Augusta Township Council approves $85,000 to repair Champion Grader model 740A used for winter maintenance and road building and road maintenance Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Thursday, August 6, 2020) Augusta Council met on Monday, July 27, 2020, and authorized staff to proceed with the repair of … Continue reading “Augusta Township Council approves $85,000 to repair Champion Grader model 740A used for winter maintenance and road building and road maintenance”

Augusta Township Council creates an Agriculture and Rural Affairs (ARC) Committee and a Community Development Committee Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 29, 2020) At the July 27, 2020 Council meeting, Council agreed to replace its Planning Advisory Committee with an Agriculture and Rural Affairs (ARC) … Continue reading “Augusta Township Council creates an Agriculture and Rural Affairs (ARC) Committee and a Community Development Committee”

Augusta Township Municipal Emergency Control Group reacts to Premier Ford’s stage 3 opening of the economy in Leeds and Grenville Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 22, 2020) The Augusta Municipality Emergency Control Group met on Thursday, July 16, 2020 to consider aligning the township with … Continue reading “Augusta Township Municipal Emergency Control Group reacts to Premier Ford’s stage 3 opening of the economy in Leeds and Grenville.”

Augusta Township invites its residents to complete a community survey. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 15, 2020) Over the past several decades, Augusta Township and surrounding municipalities have experienced the loss or reduction of traditional manufacturing forcing a shift to knowledge, service and creative-based economies … Continue reading “Augusta Township invites its residents to complete a community survey.”

Augusta Council gives go ahead on a joint request for proposal (RFP) with the Town of Prescott for a joint economic development study. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 8, 2020) At a special Council meeting held on Monday, July 6th, 2020 Council approved a motion … Continue reading “Augusta Council gives go ahead on a joint request for proposal (RFP) with the Town of Prescott for a joint economic development study.”

Augusta Council wishes everyone a Happy Canada Day! Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 1, 2020) What a difference a year makes! In March of 2020, COVID 19 hit Canada and necessitated closures by the provincial government of everything that was not declared to be an … Continue reading “Augusta Council wishes everyone a Happy Canada Day!”

Augusta Council welcomes South Nation Conservation’s public conservation area in Augusta Township and receives COVID-19 updates from Staff. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 24, 2020) On June 1st, 2020, John Mesman, Team Lead, Communication and Outreach at South Nation Conservation (SNC) wrote to me regarding their … Continue reading “Augusta Council welcomes South Nation Conservation’s public conservation area in Augusta Township and receives COVID-19 updates from Staff.”

Augusta unanimously adopts a Pollinator Promotion Program and opts to apply for designation with the Bee City Canada Program. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 17, 2020) At its special Council meeting held on Monday, June 15th, 2020, Council learned that the pollinating populations of insects … Continue reading “Augusta unanimously adopts a Pollinator Promotion Program and opts to apply for designation with the Bee City Canada Program.”

Augusta Township meets its Summer Company entrepreneurs. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 10, 2020) On June 3rd, 2020, the Leeds Grenville Small Business Enterprise Centre (LGSBEC) launched its annual Summer Company program via a Zoom virtual meeting.  Summer Company is a Government of Ontario funded … Continue reading “Augusta Township meets its Summer Company entrepreneurs”