Creighton and South Street Survey Work

Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 08:40 PM

Loyalist Township has started preliminary survey work for future infrastructure projects in the area of County Road 2, Creighton and Potter Drive in Odessa with some work on South Street. Currently the project includes upgrading Potter Drive to Collector Road status and replacement/installation/repair of watermain, sanitary sewer and right-of-way drainage improvements in the area.  Loyalist Township in conjunction with local developers and County of Lennox & Addington is investigating other...

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Ontario Issues 4 Week Stay-At-Home Order Effective April 8

Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 04:39 PM

Effective Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 12:01 a.m., the Ontario government is issuing a province-wide Stay-at-Home order requiring everyone to remain at home except for essential purposes.

In a news release, the Ontario government defined trips for essential purposes as:

  • Going to the grocery store or pharmacy;
  • Accessing health care services (including getting vaccinated);
  • For exercise close to home and with the people you live with;
  • For work that cannot be done remotely.

New Public Health Measures...

Provincial Emergency Brake Shutdown Begins April 3

Posted on Thursday, April 01, 2021 03:50 PM

On Thursday, April 1st, 2021 the Ontario government imposed a province-wide shutdown that will come into effect at 12:01am on Saturday, April 3rd. At this time, the KFL&A public health region will be under shutdown for at least four weeks. The provincewide emergency brake will put in place time-limited public health and workplace safety measures to help to stop the rapid transmission of COVID-19 variants in communities, protect hospital capacity and save lives.

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Spring Brush Collection Begins April 12

Posted on Thursday, April 01, 2021 10:11 AM

Public Works crews will collect brush throughout mainland Loyalist Township beginning on Monday, April 12. Brush for collection must be placed at the roadside no later than 7:00 am on April 12. Yard waste is not included in this collection.

  • Each household is allowed a maximum of one half-ton truckload
  • Allowable brush has a maximum diameter of four inches (4”). Smaller branches must be bundled
  • Please stack with cut ends facing out (toward the road)
  • Please do not combine neighbouring...

April is Dig Safe Month

Posted on Thursday, April 01, 2021 07:55 AM

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April is Dig Safe Month. Ontario One Call reminds you to always Get the Dirt on All Digs before starting your next outdoor project. Contact Ontario One Call. It’s free. It’s easy. It’s the law.

Are you planning to dig a garden, landscape or fence your lot, dig a patio or pool area, improve your driveway, repair your home's foundation, or add a porch, deck, or room to your home? Before you break ground on any project, you must get locates for any infrastructure that may be hidden underground.