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Come join in the fun at the Loonie Auction & Turkey Dinner in Gooderham on September 27th

Posted to Events on Sep 2, 2014

A Turkey Dinner with all the fixins' and a Loonie Auction is being held on September 27th at the Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre in Gooderham.

Loonies

$15 per person. Doors open at 5PM; Dinner at 6PM. Proceeds go to the Irondale Community Centre. Purchase tickets at the Irondale Store or for more information call Barry or Maxine at 705-447-2380

All Candidates Meeting to be held September 23, 2014

Posted to Elections, News & Notices on Sep 2, 2014

The Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with CARP Chapter 54, Canoe FM, The Haliburton Echo, The Minden Times, Moose FM and The Highlander, will host an All Candidates Meeting in advance of the Municipal Elections this fall, on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7PM at the Lloyd Watson Centre in Wilberforce.

All meetings are open to the public and questions can be asked during the meetings or submitted in advance to admin@haliburtonchamber.com

Tune into local media channels for complete media coverage.

Explore, Create and Appreciate Art during the Highlands East Plein Air Arts Festival

Posted to Events on Aug 27, 2014
Plein Air Painting

The Highlands East Plein Air Arts Festival runs September 4th through September 7th, 2014. Highlands East is a treasure trove of scenic subject matter perfect for any kind of plein air artist; lakes, rivers, colourful trees, rocky outcrops, ruins, historic sites and much more. Plein air simply means to paint outdoors. A great tradition in Ontario, plein air is enjoying a renaissance as more and more artists and hobbyists want to be inspired by the wild and natural world.

You might see an artist during your stay in the highlands at one of these many locations. And if you are an artist please enjoy our rugged and beautiful area.

For more information on the festival and participating artists please visit highlandseastpleinair.wordpress.com or download the brochure below.

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Hit the links at the Wilberforce Curling Club Golf Tournament

Posted to Events on Aug 27, 2014
Autumn Golf Course

The second annual Wilberforce Curling Club Fund Raising Golf Tournament is taking place at River's Edge Golf Course in Bancroft on Saturday, September 20th 2014.

This is a Best Ball tournament so those who only golf a little or not at all, this is the tournament for you!

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2014 Municipal Election: Unofficial List of Nominations Filed

Posted to Elections on Aug 27, 2014

The following candidates have filed nominations as of August 27, 2014.

Reeve: Dave Burton - Wilberforce, ON
dave@daveburton.org

Ward 1 Candidate:  Steven Kauffeldt - Cardiff, ON
stevenkauffeldt@yahoo.ca

Ward 1 Candidate: Cam McKenzie - Cardiff, ON
cameron.mckenzie@sympatico.ca

Ward 2 Candidate: Suzanne Partridge - Bancroft, ON
secret.gardener@ymail.com

Ward 2 Candidate: Adam Szelei - Bancroft, ON
mirrorscafe@gmail.com

Ward 3 Candidate:  Cecil Ryall - Gooderham, ON
ryallbcs@sympatico.ca

Ward 4 Candidate: Joan Barton - Tory Hill, ON
joan@joanbarton.ca | www.joanbarton.ca

Ward 4 Candidate: Todd Bertram - Bancroft, ON
tbertram@sympatico.ca

English Public School Board Trustee Candidate: Gary Brohman - Haliburton, ON
garybrohman@hotmail.com

English Separate School Board Trustee Candidate: Brian Kerby - Centre Hastings, ON
​brian@qbs.ca

French Public School Board Trustee Candidate: Mike Ross - Ajax, ON
michaelrosspourconseiller@hotmail.ca

French Public School Board Trustee Candidate: Claude Mbuyi - Ajax, ON
mbuyiclaude@hotmail.com

2013 Financial Statements and Municipal Performance Measurements Program Results

Posted to Downloads, Financial Reports on Aug 22, 2014

The audited Financial Statements for the year 2013 for the Municipality of Highlands East

are now available for download below.

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Preliminary List of Electors for 2014

Posted to Elections, News & Notices on Aug 22, 2014

The Preliminary List of Electors for the Municipality of Highlands East for the year 2014, prepared as required by the Municipal Elections Act 1996 (Section 23), as amended, will be made available in the Office of the Municipal Clerk on September 2, 2014.

Electors should check to ensure that their names and relevant information are correctly shown on the list.

Application for inclusion, additions or corrections to or deletions from the list may be made by an elector by completing and filing a form obtainable at the Office of the Clerk.

No person shall use information obtained from the Preliminary List of Electors except for election purposes.

The last day for filing applications concerning inclusion, additions, corrections or deletions is October 27th, 2014 at 8:00PM. The last day for removing another's name is September 12, 2014.

Irene S. Cook, CMO
Clerk/Returning Officer
The Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, Box 295
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0
(705) 448-2981 Ex. 222

Tender for Sale of 2003 Volvo Tandem Snow Plow

Posted to Administrative, News & Notices, Roads, Services on Aug 21, 2014

Tenders for the sale of a 2003 Volvo Tandem Equipped with a 2-way dump-sander body with snowplow wing; as is, where is. Truck was certified in 2013.

Sealed tenders, clearly marked to the contents, will be received by the undersigned up till September 11, 2014 at 12:00 Noon, EST.

Highest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  A 10% deposit must accompany all tenders.

Contact Earl Covert, Roads Superintendent, 705-448-2934 for viewing and details.

Sharon Stoughton-Craig
CAO/Treasurer
Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, PO Box 295
Wilberforce, ON
K0L 3C0
Phone: 705-448-2981

Tender for Food Concession Booth in Keith Tallman Memorial Arena

Posted to Administrative, News & Notices, Services on Aug 21, 2014

Sealed tenders, clearly marked “Food Concession Booth Tender” will be received up until September 12, 2014 at 4:00PM at the Municipal Office in Wilberforce for the operation of the Food Booth at the Keith Tallman Memorial Arena.

Tender documents, copy of the contract and further information can be obtained from:

The Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, Wilberforce, Ontario. 
Phone: 705-448-2981

Public input requested regarding Highlands East Cultural Planning Report

Posted to News & Notices on Aug 12, 2014

The final draft of the Municipality of Highlands East Cultural Planning Report was presented to Council on August 12th, 2014. Before final approval at the September Council meeting, Council is seeking the public’s comment on this report. 

Copies of the Executive Summary as well as the Full Report with Appendices are available for download and are also available in hard copy at the municipal office in Wilberforce. 

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Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Minutes for Council Meeting on August 12, 2014
2014.08.12_minutes.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on August 12, 2014
2014.08.12_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on August 5, 2014
2014.08.05_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on July 8, 2014
2014.07.08_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Reports for Council Meeting on July 8, 2014
2014.07.08_agenda.pdf
2014.07.08_report-building.pdf
2014.07.08_report-bylaw.pdf
2014.07.08_report-environment.pdf
2014.07.08_report-fire.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on June 17, 2014
2014.06.17_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on June 12, 2014
2014.06.12_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on June 11, 2014
2014.06.11_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on June 17, 2014
2014.06.17_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on June 4, 2014
2014.06.04_minutes_trails.pdf
Minutes for Economic Development and Business Committee Meeting on June 3, 2014
2014.06.03_minutes_economic_development_and_business.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on May 27, 2014
2014.05.27_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on May 13, 2014
2014.05.13_minutes.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on May 27, 2014
2014.05.27_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on May 14, 2014
2014.05.14_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on May 7, 2014
2014.05.07_minutes_trails.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on May 13, 2014
2014.05.13_agenda.pdf
Minutes for April 2014 Committee Meetings
2014.04.09_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on April 8, 2014
2014.04.08_minutes.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on April 8, 2014
2014.04.08_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on March 25, 2014
2014.03.25_minutes.pdf
Minutes for March 2014 Committee Meetings
2014.03.05_minutes_trails.pdf
2014.03.06_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
2014.03.13_minutes_environment.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on March 25, 2014
2014.03.25_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on March 11, 2014
2014.03.11_minutes.pdf