Foodland Ontario Partnership

Espanola, Ontario
May 26, 2014

Pumpkin Seeds & Partnerships Growing in Espanola!

Pumpkin seeds and partnerships are growing in preparation of Espanola’s 3rd Annual Pumpkin & Fibre Arts Festival.  Foodland Ontario has come on board as a festival partner for this years’ event. 

Decision received on FOI Appeal


May 26, 2014

Freedom of Information Requests Granted

It has been almost a year since requests for the Town’s February through May 2013 cheque registers and credit card information were first made.  Similar information had been provided for several months prior to this through similar requests.  The Town’s Freedom of Information Coordinator denied these requests under the “frivolous and vexatious” exemption under the Act.

Launch of Community Improvement Plan

Espanola, Ontario May 9, 2014


Espanola businesses in the downtown core & Highway six corridor can now access business improvement and development incentives thanks to Espanola’s new Community Improvement Plan (CIP).

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

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


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.

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