Town of Ajax
Your E-News for July 9, 2010
Featured Articles
Greenwood Discovery Pavilion Grand Opening
Doors Open Ajax
Town Hall gets greener
Summer in the Square
Youth Summer Camps
World Cup Pedometer Challenge - June 11 - August 31
Newcomers to Canada Walking Together
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Upcoming Council & Committee Meetings
Summer recess
July 9 - September 7
Community Affairs & Planning 
Summer recess
July 9 - September 7
General Government Committee
Summer recess
July 9 - September 7  

Meetings are held at Ajax Town Hall, 65 Harwood Ave. S.
Minutes and Agendas are available on the Town's Web site
Public Meetings
Notice of Public Open House, Sierra Building Group - Site Plan Application SP12/10July 26 at 7 p.m.
Ajax Town Hall, Council Chambers
65 Harwood Ave. S.
Featured Events
Dish Up Dinner
July 12, 2010, Ajax Community Centre
Music in the Square Series - A Tribute to Elvis Presley
July 14, 2010
Ajax Town Hall, Heritage Square
Ajax in the News
Ajax Heritage Square rocking this summer
Free summer concert series at Town Hall's Heritage Square

Ajax library has summer events for all ages
Residents are invited to grab a good summer read and participate in library activities this summer
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Greenwood Discovery Pavilion Grand Opening
Greenwood Discovery PavilionThe grand opening of Greenwood Discovery Pavilion will take place on Wednesday, July 14. Nestled in the lush green park, the 1,370 square foot pavilion is a functional space for residents, visitors, and trail and nature enthusiasts. 
Doors Open Ajax - Town announces locations
Doors Open AjaxDoors Open is a community initiative providing an opportunity to showcase and promote our past, to glimpse inside our unique and historical buildings and to explore the local architecture and culture of Ajax. This event offers residents and visitors with a day to explore a side of Ajax they likely have never seen. For more info visit
Town Hall gets greener
Green bin ProjectAjax is taking its "green" initiatives a step further with the launch of a green bin pilot project in Town Hall. As part of the Town's ongoing Waste Reduction Plan, the new units will include a composting compartment and two recycling compartments, which will help the Town divert over half of all waste.
Summer in the Square - July 7 - September 1
Summer in the Square

Wednesdays are the best day of the week in Ajax. The Town's annual "Summer in the Square" series runs until September 1. Taking place every Wednesday at Town Hall's Heritage Square, the free evening performances will delight audiences of all ages, with "Music in the Square" and "Kids in the Square" taking alternate Wednesdays.
Youth Summer Camps
Youth Summer CampsJoin us for fun-filled days at one of our exciting Summer Camps! Let the memories begin!
Camps are designed for ages 11 to 17 and range from sports and fitness programs to leadership and art training. Add excitement to your summer by signing up for any or all of these programs now! 
World Cup Pedometer Challenge - June 11 - August 31
Ajax is Walking - Pedeometer Challenge

Join in the fun and make your walking steps count towards Ajax's virtual trek of South Africa's nine host cities for the FIFA World Cup. Challenge your family, friends or coworkers! All steps logged
will go towards the necessary distance of 3,965,000 steps.

Click here for additional info.
Newcomers to Canada Walking Together
Newcomers to Canada Walking TogetherDo you love to walk and meet new people? Then this group is for you. Newcomers to Canada Walking Together is about being more active, and connecting with people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds. Everyone is welcome!


2010 Town of Ajax final tax bills have been mailed 
First Installment Due: Friday, June 25, 2010
Second Installment Due: Friday, September 24, 2010
If you did not receive your tax bill, please call the Tax Section
at 905-683-2718 or email
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