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Skating in Highlands East

Posted to Activities on Nov 24, 2014
Photo of figure skating.

Free public skating will take place at the Keith Tallman Memorial Arena every Sunday from 12:30-2:00PM for the rest of the season, beginning Sunday, October 19th 2014.

There will be additional FREE Public Skating days at the Keith Tallman Memorial Arena for the month of December! 

The additional public skating sessions will take place on Tuesday, December 23rd and Tuesday December 30th, 2014 from 3:00PM to 4:30PM

Ice Time
There is still ice time available to be booked on Fridays and Saturdays. Contact the municipal office if interested.

Special Closed Meeting of Council to be held December 2, 2014

Posted to Council, Meetings, News & Notices on Nov 21, 2014

There will be a Special, Closed Meeting of Council on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 9:30AM at the Bark Lake Leadership Camp in Gooderham.

This meeting closed to the public. Section 239 (2), of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O.2001,c.25 as amended, provides that a meeting may be closed to the public if the subject matter being considered is;

Closed Session:
Section 239 (3.1)         the meeting is held for the purpose of education or training the members

Santa Claus Parade in Wilberforce on December 14th

Posted to Events on Nov 10, 2014

Santa Claus comes to Wilberforce on Sunday, December 14th with a Parade at 12:30PM and everyone is invited to stay for Coffee and a visit with Santa at the Lloyd Watson Centre afterwards.

Santa Claus in a parade

Everyone is welcome to participate in the parade; wether you want to just walk, bring your pet, drive a vehicle, pull a float, or ride a horse! Participants line up on School Road at 12:00 Noon.

Merry Christmas and thank you from the Santa Fund!

To contribute to the Santa Fund, contact Roberta Walsh at 705-448-2185. Cheques can be made payable to “Santa Fund” PO Box 124, Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0

2014 Municipal Election: OFFICIAL Results

Posted to Council, Elections, News & Notices on Oct 28, 2014

The Clerk of the Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East in the County of Haliburton has declared the following candidates elected as a result of the Municipal Election held October 27, 2014.

Reeve: Dave Burton

Ward 1 Councillor: Cam McKenzie

Ward 2 Councillor: Suzanne Partridge

Ward 3 Councillor:  Cecil Ryall

Ward 4 Councillor: Joan Barton

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

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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Notice regarding Chief Building Official for August 5, 2014

Posted to News & Notices on Aug 5, 2014

Mr. Randy Dunsmore, former Chief Building Official for the Municipality of Highlands East, has resigned his position effective August 1, 2014. Highlands East would like to thank Mr. Dunsmore for his dedicated service over the past 7 years and wish him continued success in his future endeavours.

Highlands East is currently in the process of finding and retaining a new Chief Building Official. In the interim, Bill Wingrove will serve as Acting Chief Building Official. Mr. Wingrove will relinquish his duties as Fire Chief and in the interim hold the title of Acting Deputy Fire Chief during which time Chris Baughman will be appointed the Acting Fire Chief. 

Upon the successful conclusion of our search for a permanent Chief Building Official, Mr. Wingrove will return to his position as Fire Chief.

Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Agenda for Council Meeting on November 18, 2014
2014.11.18_agenda.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
Notice & Agenda for Special Meeting of Council on October 21, 2014
2014.10.21_agenda.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on October 14, 2014
2014.10.14_agenda.pdf
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