Springwater has a vibrant and rich heritage. Discover our various designated heritage properties or browse through our Awards of Merit. They remind us of our heritage and days gone by.

Springwater Heritage Committee

The Springwater Heritage Committee is made up of one representative from Council and nine members of the public. The Committee receives and reviews applications for property designation under the Ontario Heritage Act and makes recommendations to Council. The Committee has also developed Facade Guidelines for the Elmvale Commercial District and a Township-wide Heritage Inventory.

Heritage Committee Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Township of Springwater Administration Centre. 

Agendas are available online and everyone is welcome to attend meetings!  

For more information, please contact the Deputy Clerk.

Springwater Heritage Committee Wants YOU!

The Committee is currently seeking two new members to join this dynamic team.  Interested individuals can submit an application to the Clerks Department by end of day on Friday, November 25, 2016. 

Not sure what happens in a meeting? Join us!

All Heritage Committee meetings are open to the public.  Please feel free to attend at the Township Administration Centre at 7:00 PM on:
- Tuesday, October 25
- Tuesday, November 22

If you have any questions regarding the Heritage Committee or this application process, please contact Karen Way, Deputy Clerk at 705-728-4784 extension 2042. 

"A History of Vespra Township"

For a limited time, "A History of Vespra Township" books are available to Springwater residents for a reduced price of $15.00 each (plus applicable taxes).

Image - History of Vespra Township Book

A fabulous hardcover book of over 700 pages complete with pictures, it provides an account of the history of Vespra and its' communities. This special offer is only available to Springwater residents purchasing "A History of Vespra Township" at the Township of Springwater Administration Centre