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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.

Please note that the 2013 MPMP will be posted here in the coming days.

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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

2014 Municipal Election: Unofficial List of Nominations Filed

Posted to Elections on Aug 21, 2014

The following candidates have filed nominations as of August 21, 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

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 Meeting regarding Greens Mountain Recreational Master Plan to be held Monday, August 25, 2014

Posted to News & Notices on Aug 18, 2014

A public meeting regarding the Greens Mountain Recreational Master Plan is being held on Monday, August 25, 2014 from 7:00PM – 9:00PM at the Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre at 1067 Community Centre Road in Gooderham.

David A. Clark Consulting Inc. will be presenting a draft recreational master plan for Greens Mountain and will be asking for public feedback on what is being proposed for the site.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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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Position Available: Chief Building Official

Posted to Administrative, Building, News & Notices, Services on Aug 7, 2014

We are seeking applications from experienced, qualified persons for the position of Chief Building Official. Reporting to the CAO and as a member of the Senior Management Team, the Chief Building Official will be responsible for the administration, planning and management of the Building Department.

Highlands East is situated on the eastern side of Haliburton County. Picturesque and quaint with a small town atmosphere, it is a beautiful area to live, work and play. Come and join our team!

Applicants must indicate how they meet the minimum qualifications in their resume. We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Personal information collected will be used for candidate selection, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act R.S.O., 1990, cM56.

Please submit you cover letter and resume by 12:00pm local time on September 4th, 2014 to:

Sharon Stoughton-Craig CAO/Treasurer
2249 Loop Rd, Wilberforce, Ontario KOL 3C0
705-448-2981 
sstocraig@highlandseast.ca

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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.

Wilberforce Bucks Promotion Postponed

Posted to News & Notices on Jul 31, 2014

Updated 2014.08.05: The Wilberforce Bucks promotion has been postponed until further notice. Please keep an eye on the website and our social media pages for more updates.

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