Promo Panels

Tender for Granite Aggregate

Posted to News & Notices on Feb 5, 2016

The Municipality of Highlands East is accepting tenders for the supply of approximately 3000 tonnes of crushed granite aggregate.

Tenders will be called, received, evaluated, accepted and processed in accordance with the Municipality’s Purchasing and Tendering Procedures and will close Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at 1:00PM.

...read more

Wilberforce Clinic Dates for February and March 2016

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 29, 2016

Bancroft Family Health Team Doctor will be available at the Wilberforce Clinic at 2165 Loop Road in Wilberforce on the following dates in February and March:

  • Tuesday, February 9th from 10AM to 2PM

  • Tuesday, February 23rd from 10AM to 2PM

  • Thursday, March 3rd from 11AM to 3PM

  • Saturday, March 19th from 9AM to 1PM 

Booked appointments are preferred, please call 613-332-1565 Ext. 220 or 233 to make an appointment or for further information.

The clinic is available to anyone with a valid Health Card. You do not have to be a patient of the Bancroft Family Health Team. Patients must bring their health card to every appointment.

Outdoor Rink Closure

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 28, 2016

The outdoor rinks in Cardiff and Gooderham are temporarily closed due to weather. Please check back as we will update the status when they reopen.

The Keith Tallman Memorial Arena is available for bookings and public skating remains open as regularly scheduled. Please see Skating in Highlands East for more information.

Emergency Response Plan

Posted to Downloads, Fire Rescue, Services on Jan 28, 2016

The Municipality of Highlands East Emergency Management Committee developed this Emergency Response Plan. Every official, municipal department and agency must be prepared to carry out assigned responsibilities in an emergency. The response plan has been prepared to provide key officials, agencies and departments of the Municipality of Highlands East with important emergency response information related to:

  • Arrangements, services and equipment; and
  • Roles and responsibilities during an emergency.

In addition, it is important that residents, businesses and interested visitors be aware of its provisions. Copies of the Municipality of Highlands East Emergency Response Plan may be viewed at the main Municipal Office and Sub Offices and can be downloaded below.

Download File

Notice regarding adoption of By-law for Fire Department Fees and Permits

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 15, 2016

Whereas the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001, Chapter 25, s. 391 (1), as amended provides that a municipality may pass a by-law setting fees for certain services within the Municipality;

Now therefore the Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East proposes to enact a by-law under the Municipal Act respecting a tariff of fees for various services carried out under the jurisdiction of the Fire Department of the Municipality of Highlands East at the regular Council meeting held on February 8, 2016.

The Council meeting commences at 9:00AM and is held at the Council Chambers, 1101 Holmes Road, Wilberforce, Ontario.

Family Household and Rental Housing Needs Survey

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 13, 2016

The City of Kawartha Lakes Housing Help division is seeking the public’s input on the need for family housing in communities across Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County. The public is being asked to complete a short survey to collect some key information from families. The survey results will help better identify the housing type and geographic needs of families in our communities.

The survey is available at www.klhhousinghelp.ca/familysurvey and closes March 31, 2016.

Highlands East Food Bank Information

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 13, 2016

The Community and Social Services page has been updated with new information pertaining to the Food Banks in Highlands East that are run by the Central Food Network. This information has been included below:

...read more

Notice Regarding Amendment to Procedural By-law

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 12, 2016

The Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East will give consideration to a By-law to amend the Municipality’s Procedural By-law No. 2015-06.  The Procedural By-law governs the proceedings of Council and its committees, the conduct of its members and the callings of meetings.

The amendment will amend Section 10 Closed Meetings to reflect the changes that have been made to the Municipal Act, 2001 S.O. 2001, c.25 Section 239.  Under this section “Other criteria” the following has been added:

“an ongoing investigation respecting the municipality, a local board or a municipally-controlled corporation by the Ombudsman appointed under the Ombudsman Act, an Ombudsman referred to in subsection 223.13 (1) of this Act, or the investigator referred to in subsection 239.2 (1). 2014, c. 13, Sched. 9, s. 22.“

Consideration to adoption of a by-law to amend the Procedural By-law will be given at the regular meeting of Council scheduled to be held on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 9:00AM in the Council Chambers at 1101 Homes Road in Wilberforce.

Kawartha-Haliburton Housing Link Update

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 12, 2016

Some helpful links have been added to the Housing Services section of the Contact > Community and Social Services page including links to the Kawartha-Haliburton Home Ownership Program, the Kawartha-Haliburton Renovates Program and the page where you can apply for Financially Assisted Housing.

Tender for LWMC/Municipal Office Heating Upgrades

Posted to News & Notices on Jan 8, 2016

Sealed tenders, clearly marked “LWMC/Municipal Office Heating Upgrades #2016-01-PR”, will be received up until 1:00PM on March 31, 2016 at the address listed below to the attention of the undersigned. 

...read more

Meeting Minutes & Agenda

Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on February 8, 2016
2016.02.08_agenda.pdf
2016.02.08_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 25, 2016
2016.01.25_minutes.pdf
Agenda for Council Meeting on January 25, 2016
2016.01.25_agenda.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on January 11, 2016
2016.01.11_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on January 11, 2016
2016.01.11_agenda.pdf
2016.01.11_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on December 14, 2015
2015.12.14_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on December 14, 2015
2015.12.14_agenda.pdf
2015.12.14_documents.zip
Minutes for Council Meeting on November 23, 2015
2015.11.23_minutes.pdf
Agenda & Documents for Council Meeting on November 23, 2015
2015.11.23_agenda.pdf
2015.11.23_budget_report_amendment.pdf
2015.11.23_geocaching_development_plan.pdf
2015.11.23_report_equitable_water_flow.pdf
2015.11.23_equitable_water_flow_appointment.pdf
2015.11.23_abundant_solar_energy.pdf
Minutes for Environment and Green Energy Committee Meeting on November 12, 2015
2015.11.12_minutes_environment.pdf
Minutes for Council Meeting on November 9, 2015
2015.11.09_minutes.pdf
Minutes for Recreation & Culture Committee Meeting on November 11, 2015
2015.11.11_minutes_recreation_and_culture.pdf
Minutes for Housing & Grants Committee Meeting on November 5, 2015
2015.11.05_minutes_housing_and_grants.pdf
Agenda & Reports for Council Meeting on November 9, 2015
2015.11.09_agenda.pdf
2015.11.09_report_building_dept.pdf
2015.11.09_report_by-law_dept.pdf
2015.11.09_report_environment_dept.pdf
2015.11.09_report_fire_dept.pdf
2015.11.09_report_roads.pdf
2015.11.09_report_roads_east_irondale_bridge.pdf
2015.11.09_report_trails_and_economic_development.pdf
Minutes for Trails Committee on November 4, 2015
2015.11.04_minutes_trails.pdf