The Current News

Welcome to The Current News page! Here you will find any important updates and information issued by the Township of North Algona Wilberforce. You will also find some fun community and recreation stories.

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June 4, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

Although we are not out of the woods yet, the Township is starting the long cautious journey back to a somewhat normal state.  It is anticipated that this will be a slow process, there will be setbacks, and progress will be dictated as to what is permitted and what...

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June 3, 2020 | Bonnechere Manor Seniors Centres Without Walls

  Bonnechere Manor Senior Centres without Walls Renfrew: Bonnechere Manor Adult Day Program is launching a “Senior Centres without Walls” program to continue to support Adult Day Program clients to stay connected to others during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Following...

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May 28, 2020 | COVID-19/ Updates Bulletin

    The Blackflies have now been joined by our dear friends the Mosquitoes, making our time outdoors most enjoyable. Road projects are progressing very well with Black Creek Road, Mink Lake Road and McMillian Road projects now complete.  Township crews are...

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May 21, 2020 | COVID-19/ Updates Bulletin

Hard surfacing of Grist Mill Road should be completed today.  Please have respect for residents along the road and drive slowly to keep the dust down from the stone applied as part of the surface treatment. It will be dusty with loose gravel for the next little while....

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Press Release: Interest-Free Grace Period

May 20, 2020 North Algona Wilberforce Township recognizes the financial hardships that some residents may be enduring, to assist residents that are struggling through these most difficult times the Township will not be charging interest on late payments for the March...

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May 15, 2020 | COVID-19/ Updates Bulletin

May 15, 2020 Rehabilitation road work is now underway on Grist Mill Road. It will be an area to avoid over the next couple of weeks if you are not a resident of the road. With construction there will be loose gravel and dust, lighter traffic will benefit the residents...

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Grist Mill Road Rehabilitation Update

May 8, 2020 Work is starting on Grist Mill Road next week with some culvert replacement. This may cause some issues with through traffic at times. Please check signage on roads over the next couple of days so construction areas can be avoided. Through traffic will be...

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May 8, 2020 Thank you to all residents and non-residents of North Algona Wilberforce Township who shared the Facebook post regarding the 50 containers of an unknown flammable liquid thrown in a ditch along Marsh Road.   Unfortunately, the posts did not yield any...

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May 7, 2020 | COVID-19/ Updates Bulletin

May 7, 2020 The Township is very optimistic despite the Covid-19 restrictions that road rehabilitation projects will get an early start. Please check our website for updates. Coming this month will be the “Soft Launch” of the new Township Website.  This will be a...

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Information Wanted on Hazardous Waste

May 5, 2020 Found in ditch off Marsh road by children.   At least fifty metal containers labeled flammable.  All containers appear to be full of an unknown liquid.  The Township Fire Department has removed the containers and placed them in safe storage. The containers...

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May 1, 2020 | COVID-19/ Updates Bulletin

No going back, spring is here! May 1, 2020 People are out raking and cleaning up yards while physical distancing. It is a regular spring task and a healthy way to get some fresh air. The Township is asking residents to try to compost leaf and yard waste at their...

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April 30, 2020 | COVID-19 Bulletin

No going back, spring is here! April 30, 2020 People are out raking and cleaning up yards while physical distancing.  It is a regular spring task and a healthy way to get some fresh air. The Township is asking residents to try to compost leaf and yard waste at their...

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2019 Public Works Project Update

Public Works Capital Projects Update 2019 Lett’s Cemetery Road Project: Federal/Provincial grant road improvements Budget: $325,000.00 Revised Project: Bank stabilization and engineering with grant approval in 2019 Revised Budget: $75,000.00 Comments: Informal...

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