Burn Ban in Effect - April 1 - May 15

Posted on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 10:44 AM

Please be advised that effective April 1, 2021, a complete ban on all open-air burning is in effect across Loyalist Township. The burn ban will remain in effect until May 15, 2021. The burn ban includes all campfires, brush and leaves, and any other outdoor fires. Barbeques, and propane fire places are still allowed to be used.  

During early to mid spring we have an abundance of dead vegetation. This is ideal conditions for grassfires. The goal of the burn ban is to minimize risk to the community...

Virtual Information Session: Chesterfield, Tareyton & Bakers Lane Water, Sewer, Drainage Upgrades

Posted on Friday, March 26, 2021 12:40 PM

Infrastructure upgrades along Chesterfield Drive, Tareyton Road and Bakers Lane in Amherstview are expected to begin in the spring of 2021. 


Loyalist Township is hosting a virtual information session for the community to learn more about the project on April 1, 2021. At this session Township staff will present design details and other project information and will be happy to answer any questions you might have. 

 Virtual Information Session Details

Date Time:

Apr 1, 2021...

Easter Hours

Posted on Friday, March 26, 2021 12:00 PM

Please note the following changes to Loyalist Township hours over the Easter weekend:

Loyalist Township offices

  • Friday, April 2 - Offices Closed
  • Monday, April 5 - Offices Closed

Swimming Pool at the WJ Henderson Recreation Centre

  • Closed from Friday, April 2 through Monday, April 5.

Leisure & Activity Centre

  • Friday, April 2 - No in-person fitness classes
  • Monday, April 5 - No in-person fitness classes

Kingston Transit

There is no bus service on Friday, April 2.

After Hours Emergencies


Private/semi-private swim lessons: Session 1 cancelled

Posted on Monday, March 22, 2021 04:33 PM

With COVID cases climbing locally, and particularly with Variants of Concern (VoC) becoming more prevalent within the KFL&A Health Unit region, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the private/semi-private swim lesson session which was to start this week. We will refund the amount paid to account credit. To request a refund by cheque or credit card, please complete the Refund Request Form.


For those who are also booked into the May-June session: we won’t make a decision on these...

Drinking Water System - 2020 Annual Report

Posted on Monday, March 15, 2021 01:04 PM

We test our drinking water for many different substances at different times throughout the year, which include E. coli, total coliforms, general bacteria count, chlorine residual, trihalomethanes, pH, and a variety of organics and inorganics. Each spring we report on our drinking water systems for the prior year.

Drinking Water Systems - 2020 Annual Report

For past year's reports, or for more information on water quality, visit our Water Quality page.