Council Term 2010-2014

News Release

April 28, 2014

On behalf of Council for the Town of Espanola, I would like to thank the residents of Espanola for their patience and trust they have shown during my most challenging time on Council, which can be attributed to the ARB Decision regarding Domtar’s Assessment Appeal.  I am extremely proud of the way Council conducted themselves along with our staff and unions during these trying times.  The Town of Espanola was spared of significant tax increases due to the attentiveness of both Council and staff.

Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook Sudbury District

NEWS
Monday, April 14, 2014
Issued at 11:00am

The Ministry of Natural Resources - Sudbury District is advising area residents of the Aux Sables, French, Onaping, Spanish, Vermillion, Veuve, Wanapitei, Whitefish, Manitou and Mindemoya Rivers that a Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook is in effect in the District.
Residents in these watersheds should keep a close watch on conditions, regularly check for updated messages and stay away from fast-moving rivers and streams.
MNR is closely monitoring the weather and developing watershed conditions. Further updates will be issued as appropriate.

Giant Hearts Donate Giant Seeds to Espanola

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Espanola, Ontario
March 6, 2014

Jeff Warner of Englehart holds the current record of growing a 1,347 pound pumpkin; the largest in North Eastern Ontario.

The Town of Espanola contacted Jeff Warner about the possibility of purchasing his giant pumpkin seeds for Espanola homeowners to plant in preparation of the 3rd Annual Pumpkin & Fibre Arts Festival.

Espanola Fibre Arts Festival Receives Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Espanola, Ontario

Feb 12, 2014

Espanola’s 3rd Annual Fibre Arts Festival has been awarded a Craft Projects Connections Grant of $10,000 from the Ontario Arts Council. 

Regional Swim Club

Wednesday, 8 January 2014/Espanola, Ontario

A local group of swim enthusiasts hope to rally enough community interest and support  to bring an Espanola-based Regional Swim Club back to the community for the 2014-2015 swim season.

2014 Municipal Elections

Friday, 15 November 2013/Espanola, Ontario

The Corporation of the Town of Espanola will be utilizing the Vote by Mail alternative method for the 2014 Municipal Election.  Instead of travelling to a polling station on Voting Day, the ballot will be brought to your mailbox.  Voters will be able to fill out their ballots in the privacy and convenience of their own home.  Casting a vote will be as easy as mailing a letter!

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