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Adoption of Community Improvement Plans

Posted on Friday, July 15, 2022 09:41 AM

A Community Improvement Plan (CIP) is a planning and economic development tool that sets out a framework to assist in community revitalization, and assists to achieve economic, community planning, and urban development goals.

In 2022, Loyalist Township Council adopted two Community Improvement Plans which are in effect for the entire Township. Please visit our Community Improvement Plan web page to learn more.

From left, Belgium’s Ambassador to Canada, Patrick Van Gheel, MP Shelby Kramp, MPP Ric Bresee, Mathias Miedreich, CEO of Umicore, and his wife, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, MP Mark Gerretsen, and Jim Hegadorn, Deputy Mayor Loyalist Township, announcing the new plant.

Umicore prepares to construct first-of-its-kind battery materials production plant in Loyalist

Posted on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 11:19 AM

News Release from the Ontario Ministry of Economic Develop, Job Creation & Trade

Umicore plans to make a $1.5 billion investment to build a first of its kind industrial scale cathode and precursor materials manufacturing plant, in eastern Ontario.

This investment would support Ontario’s vision of building an end-to-end electric vehicle (EV) supply chain in the province and becoming a North American hub for building the cars of the future. Building the facility will provide employment for around...

Lakeview Dog Park Public Information Session - July 14

Posted on Friday, July 01, 2022 08:48 AM

Loyalist Township is inviting residents to provide feedback on a planned dog park pilot project in Amherstview at Lakeview Park.

Project Background

During the development of the 2017 Recreation Master Plan, consultations with residents identified demand for a dog park within the Township. Currently, there are no designated dog parks or off-leash areas in Loyalist. Off-leash areas provide safe spaces for owners to exercise and socialize their dogs. Recognizing these benefits, funding was included...

Bath Gardening Club members and Loyalist Township's Climate Action Coordinator installing the pollinator garden within a canoe painted like the Canadian flag.

Butterflyway Project Pollinator Garden Installed

Posted on Monday, June 27, 2022 10:00 AM

During Pollinator Week, on Wednesday, June 22, the Bath Gardening Club, in collaboration with Loyalist Township, installed a pollinator demonstration garden near the Bath Water Filtration Plant in Centennial Park, Bath, Ontario. The garden is part of a much larger initiative called the Butterflyway Project and is housed inside a painted canoe 

The Butterflyway Project is a citizen-led movement growing pockets of habitat for butterflies and bees across Canada. Initially founded by

Bath Canada Day Parade & Road Closures on July 1st

Posted on Friday, June 24, 2022 10:00 AM

Please be advised of upcoming road closures for The Bath Canada Day Committee’s Canada Day Parade on July 1st.

(Country Road 7) Church Street between Academy Street and Loyalist Boulevard will be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 1st.

Additional temporary road closures will take place between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. on July 1st from Finkle’s Shore Park along Main Street to Church Street. There will be no access for vehicles to cross Church Street or Main Street during the parade.

Directions for vehicular...