Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 04:19 PM
This fall’s Community Registration Fair is taking place Tuesday, September 13th, from 7:00-9:00pm at the Uxbridge Arena Community Centre (291 Brock St. W., Uxbridge).
The fair is an opportunity for community members and families to learn about and/or sign-up for various community programs, sports groups and more for the fall and winter season. This is a free, drop-in style event open to the public.
Organizations, associations, groups, or leagues interested in participating in this event can...
Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 04:18 PM
August 31st has been recognized as International Overdose Awareness Day for over a decade. The world’s largest annual campaign seeks to remember, without stigma, those who have lost their lives to overdose, acknowledge the grief felt by family and friends impacted, and to end the public health crisis entirely.
Visit https://www.overdoseday.com/about-the-campaign/ to learn more about the drug overdose, the goals of International Overdose Awareness Day, and ways to support.
Posted on Monday, August 29, 2022 03:28 PM
The Township of Uxbridge is pleased to announce that, thanks to a $500,000 grant from the Federal Government, improvements have been made to the Fields of Uxbridge to improve accessibility, safety, and year-round user experience of the recreation site. The grant, awarded as part of the Federal Tourism Relief fund which serves to create conditions for local economies to rebound by supporting the tourism sector.
Upgrades and improvements include:
- Paving a new parking lot and installing parking lot...
Posted on Monday, August 29, 2022 03:23 PM
The Township of Uxbridge has recently completed work to improve accessibility at the Sandford Community Centre by installing new accessible doors and upgrading the washrooms to a new accessible standard.
The project was made possible with an Enabling Accessibility Fund grant of $92,239 from the Federal Government. MP Jennifer O’Connell was on-site on Aug. 29th to officially open the new washrooms and announce the funding.
“Accessibility is so incredibly important, and these improvements are...
Posted on Monday, August 29, 2022 02:44 PM
On May 21st, Uxbridge was hit by a devastating EF2 tornado that left behind extensive damage requiring months of clean-up. The Township was in a state of emergency for 6 weeks to deal with the crisis and the aftermath.
With recovery well underway, the Township is seeking residents’ feedback about the impact of the storm and the response. Residents are encouraged to complete a short, anonymous online survey. The information will help the Township plan for future emergencies.
Complete the survey...