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Sale of Land by Public Tender

Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 08:53 AM

Take Notice that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on April 27, 2023, at the Highlands East...

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Half-load Restrictions in Effect

Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 06:00 AM

Half-load restrictions have been placed all municipal roads throughout Highlands East and all other municipal roads in Haliburton County.

Restrictions will remain in place...

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2023 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

Posted on Thursday, March 16, 2023 10:39 AM

Multiple Household Hazardous Waste collections take place throughout the year at various locations across Haliburton County to allow people to dispose of items such as paint...

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Chief Building Official Position Available

Posted on Thursday, March 09, 2023 06:32 PM

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking a Chief Building Official.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer/Treasurer, the Chief Building Official will be...

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Home renovation funds available, apply by April 8

Posted on Thursday, March 09, 2023 02:59 PM

The Kawartha-Haliburton Renovates provides a forgivable loan to a maximum of $20,000 for repairs such as roofs, plumbing, heating, foundations, wells, septic systems, etc.


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Snow Removal and Parking on Municipal Roads

Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2022 08:50 AM

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

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Wilberforce public washroom winter availability update

Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 09:07 AM

The public washrooms on the back side of the Lloyd Watson Centre in Wilberforce are now closed for the winter. Portable toilets will be available for the winter season.

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2022 Municipal and School Board Election Results

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:22 AM

This article has been updated with official election results that have been certified by our Clerk/Returning Officer. ...