Augusta Matters: What’s Happening in Augusta
AND THE WINNER IS…. Thank you to everyone who participated in our ‘Augusta At It’s Best’ photo contest. The winning photo was a photo titled “River, age 2, enjoying the North Augusta ball diamonds play structure, on Labour Day weekend” submitted by Chelsea Amell. CONGRATULATIONS CHELSEA (and RIVER)!! Thank you again to everyone who submitted … Continue reading “And the Winner is….”
SHORT TERM RENTALS At the September 11, 2023 Council meeting, Council passed By-Law 3650-2023 – a By-Law to license and regulate short term rentals within the Township of Augusta. As such, anyone who has or is considering having a short term rental property (ex. AirBnB) will need to apply and be granted a license before … Continue reading “Notice of Passing: Short Term Rental By-Law”
NOTICE The front parking lot at the Township office is being ripped up, repaired and repaved. Effective today, Friday, September 15 until further notice (approx. Tuesday, September 19), visitors to the office will need to park in the back staff parking area and enter the building through the back (East) door. Signs are in place … Continue reading “NOTICE: Office Front Parking Lot Temporarily Closed”
NOTICE OF DISRUPTION OF SERVICE The parking lot at the township office is unexpectedly being rehabilitated today and we will have limited access for parking. Visitors will need to use the door at the very front of the building (that faces the road). Residents are encouraged to pay their taxes online. It is expected that … Continue reading “NOTICE: Disruption of Service”
COUNCIL HAS A ROOTIN’ TOOTIN’ GOOD TIME IN NORTH AUGUSTA On Labour Day – Monday, September 4, 2023, Augusta Township Council participated in the North Augusta Labour Day Festival Parade. The festival theme this year was “A Little Bit Country” so Council dressed up and decorated a float to fit the theme – they even … Continue reading “Council has a Rootin’ Tootin’ Good Time in North Augusta”
NEW WALKING TRACK Augusta Township Council joined Council from the Town of Prescott at the grand opening of the new Alaine Chartrand Community Centre at the Seymour Recreation Complex in Prescott. The grand opening, held on September 2, 2023, included the opening of the Augusta Walking Track. Created using funds donated by the Township, this … Continue reading “Augusta Walking Track at the Arena”
COUNCIL & STAFF CELEBRATE On Thursday, August 24, 2023, Council and staff held an end of summer BBQ to celebrate another great year in Augusta and to thank our summer students for their hard work this summer. Unfortunately, we were missing a few team members, but we still had a great lunch hour. GOOD LUCK … Continue reading “Council & Staff Celebrate”
Media Release For Immediate Release August 14, 2023 AUGUSTA RECREATION GETS SIGNIFCANT UPGRADE UNDER THE CANADA COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION FUND (CCRF) Maynard, Ontario – Mayor Jeff Shaver and Council were pleased to welcome MP Michael Barrett to the Roebuck Community Hall to recognize the significant contributions by the Federal Government to recreation in the Township of … Continue reading “Augusta Recreation gets Revitalized!”
OUR NEW TRUCK HAS ARRIVED! As part of this year’s budget, the Public Works Department purchased two new trucks. The first of these trucks, to be used for plowing this winter as well as dispersing gravel/topsoil, arrived last week. Unlike our current trucks, this one disperses materials on the passenger side of this truck which … Continue reading “Our New Truck has Arrived!!!”
IT WAS TIME, UNFORTUNATELY Back in 2020, Augusta Township retained a consulting firm to review the structure of the old Masonic Hall in North Augusta. At that time they reported rehabilitation work was needed in excess of $750,000 that would need to be undertaken to make the building safe for public occupancy. This did not … Continue reading “Old Masonic Hall Demolition”
Notices for 2023
- May is Building Safety Month!
- Have Your Say - New Website Feature
- Introducing Our New CAO
- CABN Homes Open House
- Diamond Bridge Reopens Early
- Farming for the SG Food Bank
- Economic Development Business Summit at MERC
- Emergency Preparedness Week (May 7-13)
- Local Student Earns Bronze Medal
- A Note from the Mayor as History will be made Tomorrow
- MEDIA RELEASE: Augusta Township Donates to Alaine Chartrand Community Centre
- Happy Last Day of School!
- We've Been Busy Bees for the Bees!
- Spencerville Fair Quilt Raffle
- Welcome to the Team!
- MERC's Playground Is Open for Play
- North Augusta's New Playground Open for Play!
- We're Booming!
- South Campbell Road Repairs Complete
- Spencerville Fair 2023 Fair Book Now Available