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Municipal COVID-19 Safety Measures

Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 12:00 AM

Offices open to the public

As of Tuesday, February 22, 2022 our offices will be open to the public and appointments...

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Guide to Municipal Office Use During COVID-19

Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 12:00 AM

Appointments recommended

Our offices are open to the public and appointments are not required. We do recommend making an appointment if possible to ensure efficient service and...

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Health Unit recommends remote work wherever possible

Posted on Tuesday, January 04, 2022 07:45 AM

HKPR’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Bocking, has strongly recommended that all employers and persons responsible for a business that operates within the region of the HKPR District...

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Use to confirm or update voter information

Posted on Monday, November 08, 2021 09:45 AM

If you are a resident, owner or tenant of property in Ontario, a Canadian citizen and 18 years of age you can vote in Ontario’s upcoming municipal and school board elections.


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Little Free Library now in Cardiff

Posted on Friday, October 15, 2021 07:48 PM

A new Little Free Library has popped up in Cardiff. The Recreation & Culture Advisory Committee of Highlands East recommended to council the idea of a Little Free Library (LFL)...

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Fire Prevention Week 2021 asks you to learn the sounds of safety

Posted on Sunday, October 03, 2021 08:00 AM

Fire Prevention Week 2021 runs from October 3 through 9 and focuses on the different sounds the smoke and carbon monoxide alarms make. The Highlands East Fire Department wants...

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, September 30, 2021

Posted on Monday, September 27, 2021 10:18 AM

September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation for Canada. This day honours the lost children and survivors of residential schools, their families...

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Arena rentals and public skating begin in October

Posted on Monday, September 20, 2021 03:47 PM

The Keith Tallman Memorial Arena will be available for rentals beginning October 2, 2021.

Free Public Skating

Free Public Skating begins Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. and...