Public Notices


1.   Surplus Asset Sale

The Township of Alberton invites sealed bids for the surplus equipment listed below. Submissions will be received up to but not later than Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 2:00 pm (C.S.T.) at the Municipal Office located at RR#1 – B2, 3 on Hwy 611 South, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M2.

The item will be sold without warranty, on an as-is-where-is basis. At no time shall any claim be made against the Township of Alberton with respect to any material or equipment. Successful bidder will be notified no later than October 20th, 2023, of their winning bid, and will have until Friday, November 3rd, 2023, at 4:00 pm (C.S.T.) to pay for the item and have it removed from Township property.

It is the responsibility of the purchaser to decommission the vehicle which includes: removing Township of Alberton Fire Department decals and rendering lights/siren inoperable.

1992 Mack Columbia 120, VIN #1M2AA13Y1NW019102

An opportunity to view the item will be held on Friday, October 13, 2023, between 2:00 and 4:00 pm at 50 Church Road, (access for Church Road located north and across from the Township of Alberton Office).

Bid Forms are available on the Township website or by calling/visiting the Township Office at 807-274-6053. All bids are subject to 13% HST. All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope and clearly marked Surplus Equipment on the outside of the envelope. Inside your bid must include: your bid amount plus the applicable 13% HST, your full address, phone number and addressed to:

Lisa Sheppard                                                                                                               


Township of Alberton

RR #1 – B2, 3 Hwy 611 S

Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M2


Submissions can be dropped off or mailed to the Municipal Office located at RR #1 – B2, 3 Highway 611 South, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M2. Bids will be deemed to have been received when a municipal employee has date and time stamped the envelope. Bids not received by 2:00 pm (C.S.T.) on Wednesday, October 18, 2023, will not be considered. Bids received by email or facsimile will not be considered.

The Township, as owner, at its sole discretion, may decide that no proposals/bids submitted will be accepted.

Access the Bid Form Here

2. Special Meeting Notice – Oct 2, 2023

3. Fireworks By-Law adopted July 14, 2021

Fireworks are not permitted to be set off or discharged in Alberton during an MNR Restricted Fire Zone of during a local Fire Ban implemented by the Alberton VFD Fire Chief or Chief Fire Official. 

Flying lanterns are prohibited in the Township of Alberton at all times.

Click here to read the by-law:  Alberton Fireworks By-Law 22-2021