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Request for Tenders: L'Orignal Standpipe Recoating Project

Invitation to Tender for L'Orignal Standpipe Recoating Project

Posted on Thursday, October 19, 2023 03:15 PM

Champlain, October 19, 2023 - The Township of Champlain is requesting tenders for the L'Orignal Standpipe Recoating Project.

A general description includes the rehabilitation of the existing water storage standpipe located at 675 Front St. West in L’Orignal, ON, including but not limited to scaffolding and hoarding to completely remove existing standpipe exterior coatings and reapply new exterior coating, complete removal and recoating of standpipe interior, and miscellaneous site safety...

Thank you to our daycare teachers!

Thank You to Our Child Care Workers and Early Childhood Educators!

Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 09:29 AM

Champlain Township, October 17, 2023 - Tuesday, October 17, 2023 is the 23rd annual Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day. This day recognizes the commitment, skills and hard work of Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) and staff who work with young children. Each year, the day is proclaimed by the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care (OCBCC), the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), municipalities and school boards across Ontario, and is marked by hundreds of child...

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NOTICE: Broken Watermain on Peter Street and Where to Get Water

Posted on Thursday, October 05, 2023 08:55 AM

Champlain, October 5, 2023 - Broken Watermain on Peter Street and Where to Get Water
Early this morning at around 6:45AM, a flatbed transport hit the hydrant at the corner of Peter and King Street causing a major leak to the L’Orignal Water Distribution System. Video footage shows a flatbed truck hitting the hydrant and never stopping - a “hit and Run”. The hydrant was part of the temporary bypass network for the watermain work being done on King Street and the main line feeding all of L’Orignal...

People at sewage plant accepting waste, barrels and trucks in background

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day 2023

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 11:23 AM

Champlain, October 4, 2023
The annual household hazardous waste collection day will be taking place this Saturday, October 7, from 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Dispose of your HHW (household hazardous waste) safely and easily.  It’s offered for free to residents of Champlain Township (proof of residence required). Where?: Hawkesbury Sewage Plant., 815 Main Street East, Hawkesbury, ON K6A 1B5
Visit our website for a comprehensive list of accepted products.

Glass of water on white background

Water Restored to King Street

Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 10:29 PM

Champlain, October 3 - The King Street watermain has been repaired and water has been restored 
Please be advised that due to the rinsing of the watermain, water may be cloudy or discoloured. This is only cosmetic and is safe to drink. It can be cleared up by running a cold water tap for a short period of time (about 15 minutes) or until it becomes colorless again.