your home. Place all items no later than 6 a.m. on the Monday...