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Notice: Semi-Annual Hydrant Flushing & Winterization

Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 02:45 AM

Starting the week of October 19th, 2020, the Ontario Clean Water Agency, as part of their regular fall maintenance, will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the villages of L’Orignal, Vankleek Hill and Laurentian Park.

This procedure will ensure proper operation of the fire hydrants and help remove accumulated rust from the watermains. Consequently, this could result in a temporary drop in pressure or possible water discoloration (slight reddish colour), which can be cleared up by running a cold...

Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely

Posted on Thursday, October 08, 2020 07:45 PM

EOHU Reminds Residents to Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely

In light of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the region and across the province, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is reminding residents to keep public health measures in mind as they celebrate Thanksgiving this coming long weekend.

The health unit is strongly recommending that residents celebrate Thanksgiving only with individuals from their household. It is also recommending that residents avoid travelling outside of our area...

Tightening of Public Health Measures by the Province

Posted on Friday, October 02, 2020 08:30 PM

EOHU in Agreement with Tightening of Public Health Measures by the Province

The Ontario government announced on October 2nd that it is tightening public health measures to curb the rising number of COVID-19 infections in the province.

As of October 3rd, the province is making the use of face coverings mandatory in all public indoor settings in Ontario, including businesses, facilities and workplaces.

In addition, the government is pausing social circles and recommending that all Ontarians limit their...

Temporary COVID-19 Testing Centre Opening

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 04:45 AM

Temporary COVID-19 Testing Centre Opening
in Parking Lot at Calypso Waterpark in Limoges

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU), in partnership with Ontario Health East and paramedics from both Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry and Prescott-Russell, is opening a temporary COVID-19 testing centre in the parking lot of the Calypso waterpark in Limoges. The drive-through testing centre, located just off highway 417 at 2015 Calypso Street, will open on Thursday, September 24th and operate seven days a week...

Fall Leaf Collection - Date correction

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 01:00 AM

IMPORTANT NOTICE
Fall Leaf Collection
DATE CORRECTION

As part of the continuing waste diversion initiatives of the Township of Champlain, please be advised that a special curbside pickup of compostable material (leaves, branches, grass and cedar clippings) will be made during the WEEK OF NOVEMBER 9, 2020

Important

All compostable material are to be placed at the curbside (or edge of road) beginning on the Monday before 7:00 a.m. of the pickup week.

No vehicles will return to an area if pickup has already...