Town of Ajax
Your E-News for January 7, 2010
Featured Articles
The winter issue of Ajax Today is here!
2010 Municipal Election: October 25
Economic Development & Tourism Strategy
PAAB purchases land from Town to open headquarters
Community Centre & Park update
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Upcoming Council & Committee Meetings
General Government Committee
January 21 at 2 p.m.
January 25 at 7 p.m.
Meetings are held at Ajax Town Hall, 65 Harwood Ave. S.
Minutes and Agendas are available on the Town's Web site
Public Meetings
Jan. 28 at 6 p.m.
Pickering H.S., 180 Church St. N.
Feb. 1 at 7 p.m.
Ajax Town Hall, 65 Harwood Ave. S.
Feb. 4 at 7 p.m.
Ajax Town Hall, 65 Harwood Ave. S.
Featured Events
Presented by Friends of the Ajax Public Library
Winner of the Governor General's Literary Award
It's going to be cool!
Ajax in the News
Family literacy fun for Ajax residents
Snuggle up with a good book in celebration of family literacy
Ajax fire shows off new training facility with live fire
Fire and smoke demonstrations can be turned off with push of button
Visit us on Facebook!
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Welcome to the first issue of Ajax E-News for 2010. We hope that you are finding the newsletter informative - keeping you up-to-date on Town initiatives and projects, Council decisions, special events and meetings. Don't forget about the archives page, where you can view past editions of Ajax E-News. And remember, feel free to forward this newsletter to your neighbours and friends.
The Town would like to wish you and your family a safe and enjoyable new year!
The winter issue of Ajax Today has arrived! 
Mock Torch Relay

Check out the winter issue of Ajax Today. Highlights include Town remembers past during 70th Anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate, encouraging residents to walk and bike, Town set to open new LEED Community Centre and more!
2010 Municipal Election: October 25
Vote ButtonNominations for the registration of candidates are now being accepted. Individuals may file for candidacy up until 2 p.m. on Friday, September 10. Visit the Town's Web site for more information.
Economic Development and Tourism Strategy 
The Town is developing a new Economic Development and Tourism Strategy for the community. The strategy, when completed, will identify priorities and strategic directions for the Town over the coming years. As part of this effort, we would like to hear from you. Please take the time to complete the online surveys on the Town's Web site.
PAAB purchases land from Town to open headquarters
Pickering Village SignThe Town has accepted a conditional offer from the Pharmaceutical Advertising Advisory Board (PAAB) to purchase a key parcel of Town owned land in Pickering Village. The property, located at Kingston Road and Elizabeth Street, will be used by PAAB to build a new Canadian headquarters.
Community Centre & Park update
Sportsplex revisedPreliminary site plans and concept designs for the new Community Centre & Park in Ajax are available for review. The facility will be built at the current Sportsplex site, located on the southeast corner of Taunton Road and Audley Road.
Winter control information and reminders
Snow PlowInformation is available on the Town's Winter Maintenance Program, including reminders, by-laws and snow removal for older adults.
Art Exhibitions: January 4 to February 8
Phil Hulag ArtworkLocal artists Allan O'Marra, Robert Fisher and Phil Hulaj have been selected to present their artwork at the Ajax Town Hall and McLean Community Centre from January 4 to February 8, 2010.
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