The Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh is accepting applications for the above position to fill an upcoming vacancy at the Ashfield Landfill Site.
The Dungannon Community Alliance wants your ideas for the Dungannon Mural Project! To provide your ideas, thoughts and inspirations visit the online engagement platform.
'Kingsbridge the Musical V - What a Year It Was!' runs June 2, 3, 9 & 10, 2023 at 8 pm and June 4 & 11, 2023 at 2 pm.
The musical chronicles the excitement and patriotism of 1967, Canada’s Centennial year. Filled with humorous and poignant songs and scenes, the musical celebrates the sense of community, Expo 67 and the Leafs winning the Stanley Cup.
The May 2023 Council Meeting Monthly Highlights newsletter is available now.
Everyone has a role to play in an emergency. Emergency Preparedness Week is an opportunity for you to take action to ensure you are prepared to protect yourself, your family and your community during an emergency. This year, the theme is “Be Prepared. Know Your Risks.”
Mark your calendars - BBQ Beef dinner at the BCH, June 8, 2023. Take out available. Tickets sell out quickly, reach out to a BCH Member to get yours.
Ontario is gearing up for the fourth annual Provincial Day of Action on Litter, taking place on Tuesday, May 9, 2023. Ontario’s annual Day of Action on Litter encourages individuals, students, municipalities and businesses across the province to work together to raise awareness about the impacts of litter and waste and take part in a litter cleanup.
Be advised that the Regular Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 2nd at 9:00 a.m. has been cancelled.
With the recent rainfall received over the weekend, the Huron County Fire Chiefs have lifted the Open-Air Fire Ban. Please contact your local Fire Department for current rules and regulations regarding Open Air Burns.
Effective immediately, the Huron County Fire Chiefs have Declared an open air fire ban in Huron County. There will be no open-air burning permitted in Huron County until further notice.
The Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh invites artists to respond to an open call to participate in the Dungannon Mural Project. This project will see the creation of a public art mural in the community of Dungannon between July and September, 2023.
Based on the current precipitation forecast and watershed conditions, major flooding is not expected. Watercourses will respond quickly due to saturated soils and river levels that are already elevated from last week’s rain and snowmelt. Water levels are again likely to reach or exceed bankfull conditions resulting in ponding and minor flooding in typical low-lying areas.
Technical issues including device failure or malfunction occurred for the Council Meeting on March 20, 2023.
While the Municipality makes every effort to ensure that Live Streaming is available, it takes no responsibility for, and cannot be held liable for technical issues beyond its control.
A recording of the meeting is available on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/5Fx_Q6xNpKU
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
“Investments like these from the Ontario Trillium Foundation are valuable because the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh now has the opportunity to work with local communities and residents to identify priorities as well as targeted goals and actions,” said Lisa Thompson, MPP for Huron-Bruce. “Supporting the development of a strategic plan to guide the municipality’s future developments is very important and I hope everyone appreciates the opportunity they have to engage and participate.”
An Open House has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. (with remarks to begin at 6:30 p.m.) to review the draft recommendations for the Parks and Recreation Strategic plan that has been prepared over the last 6-months.
Read the February 2023 Council Meeting Monthly Highlights here!
Winter/Spring 2023 Newsletter now available!
R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited was retained by the Townships of Howick, North Huron and Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh to assess current landfill practices and to develop a recycling plan to accommodate the transition of recycling (Blue Box) from municipal collection and processing to Producer Responsibility. The transition is to proceed in accordance with the ‘Blue Box Regulation’ (O.Reg. 391/21) under the ‘Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016’.
2023 Benmiller Softball Registration is now open! Children born in 2018 - 2005 are eligible to play in our softball leagues.
Register before Friday, March 31, 2023 to avoid a late fee!
During the summer months the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh and the Lucknow & District Recreation Department welcome 12 students for seasonal positions.
St Helens Community Hall Board is hosting a Valentine's Day Roast Beef Dinner fundraiser on February 14, 2023. Advance tickets only. Proceeds go towards the St Helens hall projects. For tickets please call Barb at 519-528-2279 or Kathy at 519-528-3717
The combination of above-seasonal temperatures and light rain will result in a steady melt of the snowpack left from last week’s blizzard. Runoff generated from the snowmelt and rain will lead to saturated ground conditions and elevate water levels in rivers and streams throughout the watershed.