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General Equipment Operator Wanted

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 24, 2015

The Municipality of Highlands East is seeking a General Equipment Operator. This is a union position and the successful candidate will report to the Road Superintendent, and will operate trucks and other heavy equipment in the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges in the Municipality’s road system.

A full job description is available for download below. An interview and practical test will be required.

Interested applicants are to submit their resume, stating qualifications, by Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 4:00PM to:

Sharon Stoughton-Craig CAO/Treasurer
P.O. Box 295, Wilberforce, ON, K0L3C0
Phone: (705) 448-2981
Fax: (705) 448-2532
E-mail: sstocraig@highlandseast.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for candidate selection purposes only.

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Lifeguards Wanted for Cardiff Pool

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 24, 2015

The Municipality of Highlands East is accepting applications for the following positions at the Cardiff Pool:

  • Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
  • Assistant Instructor/Lifeguard
  • Shiftguard
  • Junior Lifeguard

Qualifications Needed: 

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Possess current Bronze Cross certificate
  • Possess current First Aid certificate with “CPR” C
  • Swim Instructors need to posses the Red Cross WSI Certification & the Lifesaving Society Lifesaving Instructor Certification
  • Assistant Instructors need to posses the Red Cross Assistant WSI Certification
  • Possession of current NLS certificate for Pool is required for the Shiftguard and would be an asset for the Junior Lifeguard
  • Must have reliable transportation to the Cardiff Pool and beaches

Applicants are to state the position they are applying for as well as state qualifications and supply proof of the same.

Please apply in writing before April 30th, 2015

Glen Covert, Environmental Supervisor
PO Box 160
Cardiff, Ontario, K0L 1M0
Phone: 1-613-339-2442
Fax: 1-613-339-1028
Email: gcovert@highlandseast.ca 

Come out for the Maple Syrup Festival on April 4th

Posted to Events on Mar 21, 2015

Enjoy an all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast featuring locally made Maple Syrup, Flea Market and Craft Sale on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 9:00AM to 2:00PM at the Lloyd Watson Centre in Wilberforce.

Spring Load Restrictions in Effect

Posted to News & Notices, Roads, Services on Mar 18, 2015

Spring load restrictions are currently on all Highlands East township roads as of March 10, 2015. All Haliburton County roads in the Municipality of Highlands East are also subject to load restrictions at this time (with the exception of County Road 503 and County Road 648). These restrictions will remain in effect until May 15, 2015 or until further notice.
 
For more information call (705) 448-2981.

RFP for Replacement of East Irondale Bridge

Posted to Downloads on Mar 18, 2015

Sealed proposals, clearly marked to their contents will be received up until 1:00PM on April 9th, 2015 at the address listed below to the attention of the undersigned.

The Municipality of Highlands East is issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) from proponents capable of providing Class Environmental Assessment, Design Engineering, Contract Administration and Construction Inspection Services for the replacement of the East Irondale Bridge in Gooderham, ON.

Further documentation & specifications regarding the above work is available at the Municipal Office located at 2249 Loop Road in Wilberforce or for download below.

Late bids will not be accepted. The Municipality of Highlands East reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and also reserves the right to accept other than the lowest bid.

Earl Covert, CRSI, Road Superintendent
Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0
Office: 705-448-2934
Cell: 613-334-1300
Email: ecovert@highlandseast.ca

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Tender for 4x4 Dump Truck

Posted to Downloads on Mar 17, 2015

Sealed Tenders plainly marked “TRUCK TENDER 2015-02” will be received at the Municipal Office located at 2249 Loop Rd. in Wilberforce until 1:00PM on March 31, 2015.  Tenders will be opened and recorded at 1:05PM this same date and location.

Please download the tender form below for full details.

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Tender for Supply & Installation Wilberforce Government Dock

Posted to Downloads on Mar 11, 2015

Sealed tenders, clearly marked “Removal & Disposal of Dock and Supply & Installation of Dock #2015-05-PR” will be received up until 1:00PM on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at the address listed below to the attention of the undersigned.

Full tender documents, project details and forms for these tenders are downloadable below.

For more information please contact:

Jim Alden, Property Supervisor for the Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0
Office: 705-448-2775
Cell: 705-455-7515
Email: jalden@highlandseast.ca 

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Volunteers wanted for Irondale Community Centre Advisory Committee

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 2, 2015

Minden Hill’s Council has expanded the Irondale Community Centre Advisory Committee to include seasonal & permanent residents of Highlands East. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Advisory Committee, please visit: mindenhills.ca/call-for-volunteer-committee-members/

New Council Meeting Dates & Location

Posted to Council, Meetings, News & Notices on Jan 15, 2015

Council will be passing a procedural by-law at the January 26th council meeting changing the dates one which meetings are held from the second and fourth (optional) Tuesday to the second and fourth (optional) Monday.  if Monday falls on statutory holiday then the meeting will be held the following day (Tuesday).
 
Monday meetings will be held at the new library in Wilberforce – 1101 Holmes Road.

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Highlands East Fire Heritage Committee aims to restore 1942 Fire Truck

Posted to Fire Rescue, News & Notices on Jan 13, 2015

The Highlands East Fire Heritage Committee has been set up to restore a piece of our past. The committee will be fundraising to restore our “Old Number One” Fire Truck, a 1942 Ford.

1942 Ford Fire Truck in need of restoration.

Donations can be made at the Wilberforce Municipal Office. For more information call 705-448-2981 x226. 

Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on March 12, 2014
2015.03.12_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on March 11, 2015
2015.03.11_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on March 9, 2015
2015.03.09_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on March 5, 2015
2015.03.05_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on March 4, 2015
2015.03.04_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on February 27, 2015
2015.02.27_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on February 12, 2015
2015.02.12_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on February 9, 2015
2015.02.09_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on February 5, 2015
2015.02.05_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on February 4, 2015
2015.02.04_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Economic Development and Business Committee Meeting on February 3, 2015
2015.02.03_minutes_economic_development_and_business.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 26, 2014
2015.01.26_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 13, 2015
2015.01.13_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on January 14, 2015
2015.01.14_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
New Council Meeting Dates & Location
2015_council_meeting_schedule.pdf
Minutes for Economic Development and Business Committee Meeting on January 6, 2015
2015.01.06_minutes_economic_development_and_business.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on December 9, 2014
2014.12.09_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on December 2, 2014
2014.12.02_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on November 18, 2014
2014.11.18_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on October 21, 2014
2014.10.21_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on October 14, 2014
2014.10.14_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on October 1, 2014
2014.10.01_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on September 16, 2014
2014.09.16_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on September 11, 2014
2014.09.11_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on September 6, 2014
2014.09.06_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on September 4, 2014
2014.09.04_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Minutes for Economic Development and Business Committee Meeting on September 2, 2014
2014.09.02_minutes_economic_development_and_business.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on August 12, 2014
2014.08.12_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Economic Development and Business Committee Meeting on August 5, 2014
2014.08.05_minutes_economic_development_and_business.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on August 5, 2014
2014.08.05_minutes.pdf