Select a Date Range

Apply for NVCA’s 2025 tree planting grants

Posted on Monday, April 15, 2024 01:13 PM

UTOPIA, Ontario (April 11, 2024) – Landowners are invited to apply for the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority’s (NVCA) 2025 tree planting grants before next winter.

“As Spring is approaching, many landowners are looking to plant their forests this year,” said Rick Grillmayer, Manager of Forestry at NVCA. “However, planting forests takes a lot of planning. We look at soil conditions, the tree species that are suitable for the property, and most importantly, we need to let the nurseries...

Citizen Survey - Township Website Upgrades

Posted on Monday, April 15, 2024 11:01 AM

The Township of Amaranth is redesigning our current website – and who better to help us improve than our residents?
We would like to hear your feedback on our current website and where improvements can be made to better serve our residents. Follow the link below to complete our feedback survey by Friday, April 26th, 2024 and have your say on our new website!

Grand River Watershed Conditions Statement April 10 2024

Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2024 09:14 AM

Grand River Watershed Conditions Statement - GRCA Flood Message #1: Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook

April 10, 2024 

A low pressure system is forecast to move through the Grand River watershed beginning Thursday, April 11 through Friday, April 12, 2024, bringing as much as 40 to 50 mm of rain. There is also a risk of thunderstorms, which may increase rainfall amounts in localized areas. The rain will increase river flows throughout the watershed.

Based on the current forecast, no...

Dufferin County Paramedic Chief is Retiring

Posted on Friday, April 05, 2024 09:59 AM

Council and staff of the Township of Amaranth wish to congratulate Tom Reid, Dufferin County Paramedic Service for 41 years of dedicated service. Happy Retirement Tom!

News Article: Celebrating the Remarkable Career of Tom Reid, Chief Dufferin County Paramedic Services

Solar Eclipse Safety Information - April 8 2024

Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2024 11:13 AM

On Monday, April 8, 2024, from 2:00-4:30 p.m., Dufferin County will experience a partial eclipse (approximately 99%). Here are some tips to stay safe and protect you and your family’s vision during the Eclipse.

  • It is not safe to look at the Sun without approved eye protection. Regular sunglasses will not protect your eyes, even if they are very dark tint.
  • You can watch safely using eclipse glasses that meet ISO 12312-2 standards, with a pinhole projector you can make yourself or by watching a...

Contact Us