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Public Notice of Pesticide Use For Roadside Weed Control

Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 09:49 AM

The County of Lennox & Addington and its Lower Tier Municipalities (Loyalist Township and the Township of Addington Highlands) have engaged the services of Wagar & Corput Weed Control Inc. for the application of herbicide to control vegetation at all guiderail locations, and to control noxious weeds along the municipally owned right of ways. This pesticide use falls under Public Works Exception of the Cosmetics Pesticides Ban for the promotion of public health or safety.

The following rural...

Conceptual Rendering of Community Hub Building

Chandos Construction Selected as Contractor for the Loyalist Township Community Hub

Posted on Friday, May 19, 2023 09:29 AM

Loyalist Township has taken the next step toward presenting Council with a validation report and business case for the development of the Community Hub at the W.J. Henderson Recreation Centre in Amherstview.

Today, Loyalist announced that Chandos Construction has been selected as the contractor for the development of the Community Hub at the W.J. Henderson Recreation Centre in Amherstview.

“Loyalist is pleased to welcome Chandos to the Community Hub project team. Chandos has extensive experience...

Amherst Islander II ferry boat

Amherst Island Ferry Update - May 2023

Posted on Friday, May 05, 2023 11:12 AM

We are conscious that the community of Amherst Island is eager to see the Amherst Islander II in service. The Amherst Islander II is a ministry-owned vessel operated by Loyalist Township. MTO is working diligently, in partnership with Loyalist, to ensure its safe operation can commence as soon as possible. There are still several milestones that need to be achieved before the ministry can provide a specific in-service date for the new ferry. Before the new vessel can be safely put into service,...

Seasonal Outdoor Water Restrictions

Posted on Tuesday, May 02, 2023 10:16 AM

Seasonal outdoor water use restrictions are in effect from May 1–September 30 each year. Outdoor water use for watering lawns or gardens, washing vehicles, etc., is restricted according to property address.

Addresses ending in an odd number may use water outdoors on odd-numbered days. Addresses ending in an even number may use water outdoors on even-numbered days.

Residents may request a short-term (14 days) exemption from the outdoor water usage restriction by-law, in the case of new grass sod...

Girl playing at splash pad

Township Seeking Community Input on Splash Pads

Posted on Tuesday, May 02, 2023 10:00 AM

From May 1, 2023 to July 1, 2023, Loyalist Township will be seeking public input to determine community interest in a splash pad and what features/amenities are most important when considering potential locations for the development of a splash pad. 

The project team is eager to listen and learn from the community through survey results and public information sessions. Input from the public will be presented to Loyalist Township Council to help inform them of the next steps. 

Loyalist Township will...