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2017 Budget

Posted to Budgets, Downloads on Feb 23, 2017

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Highlands East Welcomes New Deputy CBO

Posted to News & Notices on Feb 2, 2017

On behalf of Reeve, Dave Burton and the Council for the Municipality of Highlands East, we are delighted to announce that Josh Bramham will be joining the Municipality as our new Deputy Chief Building Official.

Josh studied Architectural Technology at Sheridan College and has received Ontario Building Code Training through Loyalist College. Most recently, Josh was employed with Emmerson Lumber Limited as an Architectural Draftsperson. He also provided Building & Design Services when he was self-employed with Esson Creek Construction. Josh is a resident of Highlands East and brings over 20 years of experience in the design and construction fields.

Josh will begin his new role with Highlands East on March 6th, 2017.

Please join us in welcoming Josh to our organization.

1977 Heavy Horse Pull Documentary featuring Highlands East's Mac McGillivray

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 26, 2017

Heavy Horse Pull is a short documentary made in the late 70s and explores horse-pulling contests and the people that compete in them, featuring the accomplished local Mac McGillivray.

McGillivray’s farm is located on McGillivray Road in what was then Cardiff Township. Mac has now passed away but was a long standing and active resident in the area. His family still lives on the McGillivrary farm property to this day.

Highlands East Welcomes New Environmental Supervisor

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 25, 2017

On behalf of Reeve, Dave Burton and the Council for the Municipality of Highlands East, we are pleased to announce that Stewart Hurd will be joining the Municipality as our new Environmental Supervisor.

Stewart is a graduate from Sir Sanford Fleming College with a diploma as an Environmental Technician. In his most recent role, Stewart was an Operations Manager with the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA). Stewart is a resident of Haliburton County and brings 16 years of water & waste water experience with him. Stewart enjoys spending time with his family and being in the outdoors.

Stewart will begin his role with Highlands East on February 27th, 2017.

Please join us in welcoming Stewart to our organization.

2017 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

Posted to Environmental, Services on Jan 19, 2017

The following events are being held for residents of the Municipality of Highlands East:

Tory Hill Landfill Site

Saturday, June 24th from 10:00AM through 2:00PM
19178 Highway 118 between Wilberforce & Tory Hill.

Gooderham Transfer Station

Saturday, August 19th from 1:00PM through 4:00PM
1042 McColl's Road just east of Gooderham.

Tory Hill Landfill Site

Saturday, October 28th from 10:00AM through 2:00PM
19178 Highway 118 between Wilberforce & Tory Hill.

Residents of Highlands East can also attend the following HHW events being held at the Faraday Public Works Yard at 29860 Hwy. 28 South (across from the intersection of Monck Road and Hwy. 28) from 9:30AM through 2:30PM:

  • May 13th, 2017
  • June 10th, 2017
  • July 8th, 2017
  • August 12th, 2017
  • September 16th, 2017

Be sure to bring your landfill disposal card with you to these events.

Contact the Environmental Department at 613-339-2442 for more information or download our helpful flyer: What can I bring to HHW Events?

Fire Department Application Forms

Posted to Downloads, Fire Rescue, Services on Jan 12, 2017

LED Streetlight Install Underway in Highlands East

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 4, 2017

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently upgrading its streetlight system to energy-efficient, light-emitting diode (LED) streetlights to reduce energy and maintenance costs while improving lighting quality. Installation of the new fixtures began December 21, 2016, and is expected to be complete mid-January. 

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Notice regarding Reeve Dave Burton

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 3, 2017

On Friday, December 23, 2016, Reeve Dave Burton suffered a serious injury to both legs and is currently recovering in Ross Memorial Hospital with hopes to continue recovery in Haliburton Hospital. Reeve Burton will be hospitalized for approximately 8 weeks.

During this time, please direct all inquiries to Shannon Hunter, CAO/Treasurer, shunter@highlandseast.ca, 705-448-2981 Ext 231 or Deputy Reeve Suzanne Partridge, spartridge@highlandseast.ca, 613-339-2365. 

Wishing Reeve Burton a speedy recovery.

Sincerely,
Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East

Cardiff & Dyno Estates Drinking Water Systems Operational Plan

Posted to Environmental, Services on Dec 5, 2016

The Operational Plan can be viewed at our main office located at 2249 Loop Road Wilberforce, ON or at our Environmental Office located at 2778 Monck Road, Cardiff, ON.

Cardiff & Dyno Estate Drinking Water Systems Financial Report 2016

Posted to Downloads, Environmental, Financial Reports, Services on Dec 5, 2016

Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Minutes for Council Meeting on February 13, 2017
2017.02.13_minutes.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
Agenda for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on February 16, 2017
2017.02.16_agenda_environment.pdf
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
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on November 28, 2016
2016.11.28_agenda.pdf
2016.11.28_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on November 14, 2016
2016.11.14_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on November 10, 2016
2016.11.10_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on November 9, 2016
2016.11.09_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on November 14, 2016
2016.11.14_agenda.pdf
2016.11.14_documents.zip
Minutes for Economic Development & Business Committee Meeting on November 2, 2016
2016.11.02_minutes_economic_development.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on October 24, 2016
2016.10.24_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on October 20, 2016
2016.10.20_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee Meeting on October 19, 2016
2016.10.19_minutes_trails.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on October 24, 2016
2016.10.24_agenda.pdf
2016.10.24_documents.zip
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on October 12, 2016
2016.10.12_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf