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27 Sep

NOTICE - Municipal Election - Potential Canada Post Strike or Mail Disruption

Voter Kits are in the mail. The threat of a potential strike by Canada Post workers or a mail disruption continues and eligible electors are encouraged to mail their kits as soon as possible.  Electors may choose to drop off their Voter Kits (yellow return envelopes) at the Municipal Office at 1123 North Shore Road between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday) during   read more

21 Sep

NOTICE - Municipal Election - Vote By Mail

WATCH FOR YOUR VOTER KIT IN THE MAIL - VOTER KITS WILL BE MAILED THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 24th. As soon as you receive your Voter Kit, cast your vote and return your ballot in the mail.  Please be sure to follow the instructions carefully!  The 2018 Municipal Election will be conducted using Vote By Mail only and will be held on October 22, 2018.  If you don’t receive your   read more

31 Aug

NOTICE - Revision Period - Are you on the Voters List?

THE 2018 MUNICIPAL ELECTION IS FAST APPROACHING! VOTE BY MAIL will be used by the Township of Algonquin Highlands. Ballots will be mailed based on information on the List of Electors the week of September 24, 2018. ALL ELECTORS SHOULD CONFIRM their names and relevant information are correctly shown on the list. APPLICATIONS for revisions to the List of Electors are available at the   read more

19 Oct

NOTICE - Special Council Meetings (Closed Session - Organizational Review)

Special Meetings of Council will be held on: Monday, October 29, 2018 commencing at 9:00 a.m. and Monday, November 5, 2018 commencing at 9:00 a.m. Council will proceed into closed session under Sec. 239 (2) (b) and 239 (2) (d) of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001 as amended to discuss the Township of Algonquin Highlands’ Organizational Review. The meetings will be   read more

14 Sep

NOTICE: Big Brother Lake Blue Green Algae Bloom

The Ministry of Environment, Conservation & Parks has confirmed a Blue Green Algae bloom was present on Big Brother Lake on September 7th 2018. The bloom has since dissipated, however, it is possible for more to develop in the future. Blue Green Algae can release toxins. If a new bloom is observed: Avoid skin contact. Do not ingest. Keep pets away. Do not eat fish caught in the   read more

29 Aug

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

There are no further Household Hazardous Waste Collection events in 2018 Please watch for 2019 dates. IMPORTANT:  Hazardous Waste cannot be accepted at any waste disposal site except during collection events. Information regarding Household Hazardous Waste events in the Township of Algonquin Highlands can be found at   read more

31 Jul

NOTICE OF STUDY COMMENCEMENT - Municipal Class Environmental Assessment

The Township of Algonquin Highlands has initiated a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) Study for the proposed construction of a new road north of the Stanhope Municipal Airport to access the Airport Business Park to be located on Airport Road, north of Highway 118 in the Township of Algonquin Highlands. The study is being planned under Schedule B of the Municipal Class   read more

30 Jul

NOTICE of Municipal Election

NOTICE is hereby given in accordance with Section 40 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 there will be a Municipal Election in the Township of Algonquin Highlands for the offices of: OFFICE CANDIDATE Councillor Ward 1 - One (1) to be elected David Lawson Julia Shortreed Councillor Ward 3 - One (1) to be   read more