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(Survey) A New Name for the Dog Park

Posted on Friday, March 19, 2021 10:17 AM

Last month, on our website and social media pages, we asked people to give us name ideas for the new dog park located in Wendover. Here are the 6 names selected by the park committee. The name with the most votes will be announced on April 16, 2021. An official opening of the park is scheduled for mid-May.

Here are the 6 names selected by the members of the dog park committee.

  • Parc Woof / Woof Park
  • Parc (icône de patte de chien) / (dog paw icon) Park
  • Parc Copain / Buddy Park
  • Parc des pitous / Doggy...

Happy International Women's Day

Posted on Monday, March 08, 2021 03:50 PM

Chantal Galipeau and Suzanne Lafrance, municipal Councillors for the Township of Alfred and Plantagenet, come together to wish you a happy International Women's Day! It is impossible to define what a "Woman" is. We are in every sphere of society. We are entrepreneurs, mothers, athletes, politicians and many more. There are no limits to what women can do. - Councillor Galipeau March 8 is a day that opens the discussion about gender inequalities that are still present in our society. Therefore,...

Budget 2021: Efficiency and Roads Upgrade

Posted on Thursday, March 04, 2021 10:40 AM

The Township of Alfred and Plantagenet Council adopted its annual budget for 2021 on Tuesday, February 16. The budget of just under $14 million includes the municipality’s capital projects and operational budget.

Here are the highlights of the Township of Alfred and Plantagenet 2021 budget: Major investments in roads and in the Public Works department:
  • Upgrade of the following roads. ($2,002,897 for Township Roads) Among others:
    • Gravel on Concession 10 in Plantagenet (between County Road 9 and the...

A Name for the Township’s First Dog Park

Posted on Friday, January 29, 2021 03:49 PM

The Township of Alfred and Plantagenet is proud to announce that the new dog park is now open for use by residents. We need you to help us find a name for this awesome new facility. With new amenities being installed, we are planning an official opening this coming spring. Until then, visit the area with your dog and feel free to give us ideas to improve the site.


Let’s Find a Name

Residents can send in their idea for a new name by email before February 26. Feel free to add in detail why we...

Mayor Tarnowski (left) and Warden Riopel (right)

A Warden is Appointed and a New Member Joins the UCPR Council

Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 11:50 AM

News Release 

For immediate release

A Warden is Appointed and a New Member Joins the UCPR Council 

​​L’Orignal, June 12, 2024 – The United Counties of Prescott and Russell (the “UCPR”) are pleased to announce that Mr. Normand Riopel, Mayor of the Township of Champlain, has been appointed as the Warden of the UCPR for the remainder of the year 2024. Mr. Riopel was elected by acclamation at the Special Council Meeting held this morning. 

Mr. Riopel had acted as the Acting Warden of the UCPR since the...