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Champlain Township Welcomes Its New Civil Engineering Technologist

Posted on Thursday, June 10, 2021 09:00 PM

CHAMPLAIN TOWNSHIP WELCOMES ITS NEW CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST

Champlain, June 11, 2021 — The Township of Champlain is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr. Benjamin Lalonde to the newly created position of Civil Engineering Technologist. He began his new duties on Monday, June 7, 2021.

Mr. Lalonde has a college diploma in civil engineering technology—construction and various certifications in occupational health and safety. He was most recently an estimator at Asco Constructions...

South Nation Conservation Declares Level 1 Low Water Condition

Posted on Monday, June 07, 2021 03:00 AM

­­­SOUTH NATION CONSERVATION DECLARES LEVEL I LOW WATER CONDITION

June 4, 2021 - Despite the rain received this week, South Nation Conservation (SNC) has issued a Level I Low Water Condition for its entire watershed in Eastern Ontario. 

Due to a drier than usual spring and the lack of precipitation, conditions in the South Nation River Watershed now meet the threshold for a Level I Low Water status under the Ontario Low Water Response Program.

 Low Water Conditions are determined based on...

New Director of Public Works

Posted on Sunday, June 06, 2021 10:45 PM

NEW DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS

Champlain, June 7, 2021 - The Township of Champlain is pleased to welcome Sebastien Levesque as Director of Public Works. Reporting to Paula Knudsen, Chief Administrative Officer, Mr. Levesque will provide leadership and strategic direction to a portfolio of operations services to maintain and enhance the Township’s transportation infrastructure, water and sewer services, facilities and dry waste disposal site. The Director plays a key role in ensuring service delivery...

Counties of Prescott-Russell are getting together for Canada Day Celebrations

Posted on Wednesday, June 02, 2021 09:15 PM

COUNTIES OF PRESCOTT-RUSSELL ARE GETTING TOGETHER FOR CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS

Prescott-Russell, June 1st, 2021- Each year, thousands of residents and visitors come together on July 1 to celebrate Canada Day in different locations in Prescott-Russell. This year, for the first time ever, all municipalities and CAPRAC are getting together to offer Canada PR 2021. All counties are happy to have their municipal teams join forces to offer a unique event to their citizens and are inviting the community...

Township lowering flags for 215 hours to honour 215 children found at Kamloops residential school

Posted on Tuesday, June 01, 2021 03:00 AM

Township of Champlain flags have been lowered to half-mast from Monday, May 31, 2021, to June 9, 2021, in memory of the 215 children whose remains were discovered on the site of a former Kamloops, B.C. residential school on May 28, 2021.  This period of mourning is reflective of one hour for every child whose life was lost.

On May 28, Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc Chief Rosanne Casimir announced that with the assistance of a specialist in ground-penetrating radar, the remains...