Town of Ajax
Your E-News for August 7, 2009
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Revitalizing Downtown Ajax
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Town launches new FAQ section on Web site
Fostering positive relationships between neighbours
Fall program registration begins August 26
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Featured Events
Moonlight Walk
Along the Ajax Waterfront Trail 
Music in the Square 
Feat. The Tartan Terrors
Feat. Spin Cycle
Movie in the Park
Feat. Race to Witch Mountain
Tribute to all Veterans
70th Anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate
Celebrate Ajax
Lion's Point, Ajax Waterfront
Waterfront Half Marathon 
Ajax in the news
Revitalizing Downtown Ajax 
Bayly HarwoodThe Town has filed an application to expropriate the land at the southwest corner of Bayly Street and Harwood Avenue to facilitate the development of this vital parcel of land into a key focal point of the downtown. 
Check out the summer issue of Ajax Today
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The Summer 2009 issue of Ajax Today is available online.
Town launches new FAQ section on Web site
The Town's Web site has a new FAQ section for residents to get answers to important questions. 
Fostering positive relationships between neighbours
Trailfest FriendsTo engage residents in community conversations, the Town will host various neighbourhood barbeques on an annual basis.
Attention: Ajax Small Businesses 
Power Savings Blitz
By participating in the Power Savings Blitz, your company could be eligible for up to $1,000 in free lighting and electric water heater retrofits. 
Fall program registration begins August 26 
The Town's Fall Community Recreation & Parks Guide hits the streets August 12. Aquatics registration begins August 25, followed by general program registration on the 26th and walk-in registration on the 27th.
Restoration of St. Francis' exterior underway 
St. Francis
Exterior restoration of St. Francis de Sales Church is underway. The scope of the work includes major brick restoration, foundation wall repair, waterproofing and weeping tile installation, asphalt shingled roof replacement and eaves repair, and restoration of the stained window wood trim.
Walk with Ajax to the 2010 Winter Olympics
Be a part of the Town's Pedometer Challenge. The challenge encourages residents to log their daily steps using a pedometer, and log enough steps to reach the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics. 
Do you have the winning shot? 
Best in ShowSubmissions are being accepted for the Town of Ajax and Black's Superstore 2009 Amateur Photography Contest.
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