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Champlain Firefighters are Recognized and Honoured at 2023 Awards Ceremony

Posted on Friday, September 15, 2023 01:23 PM

September 15, 2023, Township of Champlain – The 2023 Champlain Firefighters’ Recognition Ceremony took place during last night’s Council Committee of the Whole meeting where 50 of Champlain’s current and recently retired firefighters were honoured for their exemplary service to the community of Champlain Township.

Out of Champlain’s 50 firefighters, 14 were highlighted for having reached important milestones in their careers and awarded medals, bars, and certificates for their years of service. ...

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Main Street Road Closure: Festival of Flavours

Posted on Saturday, September 09, 2023 09:00 AM

Main Street Road Closure for Festival of Flavours

Please be advised that Main Street in Vankleek Hill will be closed all the way to Bertha Street, on Sunday, September 10 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the Festival of Flavours. Visit the Excellent Events page for information about the festival programming. Thank you for your cooperation. 

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Champlain Township is Looking for a Senior Planner

Posted on Friday, September 08, 2023 12:58 PM

Township of Champlain, September 8, 2023 - The Township of Champlain is currently seeking to hire a Senior Planner.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer and working closely with other Department Heads, this position is responsible for the development, recommendation, and implementation of planning policies, strategies, and by-laws to guide the future growth of the municipality.

This position will also work closely with Senior Staff and Council to attract and retain new and existing...

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Applications for 2024 Municipal Grants Now Open

Posted on Friday, September 01, 2023 10:35 AM

Champlain, September 1, 2023 - Applications for 2024 Municipal Grants Now Open
From September 1st to October 15th, non-profit community groups and organizations can apply for funding from the Township for 2024 projects. Apply now for the community grant, the special events grant or the facility usage grant.

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Recognition of the Traditional Lands of Champlain Township

Posted on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 01:39 PM

August 30, 2023 Township of Champlain - On August 28, 2023, Mayor Normand Riopel of Champlain Township met with the Algonquins of Ontario Representative, Jim Meness, to talk about the history of the area, some of the big projects in Champlain Township, and the current work being done by the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan in Eastern Ontario.    

The Township has prepared a land acknowledgment statement to recognize the history of the Algonquins.  The statement will be used to preface any reference to the...