Notice of Public Meeting Interim Development Charges Study & By-law

Posted on Friday, December 18, 2020 04:43 PM

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of Loyalist Township has scheduled a public meeting to consider a proposed Interim development charges by-law and background study, in accordance with sections 10 and 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, on Monday, January 11th, 2021 at 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be a virtual Zoom webinar.  The webinar has been set up with no registration or authentication required to join.  The public is urged to Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android...

Loyalist Township Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Posted on Saturday, December 12, 2020 02:22 PM

December 12,2020 (Odessa, Ontario) – Loyalist Township has been notified that a Township staff member who works aboard the Amherst Island Ferry has tested positive for COVID-19.  We have reviewed this employee’s work schedule and with this information, we can confidently say that the employee has not worked a shift since the exposure. The Township has chosen to advise the public out of an abundance of caution.


The Township extends its support and best wishes to the employee and hopes...

2021 Municipal Calendar available now

Posted on Thursday, December 03, 2020 11:14 AM

The 2021 Loyalist Township Municipal Calendar (large pdf: 8 MB) is being distributed via Canada Post between December 1st and December 11th.  Residents are advised to keep an eye out for delivery of this important municipal resource. Additional copies will be available at the Loyalist Township Municipal Office.

Loyalist recreation events, recreation programming and other services may continue to be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check for current details.

Township-wide service delivery review completed

Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 10:07 AM

A Township-wide Service Delivery Review was recently completed and presented at the Committee of the Whole meeting on November 2, 2020. The review was completed by Maclaren Consulting Inc. and was made possible through funding from the Province under the service modernization funding for small and rural communities. The objectives of the study were to analyze and evaluate current services and service delivery methods, as well as to recommend opportunities to improve the efficiency, effectiveness,...

Geotechnical testing

Posted on Thursday, November 19, 2020 07:08 AM

A contractor hired by Loyalist Township will be undertaking geotechnical testing in the areas of Scotland, Old Wilton, Maple, Simmons, Absalom, and Doyle roads over the next week. This work involves drilling boreholes and collecting samples to obtain subsurface information. While these activities are underway, there will be a small crew and machinery working on the road. This work may generate some lower-level noise adjacent to the investigation locations however no traffic impacts are expected.