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Spring Hydrant Flushing 2023

Posted on Friday, April 21, 2023 10:26 AM

Flushing of the municipal water system will begin on Monday, May 1 and continue through Friday, May 19, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3 p.m.

This procedure will remove accumulated rust from the watermain that may have formed on the pipe walls. The water flow is increased and the water is flushed through the hydrants. Operations are performed using predetermined flushing routes that facilitate a better cleaning. This procedure is essential to ensure optimal system performance and excellent...

Baby with cloth diaper

New Diaper Grant Program

Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2023 08:00 AM

April 20, 2023, Champlain Township - Champlain Township wants to help new parents!  In an effort to protect the environment, the Township of Champlain is proud to offer $200 per year in financial assistance to purchase at least 10 cloth diapers to families living in Champlain. Cloth diapers are affordable, easy to use and environmentally friendly.

A $200.00 grant will be given per family, per year, per purchase of ten cloth diapers. Families can apply for a diaper grant each year until the...

Power Outage and Flood Watch

Power Outage and Flood Watch in Champlain

Posted on Thursday, April 06, 2023 02:50 PM

April 6, 2023, 2:45 p.m. Champlain Township - Although power has been restored to most of the residents of Vankleek Hill, power is still out for many Champlain residents. Those along the river need to be prepared to protect their property in case of flooding.

Power Outage

Updated on Wednesday, April 5, 8:45 pm.

Hydro One advises that Champlain residents should prepare for several hours in the dark as crews focus on 911 calls  like fires or live lines that are down. They then focus on restoring...

Active Job Offer and Request for Tenders/Proposals/Quotations

Posted on Monday, April 03, 2023 07:31 AM

Job Offer

Champlain Township is now hiring two seasonal positions. For more information, visit our Career and Volunteer page. Sign up to receive all of Champlain Township's job postings by clicking on Receive email updates at the bottom of the Career and Volunteer page.

Parks and Recreation Junior Attendant (2 Seasonal Positions)

The Township of Champlain is seeking dynamic and motivated young individuals to fill two (2) seasonal summer positions as Junior Attendant for the Parks and Recreation...

A 2023 Budget that is Accessible Despite Inflation

A 2023 Budget That Is Accessible Despite Inflation

Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 01:53 PM

Champlain, March 17, 2022 – At a Special Council meeting on March 16, the Township of Champlain's Council was presented the 2023 municipal budget of $25.7 million, with an operating budget of $15,606,335 and capital projects of $10,094,488. The municipal budget will be approved at the regular meeting on Wednesday, March 22.

For 2023, the property tax bill is increased by 3.6%. An increase of 1% represents $71,756 for the Township of Champlain. For a house with an average property assessment of...