December 13th

Accessible Customer Service Policy and Procedures

Posted to Administrative, Downloads, Services on Dec 13, 2019

The Accessibility Standards for Customer Service (Ontario Regulation 429/07) came into force on January 1, 2008. If you are a provider of goods and services, and have one or more employees in Ontario, you will be required to comply with this regulation.

If you are a public sector organization designated in the standard, you must comply by January 1, 2010. 

If you are a private business, non-profit organization, or any other service provider with at least one employee in Ontario, you must comply by January 1, 2012.

The Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East has established an accessible customer service policy, procedures and practices, and has provided staff with training. The procedures and practices sets out a feedback process, notice of service disruptions and more.   

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Mechanic Position Available

Posted to News & Notices on Dec 13, 2019

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking a mechanic.

Position Details

Perform the maintenance and repair of the Municipality’s equipment including equipment used in road construction/maintenance of the road system and the fire service. Keep all necessary records, inspection, and repair of machinery and equipment.

Ability to operate heavy equipment in the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges for the municipality’s road system would be an asset.

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December 11th

Special meeting of Council to be held on December 16, 2019

Posted to News & Notices on Dec 11, 2019

A special meeting of Council is being held on Monday, December 16, 2019 for the purpose of a Closed Meeting regarding:

239 (2) (b) personal matters about an identifiable individual, including municipal or local board employees.

  • Performance Review

December 5th

Notice regarding Snow Removal and Parking on Municipal Roads

Posted to News & Notices on Dec 5, 2019

Winter maintenance and snow removal has begun and with your help, winter maintenance crews can plow faster and more efficiently.

Parked cars make plowing difficult and sometimes impossible. Parking on municipal streets and roads, obstructing traffic and prohibiting snow removal is not permitted. Vehicles in contravention of the Municipal Parking By-law will be ticketed or towed.

Dyno Estates, Cardiff Townsite & Bicroft Heights Christmas Garbage Pick-Up Notice

Posted to News & Notices on Dec 5, 2019

Please note that curbside garbage and recycling pick-up in Dyno Estates and Cardiff & Bicroft Heights will be carried out on Tuesday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 31 as Christmas and New Year's Day fall on Wednesday this year.

Recycling Reminder
December 24: Container pick up
December 31: Fiber pick up

Please contact the Environmental Office at 613-339-2442 with any questions and concerns.

Light the Night in Cardiff on Saturday, December 7th

Posted to Events, News & Notices on Dec 5, 2019

Join in on the Holiday cheer on Saturday, December 7th at the Dragon Fly in Cardiff at 6:30PM for refreshments, tree lighting and a visit from Santa! Everyone is welcome.

November 27th

Spread cheer in Wilberforce with carolling followed by skating on Monday, December 23

Posted to Events, News & Notices on Nov 27, 2019

Spread a little cheer around Wilberforce with Christmas carolling followed by skating, hot chocolate and cookies! Meet at the park in Wilberforce on Monday, December 23 at 6:30 p.m. to go carolling and end up at the arena for skating from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

People holding carolling music at night.

A free event from your Wilberforce Funraising Group. Everyone is welcome.

November 26th

2019 Organization Assessment Results and Recommendations

Posted to Downloads, News & Notices on Nov 26, 2019

This report gives information and recommendations on ways the municipality can be more efficient in service delivery and day to day operations.

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November 14th

Municipal Signage Project Request for Proposal

Posted to News & Notices on Nov 14, 2019

The Municipality of Highlands East welcomes proposals for our Municipal Signage Project. We are seeking proposals from qualified consultants to undertake the creation and construction of various signage within the municipality. Please take the time to carefully read and become familiar with the proposal requirements. All proposals submitted for consideration must be received by November 28, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Submission details are included in the documentation available for download below.

Note: The attached documentation was revised on November 14, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

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Outdoor Rink Volunteers Needed

Posted to News & Notices on Nov 14, 2019

The Municipality of Highlands East needs your help!  We are looking for volunteers who are willing and able bodied to help maintain the outdoor rinks in Gooderham and Cardiff.  Without the help of volunteers the rinks will not be able to operate this winter. 

Please contact Property Supervisor, Jim Alden at 705-455-7515.