Augusta Matters: What’s Happening in Augusta
Last week, Public Works Manager Brad Thake presented a few members of the Public Work Department with Years of Service Recognition Awards. Tyler Cuffe and Mark Dawson were each recognized for 5 years of service and Tom Shorey was recognized for his 20 years of service with the township. CONGRATULATIONS and THANK YOU for your … Continue reading “Years of Service Recognized”
At the September 26 Council meeting, Council proclaimed October 1-7, 2022 Cadet Week in Augusta Township. You can learn more about the 661 Lt. W.F. Sharpe Royal Canadian Air Cadets Squadron on their website.
The Government of Canada indicated that, “the day has been created to give everyone an opportunity to recognize and commemorate the legacy of residential schools” – which more than 150,000 First Nations, Metis and Inuit children were forced to attend between the 1830s and 1997. This date coincides with Orange Shirt Day, which began in … Continue reading “National Day for Truth and Reconciliation”
Check out our ad on 107.9 Moose FM. Don’t forget to keep your Voter Information Letter in a safe place when they arrive over the next few weeks – you’ll need them to vote! If you haven’t received your letter by October 14, please visit the Township Office (3560 County Road 26).
This week Augusta Township staff were all smiles knowing they were helping their community while enjoying some yummy cookies. Proceeds from Tim Horton’s #SmileCookie go towards supporting local charities like hospitals, food banks and children’s programs. All proceeds from smile cookies from both Prescott Tim Hortons locations are going toward the new arena in Prescott. … Continue reading “Augusta Township Staff ‘Smile’!”
During the Augusta Township Library Board meeting held on Tuesday, September 30, 2022 Councillor Michele Bowman presented Head Librarian Angela Knights with a certificate recognizing her 20 years of service at the library. Angie started with the library back in May, 2000. CONGRATULATIONS ANGIE!
On Wednesday, September 14, 2022 the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit held their annual Rabies Clinic at the Augusta Township Public Works Garage. 42 dogs and 20 cats are now protected from getting rabies! Under Provincial law, dogs and cats (including those kept indoors) must be vaccinated for rabies as soon as they are 3 … Continue reading “2022 Rabies Clinic a Success”
Are you coming to check things out at the International Plowing Match? If you are, make sure you stop by our booth and say HI! The International Plowing Match runs from September 20-24, 2022. Visit their website for more information and to purchase tickets to the event: https://www.plowingmatch.org/ipm2022/
Our Recreation/Public Works Department was at MERC last week installing the new basketball net. Posted September 15, 2022
Our Public Works Department has been working on Jones Court in Maitland this week. Cattails have been removed from the ditches to allow water to drain properly. Posted August 24, 2022
Notices for 2022
- A New Face in Public Works
- Mill Run Conservation Area - Pollinator Habitat Restoration
- Augusta Fire Rescue's New Tanker
- The Office Needed to "Shed" a Few Pounds...
- Maitland Disc Golf Course Adds More Holes & A Bridge
- Augusta's Fire Chief For A Day
- North Augusta Soccer Field Facilities Get an Upgrade