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Easter Weekend 2020

Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 01:30 AM

Easter Weekend 2020

Easter is traditionally a time for gathering. But this year will be different because of COVID-19. There will be a time when we can come together to celebrate our tradition, but right now we need to stay home and stay safe in order to get back to our normal life as quickly as possible.

  • Call family and friends
  • Use technology to connect with others
  • Spread good time with the family who live with you
  • View a religious assembly on television or Internet

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Covid-19 Parks are closed

Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 03:45 AM

All recreational and sports facilities are closed until further notice.

Further to local restrictions introduced, the Province of Ontario has issued an emergency order under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act to close all outdoor recreational amenities.

What’s closed:

The following amenities within the township's parks are closed to the public to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

  • Park Modules
  • Playgrounds
  • Sports fields
  • Basketball and tennis courts
  • Beaches
  • Skateboard and BMX park
  • Picnic...

Notice: Fire Ban in Effect

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:15 PM


In order to ensure public safety and well-being during the evolving COVID-19 outbreak, the Township of Champlain has decided to issue a full fire ban in the Township of Champlain. There will be a complete ban on fires, including CAMP FIRES and OPEN AIR FIRES until further notice.

This is a proactive action to reduce the number of preventable human-caused fires and to limit non-essential calls for service during the COVID-19 outbreak to help ensure that staff...

COVID-19 Enforcement of special measures

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 01:15 AM

Municipal By-Law Officer Will Enforce Order Under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMCPA)

Champlain – April 2, 2020 - Under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMCPA), Municipal By-Law Enforcement Officers have been given the authority to enforce special measures while the province remains in a state of emergency which include:

  • Non-essential businesses that continue to operate;
  • People congregating in parks or using park amenities or equipment;
  • Gatherings of more...

COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing Centre

Posted on Wednesday, April 01, 2020 09:00 PM

Eastern Ontario Health Unit
April 1, 2020

Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Centre Opening in Casselman

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU), in partnership with the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital, is opening a drive-through COVID-19 testing centre in Casselman on Thursday, April 2nd, 2020. The centre is located at the EOHU’s Casselman office, at 872 Principale Street. The centre will be open Monday through Friday each week, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The aim of the drive-through...