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07 Mar

2018 Stanhope Soccer League Registration

Registration for the Stanhope Soccer League will be held at the Stanhope Firefighters Community Centre on the follow dates: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Saturday, March 24, 2018 10:00 am to 12:00 pm ** Please note:  The dates listed in the printed February 2018 Township Talk newsletter are incorrect** For more information please contact: Dorset Recreation   read more

20 Mar

NOTICE - Adoption of the 2018 Municipal Budget

NOTICE is hereby provided that Council proposes to enact a by-law to adopt the 2018 Municipal Budget at its Regular Meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 5, 2018. The meeting will be held at the Township’s Council Chambers located at 1123 North Shore Road. Dated this 20th day of March, 2018. Matt Gower, Municipal Clerk Township of Algonquin Highlands 1123 North Shore   read more

20 Mar

NOTICE - Are you on the Voters List for the 2018 Municipal and School Board Elections?

Eligible electors in Algonquin Highlands can find out whether they’re on the list to vote for the upcoming municipal and school board elections at is an online service, provided by the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC), used to collect and confirm information that will be used in the preparation of the final Voters’ Lists across   read more

13 Mar

Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop – March 17, 2018 – wait list only

Registration for the Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop scheduled for Saturday, March 17th, 2018 is now full.  While there are a few people already on the waiting list, please feel free to call or e-mail if you would like to add your name. 15th Annual Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop with Ginger Kulas Stanhope Firefighters’ Community Hall 1095 Northshore Rd., Algonquin   read more

09 Mar


A Special Meeting of Council will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018 commencing at 11:00 a.m. Council will proceed into closed session under Sec. 239(2) (f) of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001 as amended to discuss the Environmental Review Tribunal Mediation Hearing. The meeting will be held in the Township’s Council Chambers located at 1123 North Shore Road. Matt Gower,   read more

12 Feb

The 2018 edition of the Township Talk newsletter is now available

Click the link below to view the Township Talk newsletter in PDF format, or watch for it in the mail with your tax bill. Please note:  Dates for Soccer registration, Ukranian Easter Egg Workshop and Dorset Heritage Day have been updated from the copy delivered with tax bills.  Dates in the attached document are now   read more

12 Feb

NOTICE: Interim Tax bills have been mailed

The 2018 Interim Tax Bills have been mailed and are due March 23, 2018 and May 18, 2018. Landfill user ID cards are NOT included in this mailing, please continue to use the card you received with your tax bill last year (lime green - valid until April 30,   read more

24 Jan

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Events

2018 Household Hazardous Waste events Saturday May 19 - Maple Lake Landfill Site Saturday June 23 - Dorset Transfer Station Saturday August 11 - Oxtongue Lake Landfill Site Saturday September 1 - Dorset Transfer Station Saturday October 6 - Maple Lake Landfill Site Please note:  Household Hazardous Waste cannot be accepted at any landfill site except during these   read more

13 Jul

INFORMATION SHEET: Increased Traffic on Harris Road

Information regarding Increased Traffic on Harris Road July 13, 2017 This information is being provided by the Township of Algonquin Highlands in response to the public’s questions about the Ministry of Transportation’s (MTO) current use of Harris Road to access an aggregate pit. The project: The MTO is working on the reconstruction of part of Hwy 60 between Cache Lake   read more

29 Jun

NOTICE: Pedestrian Bridge at Buttermilk Falls to be Closed

Below is an information bulletin from Parks Canada regarding the pedestrian bridge at Buttermilk Falls: Pedestrian Bridge at Buttermilk Falls to be Closed Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site Peterborough, Ontario, June 28, 2017 – The pedestrian bridge by Buttermilk Falls, adjacent to the dam at the outflow of Halls Lake, will be closed indefinitely on Friday June 30th,   read more