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Position Available: Administrative Assistant to Department Heads

Posted to News & Notices on Oct 1, 2014

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking an Adminstrative Assisant to Department Heads

This is a union position and the successful candidate will report to the CAO/Treasurer and will provide administrative assistance and clerical support and services to all Department Heads (Fire, Property, Clerk, CAO, By-law and Treasurer Departments) in order to ensure effective and efficient operations. 

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Notice of Municipal Election

Posted to Elections, News & Notices on Sep 29, 2014

NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL ELECTION
Municipal Elections Act, 1996, as amended (s. 40)

Municipal Elections in the Municipality of Highlands East for the offices of:

  • Reeve
  • Councillor Ward 1 
  • Councillor Ward 2
  • Councillor Ward 3
  • Councillor Ward 4
  • Trustee – French – Language Public School Board 

will be held on the 27th day of October, 2014

  • The Municipal Election will be conducted utilizing Vote By Mail
  • A Voters Kit will be mailed the week of September 29th, 2014 to every eligible person shown on the Voters’ List.
  • If you do not receive a Voters Kit by October 6th, please contact the Municipal Office.  Additions and revisions to the Voters’ List can take place up to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. 

Location of Ballot Return Stations:  

  • Cardiff Sub-office (2778 Monck Road) 9AM-3:30PM
  • Gooderham Sub-office (1032 Gooderham Street) 9AM-5PM
  • Wilberforce Municipal Office (2249 Loop Road) 9AM-4:30PM

Sale of Land by Public Tender

Posted to News & Notices on Sep 25, 2014

Take Notice that tenders are invited for the purchase of the lands described in the document available for download below and will be received until 3:00PM Eastern Standard Time on October 9, 2014, at the Highlands East Municipal Office at 2249 Loop Road, Wilberforce Ontario. 

The tenders will then be opened in public on the same day as soon as possible after 3:00PM at the Highlands East Municipal Office, 2249 Loop Road, Wilberforce.

For a description of lands and more information, please download the PDF below.

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Highlands East Cultural Plan

Posted to Cultural Plan, Downloads on Sep 18, 2014

Greens Mountain Recreational Master Plan Final Report

Posted to Administrative, Downloads, Services on Sep 18, 2014

The final report of the Greens Mountain Recreational Master Plan is now available for download below and hard copies of this report are available for viewing at the following locations:

  • Cardiff Municipal Office
  • Cardiff Library
  • Highland Grove Library
  • Highlands East Building Department
  • Gooderham Library
  • Wilberforce Municipal Office
  • Wilberforce Library

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2014 Municipal Election: Application to Amend Voters' List

Posted to Council, Downloads, Elections on Sep 17, 2014

2014 Municipal Election: Voter Eligibility

Posted to Council, Elections on Sep 17, 2014

The Municipal Election Act, Section 2, 17, 19, 20 states:

Qualifications of Electors

A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local municipality (unless prohibited by the MEA or any other Act) if, on Voting Day (Monday, October 27, 2014), he or she:

▪     is a Canadian citizen,
▪     is at least eighteen [18] years old, and
▪     resides in the local municipality, or is the owner or tenant of land in the local municipality, or the spouse of such a person; and
▪     is not prohibited from voting as noted below or otherwise, by law.

Persons Prohibited From Voting

1.     A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.
2.     A corporation.
3.     A person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy in accordance with Section 44, MEA.
4.     A person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in Subsection 90(3) of the MEA, if Voting Day in the current election is less than four [4] years after Voting Day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.

2014 Municipal Election: List of Certified Candidates

Posted to Council, Elections on Sep 16, 2014

Notice is hereby given to the Municipal Electors of the Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East that during the period commencing on January 2nd, 2014 and completed on Nomination Day, September 12th, 2014, the following persons filed all necessary papers, delcarations and fees and the Clerk is satisfied that such persons are qualified and that their Nominations satisfy the requirements of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, as amended. Therefore, the following candidates are certified for the office which precedes their respective name:

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

Reeve: Steve Cosentino - Whitby, ON
stevecos@hotmail.ca

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

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

Ward 2: Suzanne Partridge - Bancroft, ON
suzanne_partridge@yahoo.com

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

Ward 3:  Cecil Ryall - Gooderham, ON
cec@cecryall.ca | www.cecryall.ca

Ward 3: Donna Graham - Gooderham, ON
grahamre@bellnet.ca

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

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

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

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

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

French Public School Board Trustee: Sylvie A. Landry - Pickering, ON
votesylvie@gmail.com

Curlers Wanted!

Posted to Events on Sep 12, 2014

Whether you are an experienced curler or a beginner, the Wilberforce Curling Club wants you to come out and curl! Bring your family and friends and have a terrific time.

Curling Rocks

Visit the Curling Club on September 25th at 6:00PM for a Registration BBQ or visit the Open House at 7:00PM on October 23rd and 25th.

League play begins on October 27th!

For more information contact Tammy Vaughan at 705-448-3807 or Darrell McQuigge at 705-447-0197, email wilberforcecurling@gmail.com and download the flyer and registration sheet below.

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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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Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Minutes for Council Meeting on September 16, 2014
2014.09.16_minutes.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on September 16, 2014
2014.09.16_agenda.pdf
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