Read the November 2022 Council Meeting Highlights here!
Due to low Chlorine in the system caused from a leak, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice is in effect for your residence. The Notice will be lifted once samples taken have been cleared. This may take several days.
The Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh is accepting applications for the above positions to fill within the Public Works Department. Reporting directly to the Public Works Superintendent, the position will provide a variety of snow and ice removal maintenance, construction, and repair service to roads equipment and Township property.
The Environmental Assessment Process (EA) for the expansion of the Century Heights Water System is moving forward. The well has been drilled, pump tests have occurred, and the Source Water Protection committee is reviewing the findings.
The Open House style meeting will have some display boards, that are prepared by our Engineers, B.M. Ross & Associates, and a presentation with time for questions and comments after.
For more information visit the Project Page.
Highlights from the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh Council Meetings in October are now available at https://acwtownship.ca/government/agendas-minutes. Let us know what you think of the Council Meeting Monthly Highlights by commenting below or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2022-2023 Public Skating Schedule can be viewed here.
The Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh invites applications for the position of member of the Economic Development Committee (EDC).
Members of the EDC have the opportunity to share their knowledge, networks, experience and unique perspective to animate the Township’s vision of ACW as a diverse, thriving and sustainable economy and rural community.
Pursuant to the Development Charges Act 1997, the Council of the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh has passed a Development Charges By-law. By-law No. 68-2022 passed on Tuesday September 20, 2022, sets out a range of charges to be collected from new residential and non-residential development.
Sealed quotations, clearly marked as to contents will be received until Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. for the rental of municipally owned farmland at various locations for the 2023 to 2026 planting seasons. Full details can be found on the Tenders & RFP page or contact the Township Office.
In this 3 certificate program, participants will obtain WHMIS and Workplace Safety Certificates through online self-study and their Safe Food Handling in person in Dungannon to become food
safety specialists. This Safe Food Handling Certification course covers principles of sanitary food service and Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point procedures. The Safe Food Handling Certificate is good for 5 Years and include a day of instruction and a one hour exam reserved for the end of the day. Participants are required to achieve a mark of 70% or above to pass the exam and
become certified. Participants must show photo identification before writing the Safe Food Handling exam. Access to the WHMIS and Workplace Safety course will be provided beforehand.
In this 2 Day Red Cross Training program, participants will receive their Red Cross First Aid & CPR Certifications in a live-hands-on class. These skills are essential for those looking to become babysitters as well as for employees, first responders, instructors and training partners. Each course is delivered in easy-to-follow steps with practical hands-on components and a variety of training materials.
Find out information about the 2022 Municipal Election.
Read the September 2022 Council Meeting Monthly Highlights here!
September 9, 2022- Safe results have been received from samples collected form the Benmiller Drinking Water System. For that reason the Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been lifted. Thank you for your co-operation. We truly appreciate your patience. For more information contact VEOLIA WATER CANADA: 519 524-6583 ext. 317
All flags at the Municipal Official will be lowered to half-mast in a mark of respect following the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Flags will be lowered to half-mast to recognize the period of official mourning.
September 8, 2022- Safe results have been received from samples collected form the Huron Sands Drinking Water System. For that reason the Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been lifted. Thank you for your co-operation. We truly appreciate your patience. For more information contact Veolia Water Canada: 519 524-6583 ext. 317
Attention Residents 33809 Airport Rd (Meneset). We are aware that there was no waste collection on Monday September 5, 2022 as scheduled. Waste Management will be out on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 for pick-up. Sorry for any inconvenience. Reminder, for all residents please phone Waste Management for missed pick-ups 1 (888) 730-3344.
Now available! The August Council Meeting Monthly Highlights.
After September 1, you must apply to your municipal clerk if you want to add your name to the list or correct your information. You have until the close of voting on October 24 to apply for any changes. If you want to change your school support, you must contact MPAC. If you are applying to add your name to the voters’ list, you will be asked to provide proof that you are eligible to vote.
Notice is hereby given to the electors of the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh that during the period commencing on May 2, 2022, and competed on Nomination Day, August 19, 2022, the following persons filled all necessary papers, declarations and fees and as Clerk, I am satisfied that such personas are qualified and that their Nominations satisfy the requirements of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996. I have, therefore, certified such candidates for the office which follows their respective name.
Trustee Candidates have been certified by the Clerk who is responsible for receiving those nominations.
Read the Summer/Fall 2022 Newsletter here.
The Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh is holding a public meeting to discuss implementing a Development Charges By-Law. Development charges are fees on new developments that fund growth-related costs to the Township, as governed by the Development Charges Act, 1997. This By-Law will set out the new development charge rates.
Read the July Council Meeting Monthly Highlights here.
In the Fall of 2021, Council initiated the process of a Development Charges Background Study. The Development Charges Background Study has been prepared for review.