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Volunteer Recognition Breakfast

Posted to Events on Apr 25, 2017

Highlands East Council and Staff would like to invite you to attend a Volunteer Recognition Breakfast on April 29th from 9AM to Noon at the Lloyd Watson Community Centre.

We would like to recognize and thank sincerely all of the volunteers in Highlands East for their contributions that make our Municipality a great place!

Spring Cemetery Clean Up

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 24, 2017
Cemetery Cleanup Day

Clean up will start in early May at the following cemetery sites:

  • McGillivray Cemetery
  • Deer Lake Cemetery
  • South Wilberforce Cemetery
  • Gooderham Cemetery
  • Essonville Cemetery & Heritage Church
  • Gooderham Pioneer Cemetery

Please recognize that clean up is subject to weather as well a burial services that may need to be performed. For additional information and enquiries, please contact the Municipal Office at 705-448-2981.

Position Available: Information Centre Labourer

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 21, 2017

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking an Information Centre Labourer. This is a part-time, seasonal position. The successful candidate will report to the Community Economic Development & Committee Coordinator. This position will be responsible for providing assistance to the Community Economic Development & Committee Coordinator with the Highlands East Information Centre operations. 

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Position Available: Community Economic Development & Committee Coordinator

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 21, 2017

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking a Community Economic Development & Committee Coordinator. This is a part-time, 1 year contract position. The successful candidate will report to the Chief Administrative Officer/CAO. This position will be responsible for providing assistance in overseeing Community Economic Development through Advisory Committees of Council, promote tourist activities to the area, market Highlands East and assist with management and supervision of a Highlands East Tourism/Information Centre.

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CBC's Still Standing Comes to Wilberforce

Posted to Events, News & Notices on Apr 19, 2017

CBC's Still Standing is a Comedy/Reality Series that focuses on small towns and their struggles to stay alive. The show will be visiting Wilberforce over Mother's Day Weekend (May 11th through 15th) to interview locals, learn about our past and discover how we are, "Still Standing".

Host Jonny Harris will be doing a live taping of the wrap-up Stand Up Comedy Show at the Lloyd Watson Centre in Wilberforce on Monday, May 15th at 6:30PM. Admission is free and the doors open at 6:00PM. Ages 14+, this is a live taping with no intermissions.

Let's pack the hall and show Jonny why Wilberforce is Still Standing!

Wilberforce Clinic Dates for April to June 2017

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 10, 2017

Bancroft Family Health Team Doctor will be available at the Wilberforce Clinic at 2165 Loop Road in Wilberforce on the following dates:

  • Monday, April 10th from 10AM to 4PM

  • Monday, April 24th from 10AM to 4PM

  • Monday, May 8th from 10AM to 4PM

  • Monday, May 29th from 10AM to 4PM

  • Monday, June 26th from 10AM to 4PM

Booked appointments are preferred, please call 613-332-1565 Ext. 220 or 233 to make an appointment or for further information.

The clinic is available to anyone with a valid Health Card. You do not have to be a patient of the Bancroft Family Health Team. Patients must bring their health card to every appointment.

Positions Available: Parks & Recreation Summer Students

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 7, 2017

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking two (2) Parks & Recreation Summer Students.

The Parks & Property Department has two student positions available for the summer of 2017. The successful candidates will report to the Property Supervisor. This position requires students to assist in the Parks & Property Department performing interior & exterior maintenance of municipal buildings & parks properties.

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Position Available: Information Centre Summer Student

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 7, 2017

The Municipality of Highlands East is accepting applications for a student position to assist visitors in our Information Centre, located in Wilberforce. You will provide information about the Municipality which includes travel directions, information about accommodations, restaurants, points of interest and things to do in the area. 

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2016 Council Remuneration

Posted to Council, Downloads, Financial Reports on Apr 5, 2017

Kawartha-Haliburton Renovates Program Now Accepting Applications

Posted to News & Notices on Apr 3, 2017
Photo of renovations.

Until May 12th the City of Kawartha Lakes' Housing Help Division will accept applications for the Kawartha-Haliburton Renovates program. This program assists low-income homeowners who are in need of repairs, energy efficient upgrades, or accessibility modifications.
 
Kawartha-Haliburton Renovates provides a forgivable loan to a maximum of $10,000 for repairs such as roofs, plumbing, heating, foundations, wells, septic systems, etc. A grant to a maximum of $5,000 is also available for modifications to reduce physical barriers such as ramps, handrails, chair and bath lifts, countertop height adjustments, etc.
 
The application and further details can be found on the website at: www.city.kawarthalakes.on.ca/khr

Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on March 8, 2017
2017.03.08_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on April 5, 2017
2017.04.05_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on March 31, 2017
2017.03.31_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on April 5, 2017
2017.04.05_agenda.pdf
2017.04.05_documents.zip
Notice & Agenda for Special Meeting of Council on March 31, 2017
2017.03.31_notice.pdf
2017.03.31_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on March 15, 2017
2017.03.15_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on March 15, 2017
2017.03.15_agenda.pdf
2017.03.15_documents.zip
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on March 9, 2017
2017.03.09_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on March 2, 2017
2017.03.02_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on March 1, 2017
2017.03.01_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on February 13, 2017
2017.02.13_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on February 17, 2017
2016.02.17_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on February 8, 2017
2017.02.08_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on February 13, 2017
2017.02.13_agenda.pdf
2017.02.13_documents-1.zip
2017.02.13_documents-2.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 23, 2017
2017.01.23_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on January 23, 2017
2017.01.23_agenda.pdf
2017.01.23_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 9, 2017
2017.01.09_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on January 5, 2017
2017.01.05_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on January 9, 2017
2017.01.09_agenda.pdf
2017.01.09_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on December 12, 2016
2016.12.12_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on December 12, 2016
2016.12.12_agenda.pdf
2016.12.12_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on November 28, 2016
2016.11.28_minutes.pdf