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03 May

Reminder: Summer hours began May 1 at all Township Waste disposal sites

Please be aware, precautions due to COVID-19 have impacted waste disposal site operations. Pine Springs and Hawk Lake landfill are accepting ONLY household waste and recycling.  Current information regarding these changes can be found at https://www.algonquinhighlands.ca/landfill-impact.php.  Information in the Waste Wizard is also updated regularly. The Township of Algonquin   read more

30 Apr

COVID-19 UPDATE #21-05 Dorset Tower and Township Boat Launches

For Immediate Release Algonquin Highlands, Ontario Friday, April 30, 2021 1:30 pm Release #21-05 Subject: Township of Algonquin Highlands COVID-19 Update - Dorset Tower and Township Boat Launches The Township of Algonquin Highlands remains under a declared State of Emergency. The Algonquin Highlands Emergency Control Group continues its assessment of the continually-evolving   read more

20 Apr

COVID-19 UPDATE #21-04 Outdoor Recreational Amenities and Dorset Tower

For Immediate Release Algonquin Highlands, Ontario Tuesday, April 20, 2021 2:00 pm Release #21-04 Subject: Township of Algonquin Highlands COVID-19 Update - Outdoor Recreation Amenities and Dorset Tower The Township of Algonquin Highlands remains under a declared State of Emergency. The Algonquin Highlands Emergency Control Group continues its assessment of the   read more

08 Mar

COVID-19 UPDATE #21-03 2021 Event Cancellations

For Immediate Release Algonquin Highlands, Ontario Monday, March 8, 2021 2:00 pm Release #21-03 Subject: Township of Algonquin Highlands COVID-19 Update - 2021 Event Cancellations The Township of Algonquin Highlands remains under a declared State of Emergency. The Algonquin Highlands Emergency Control Group continues its assessment of the continually-evolving COVID-19 pandemic   read more

27 Jan

New Algonquin Highlands Meeting Portal

The Township previously housed its information pertaining to Algonquin Highlands Council Meeting Agenda’s, Minutes and By-laws on the County of Haliburton’s meeting portal site. Moving forward, the Township will now be using its own site exclusively.  The new meeting portal allows you to: Search for Algonquin Highlands documents in our online library. Subscribe to   read more

22 Jul

NOTICE: Landfill User ID Cards

Please note: new landfill user ID cards will be included with your upcoming interim tax bill (mailing mid February 2021).  You may use the new ORANGE card as soon as you receive it.  The new orange cards will be valid until April 30, 2023 In order to request a replacement landfill user ID card, please complete the online form   read more

04 May

Notice: 2021 Census

The Township of Algonquin Highlands encourages all residents to complete their census questionnaire online at www.census.gc.ca. Accurate and complete census data support programs and services that benefit our community, and is vital for planning schools, daycare, family services, housing, emergency services, roads, public transportation and skills training for employment.  The Statistics Act   read more

03 May

2021 Household Hazardous Waste Events

Household Hazardous Waste events are the ONLY time Hazardous wastes (see examples below) can be accepted at Township of Algonquin Highlands Waste Disposal Sites. *** Algonquin Highlands landfill user ID card is required *** IMPORTANT!!  Your will not be permitted to exit your vehicle to drop off hazardous materials.  Staff will retrieve materials directly from your vehicle.    read more

26 Feb

Statistics Canada looking to hire census workers in Algonquin Highlands

Please note:  The following information has been provided by Statistics Canada.  These are not positions with the Township of Algonquin Highlands.  Statistics Canada is looking to fill 9,000 positions across Ontario. When you work for Statistics Canada, you gain valuable work experience at one of the top statistical agencies in the world.  Apply here! Most census jobs   read more