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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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14 Jan 2022

January 2022 Township Newsletter

This months Johnson Township Newsletter and Insert

13 Jan 2022

January 2022 Regular Council Meeting Information

This month’s Regular council meeting that was to take place January 19th has been cancelled. The next scheduled meeting will be February 16th, 2022. As always if you have any concerns or questions please feel free to contact the Township Office where phones and emails are being monitored. Thanks, and have a great day!

3 Jan 2022

NEW Covid-19 Guidelines as of January 5th, 2022

New restrictions in place as of January 5th, 2022.

22 Dec 2021

Arena Letter, New Covid Guidelines

Covid-19 Guidelines implemented for the Arena.

14 Dec 2021

MPAC Voter Lookup Information

Voter Lookup Information and Resources.

13 Dec 2021

Mandatory Enhanced Vaccine Certificate

Starting January 4th, the use of the enhanced vaccine certificate with the QR code and the Verify Ontario App will be mandatory.