Augusta Township invites its residents to complete a community survey. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 15, 2020) Over the past several decades, Augusta Township and surrounding municipalities have experienced the loss or reduction of traditional manufacturing forcing a shift to knowledge, service and creative-based economies … Continue reading “Augusta Township invites its residents to complete a community survey.”

Augusta Council gives go ahead on a joint request for proposal (RFP) with the Town of Prescott for a joint economic development study. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 8, 2020) At a special Council meeting held on Monday, July 6th, 2020 Council approved a motion … Continue reading “Augusta Council gives go ahead on a joint request for proposal (RFP) with the Town of Prescott for a joint economic development study.”

Augusta Council wishes everyone a Happy Canada Day! Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, July 1, 2020) What a difference a year makes! In March of 2020, COVID 19 hit Canada and necessitated closures by the provincial government of everything that was not declared to be an … Continue reading “Augusta Council wishes everyone a Happy Canada Day!”

Augusta Council welcomes South Nation Conservation’s public conservation area in Augusta Township and receives COVID-19 updates from Staff. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 24, 2020) On June 1st, 2020, John Mesman, Team Lead, Communication and Outreach at South Nation Conservation (SNC) wrote to me regarding their … Continue reading “Augusta Council welcomes South Nation Conservation’s public conservation area in Augusta Township and receives COVID-19 updates from Staff.”

Augusta unanimously adopts a Pollinator Promotion Program and opts to apply for designation with the Bee City Canada Program. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 17, 2020) At its special Council meeting held on Monday, June 15th, 2020, Council learned that the pollinating populations of insects … Continue reading “Augusta unanimously adopts a Pollinator Promotion Program and opts to apply for designation with the Bee City Canada Program.”

Augusta Township meets its Summer Company entrepreneurs. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 10, 2020) On June 3rd, 2020, the Leeds Grenville Small Business Enterprise Centre (LGSBEC) launched its annual Summer Company program via a Zoom virtual meeting.  Summer Company is a Government of Ontario funded … Continue reading “Augusta Township meets its Summer Company entrepreneurs”

Augusta Township observes the passing of long-time fire fighter Harvey Lippiatt. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, June 3, 2020) It is with a heavy heart that Fire Chief Rob Bowman announced the passing of Honorary Firefighter Harvey Lippiatt.  Firefighter Harvey Lippiatt served the residents of Augusta … Continue reading “Augusta Township observes the passing of long-time fire fighter Harvey Lippiatt”

Augusta Township updates Council on its current operations under COVID‑19. Augusta Matters by Mayor Doug Malanka (As published in the South Grenville Journal – Wednesday, May 27, 2020) A special meeting of Council was held on Monday evening May 25th, 2020 to provide Council with updated information on current operations of the Township during COVID‑19.  Council … Continue reading “Augusta Township updates Council on its current operations under COVID 19.”