News and Notices


A pool sits empty.

Summer swim programs cancelled due to COVID-19

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020 07:10 PM

The 2020 summer swim programs for the Cardiff Pool, Wilbermere Beach and Pine Lake Beach have been cancelled. 

On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the province...

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Short term rentals restricted during the pandemic

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:44 AM

According to the Province's list of Essential Businesses, every person who provides short term rentals in rental accommodations shall ensure that all rentals booked after April...

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Provincial and federal financial assistance available

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:05 AM

Canada Emergency Response Benefit

Federally, the Canada Emergency Response Benefit is now open. If you have stopped working because of COVID-19, the Canada Emergency Response Benefit...

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Restrictions to construction during the pandemic

Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 06:59 PM

On April 3, 2020 the Province of Ontario revised the Essential Services list to stop the Spread of COVID-19 and as part of that revision Construction has been limited to specific...

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Staying home for Easter long weekend

Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 05:09 PM

In light of the upcoming Easter long weekend, it’s imperative, more now than ever that we continue to work together to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within Highlands East and...

A white door with a red closed sign set in its window.

Make sure your business is not included in Ontario's expanded non-essential list

Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 08:45 AM

Following the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government reduced the list of businesses classified as essential and ordered more workplaces to close...

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A reminder to keep doing your part to stop the spread

Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 06:15 PM

As of April 8, 2020 we continue to see the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rise in Ontario and across Canada.  Everyone needs to be aware of the seriousness of this situation...

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Help others by wearing a non-medical mask

Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2020 04:39 PM

Wearing a non-medical mask (such as a homemade cloth mask) when out in public has not been proven to protect the wearer, but it will help prevent you from contaminating others...