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2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 04:22 PM

This article is updated as new information becomes available.

Canada's COVID-19 updates and resources

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Municipal Operations Update for Province-wide Shutdown

Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:20 AM

Offices closed

Effective December 26, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., the Municipal Offices in Wilberforce and the Building Department in Gooderham will be closed to the public until further...

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Municipal COVID-19 Safety Measures

Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:54 AM

Effective December 26, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. a province-wide lockdown is being implemented to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. This page has...

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Disruption of Service

Posted on Friday, December 11, 2020 03:57 PM

Water Tap and Public Washrooms in Wilberforce unavailable. Due to a significant water leak, the public washrooms at the back of the Lloyd Watson Memorial Centre and the public...

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Snow Removal and Parking on Municipal Roads

Posted on Tuesday, December 08, 2020 10:10 AM

Winter maintenance and snow removal operations are underway and with your help, winter maintenance crews can plow faster and more efficiently.

Parked cars make plowing difficult...

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Additional payment options now available

Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 08:00 AM

Highlands East is now accepting Telephone and Internet Banking payments as well as Electronic Fund Transfers for all payments other than property taxes.

To learn more about...

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Celebrate the Holiday Season Safely

Posted on Friday, November 27, 2020 01:46 PM

The Ontario Government has published some public health advice on how to protect yourself and your loved ones over the holidays.

Consider breaking from tradition

Premier Doug Ford...

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Archived 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 08:53 AM

This article contains an archived collection of local, provincial and federal COVID-19 related information that we published to our website between...