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Established in 1889 and home to the hamlet of Desbarats, Johnson Township is located 60 km east of Sault St. Marie on the historic TransCanada highway.  With access to the beautiful North Channel of Lake Huron, Johnson Township is also home to several freshwater lakes with public beaches and boat launches, along with the wildlife preserves of the Kensington Conservancy for all to enjoy. Johnson Township provides a year-round range of recreational events and programs that are both indoors and outdoors; utilizing the Community Centre, Arena, and surrounding grounds. The Community Centre houses a full-sized arena along with a kitchen, that is available for rentals for all events. Central Algoma Elementary & Secondary School accommodates some of these programs, along with being an educational center for your child’s development. Johnson Township truly is a vibrant agricultural community, with a seasonal Farmer’s Market supported by the local talents and Mennonite community; being a place to enjoy the fresher things in life. Stop in and enjoy everything Johnson Township has to offer from the history of the town, to the new memories that can be made.

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16 Sep 2021

Boil Water Advisory is Off!

As of September 16, 2021 the boil water advisory is now lifted.

14 Sep 2021

Johnson Recreation Big Buck Registration

Registration Information for Big Buck, register by September 30th!

13 Sep 2021

Boil Water Advisory Sept. 13th

Boil Water Advisory Notice.

13 Sep 2021

Notice of Water Shut-Off

As of September 13th, 2021 there is a water shut-off taking place.

7 Sep 2021

Regular Council Meeting Sept. 23rd, 2021

Regular Council Meeting Information

31 Aug 2021

ATV Poker Run, September 25th, 2021

Are you looking for something fun to do in the month of September? Click here for Poker Run Info.