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Official List of Certified Election Candidates

Posted on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 09:47 AM

Friday August 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. was the deadline to file the necessary papers, declarations and fees to become a candidate for Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Councillor and School Board Trustee in the upcoming Municipal and School Board Election.

List of Candidates

The list of candidates running in the 2022 Municipal Election has been certified by the Clerk's Division. The list of certified candidates​ includes the name and date of nomination filing, as well as other contact information...

Use of Back Beach Prohibited Sept 6 - Dec 31

Posted on Monday, August 22, 2022 04:45 PM

Loyalist Township advises that effective September 6 to December 31, 2022, the public use of Back Beach on Amherst Island is prohibited. Violators will be prosecuted by Nut Island Farms Limited and/or Loyalist Township.
For information concerning this notice, please contact:

Kari Lambe
Manager, Recreation & Facilities
The Corporation of Loyalist Township
263 Main Street, P.O. Box 70
Odessa, Ontario K0H 2H0
Phone: (613) 386-7351 ext. 203


Amherst Islander II

Township Meets with Provincial Officials During AMO Conference to Discuss Amherst Island Ferry

Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2022 10:00 AM

During the Association of Municipalities Ontario (AMO) Conference that was held in Ottawa from August 14-17, Township staff participated in multiple meetings with Provincial staff, and elected officials to discuss commissioning of the new Amherst Island Ferry, Amherst Islander II. Township officials met with Mr. Hardeep Grewal MPP, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Ric Bresee, MPP Hastings-Lennox and Addington, and other provincial advisors and representatives.


Finkle’s Shore Park Gazebo Refurbishing

Posted on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 09:16 AM

Loyalist Township’s Parks and Facilities team has begun refurbishing work on Finkle’s Shore Park Gazebo. The project work will continue Monday through Friday during the day, with the project expected to be complete by the end of August.

The refurbishing work will not impact any permitted events.

The gazebo refurbishing is included in the Township’s 2022 Capital Budget.

Project updates will be shared on the Township’s social media channels.

Temporary Road Closure – Dr. Richard James Cres., Pearce St. & County Rd. 6

Posted on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 04:12 PM

Please be advised of a road closure and removal of the temporary access road to Dr. Richard James Cres. and Pearce St. from County Rd. 6. Dr. Richard James Cres. and Pearce St. will be extended and permanent access will ultimately be via Walden Pond Dr.

The closure will begin tomorrow (Wednesday, Aug. 17th). Construction is expected to conclude by early November. Updates will be posted when available.