Sense the Difference

Festivals and events, canoeing and kayaking, cycling and hiking, trail-riding and snowmobiling, museums and genealogy, hockey and figure-skating, camping and golfing, music, artisans and farm-gate sales, ballparks and boat launches, shopping and studio tour's . . . there's always something for everyone in Lanark Highlands - your four-season destination!

Come and "Sense the Difference"!




Lanark Highlands ROAD CLOSURES AT 3 PM April 15 2014

• 4 Conc B Lanark from PIN # 1741 to end of road (1622)

• Rosetta RD from PIN #344- 1031 (From Paul Drive – 5 Conc Lanark)

• Darling Rd from 2257-2336

Closed due to flooding – until further notice




As of 8:55 AM on April 15th 2014 the following sections of roads will be closed:

• Rosetta RD from PIN #344- 1031 (From Paul Drive – 5 Conc Lanark)

• Darling Rd from 2257-2336

Closed due to flooding – until further notice




FINAL Integrated Waste Management Plan /Waste Recycling Strategy
Posted on April 8, 2014

In March 2014 Council adopted an updated Integrated Waste Management Plan which sets out goals to increase diversion of blue box materials over the next 15 years, and explores different options to help meet these goals. The Plan includes a Waste Recycling Strategy as Appendix A, and the Blue Box Promotion & Education Plan as Appendix C

You can read the document here.

You can provide feedback on the document or ask questions by emailing Cathie Green here or phone (613)259-2398 Ext. 249




Notice of Study Completion
Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the replacement of the French Line Bridge

Posted on April 4, 2014

The Township of Lanark Highlands has undertaken a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the replacement of the French Line Bridge located on French Line Road, approximately 2.5km northwest of Highway 511. The existing single span, pony truss bridge constructed in 1945 is nearing the end of its lifespan and the Township intends to proceed with the replacement of the bridge in the summer/fall of 2014. The project is being planned in accordance with the latest edition of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Manual, as a Schedule “B” undertaking.

The Township has decided to tender the project as a road closure at the bridge during construction, however, included in the tender will be provisional items for the construction and removal of a temporary crossing. Upon receipt of the tender bid submissions and review of the applicable cost of a detour at the bridge, the Township will decide if they will be proceeding with the construction of a temporary crossing, or if a closure of French Line Road will be utilized during construction.

Click here to read more.




REQUEST FOR TENDER
Brushing Tender
#PW 2014-09

Posted on April 4, 2014

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from qualified firms/individuals Brush Township Roads.

Click here to read the full notice and click here to view the full tender and form.

Addendum #1

Deadline for submission of the proposals is 2:00 PM April 29th, 2014.




NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – APPLICATION FOR MINOR VARIANCE
File No. MV/04/14

Posted on April 1, 2014

DATE: April 29th, 2014
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
PLACE: Municipal Council Chambers,
Municipal Office – Township of Lanark Highlands
ADDRESS: 75 George Street, Lanark Ontario

Click here to read the full notice.




Ice Resurfacer Advertising Tender
Posted on March 27, 2014

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from firms/individuals interested in ADVERTISING ON OUR ICE RESURFACING MACHINE.

Click here to read the notice and click here to read the full RFP and form.

Deadline for submission is 1:30 p.m. April 16th, 2014




PUBLIC NOTICE
Road Closing

Posted on February 28, 2014

A portion of the unopened road allowance between Part Lot 5 and 6, Concession 4. Geographic Township of Darling. Parts 1, 2, 3, Plan 27R5537

Click here for further information.




NOTICE
2014 Reduced Load Period-all Township Roads

Posted on February 27, 2014

Take notice that reduced load restrictions (five (5) tonnes per axle) will be in force on all Township Roads effective Monday, March 10th, 2014. The reduced load period is necessary for the protection of all Township Roads which are susceptible to damage during the spring thaw. The restriction will be removed when the likelihood of road damage has diminished. For enquiries about reduced loads please contact The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands Public Works Department at 613-259-2398




2014 FIRE PERMITS
Posted on February 21, 2014

2014 Fire Permits Fire Permits are required from January 1st to the 31st day of December

2014 Fire Permits are available for sale at the township municipal office and local stores.
• Fire permits are require for all valid only for the year of issue
• Fire permits must be renewed prior to burning
• You must notify LHFS of any and all open air burning

Fire permits can be renewed in three ways;
1) Phone 613-259-2398 ext 500 or toll free 1-800-239-4695 ext 500
2) Fax: 613-259-5706 form is available at www.lanarkhighlands.ca
Email: firepermit@lanarkhighlands.ca




Ontario Senior of the Year
Posted on February 21, 2014

Nominations for 2014 are being accepted. Click here for more information.




2014 Budget Presentation
Posted on February 7, 2014

Click here to view the presentation. (PDF)

Click here to view the presentation. (Powerpoint)

2014 Budget




REMINDER - TAX NOTICE
2014 INTERIM TAX LEVY INSTALLMENTS DUE –FEB 28th 2014 & APRIL 30th, 2014

Posted on January 28, 2014

Click here for more information and methods of payment.




2014 DOG TAGS
Posted on January 16, 2014

It’s that time of year again to begin thinking about renewing your dog licence!

Click here to read about the 2014 Fees.




APPROVAL OF ASSET MANAGEMENT PLAN
Posted on December 19, 2013

The Council of the Township of Lanark Highlands approved its Asset Management Plan at regular Council meeting on December 17th, 2013

Click here to review the entire report.




NOTICE OF STUDY COMMENCEMENT
Posted on December 12, 2013

CLASS ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE FRENCH LINE BRIDGE

Click here for more information.



Ice Time Available
Posted on November 26, 2013

Price varies with hour of rental. Call Terry Donaldson for more information. 613-250-0730




NOTICE
Snow Removal 2013/2014

Posted on November 14, 2013

The Township of Lanark Highlands will not be responsible for damages to mailboxes, newspaper boxes or parked vehicles where the boxes or vehicles interfere with the snowplowing of Township Roads.

Parking of vehicles on Township Roads and Village Streets from 12:00 midnight to 7:00 a.m. will not be permitted from November 15, 2013 to April 15, 2014. The prohibition of parking applies to the entire road right-of-way, normally 10m (33') from the centre of the road.

Click here to read the full announcement and for contact information.




Volunteer Fire Fighters Required

The Lanark Highlands Fire Service is seeking applications from dedicated community minded men and women who are committed to training and responding to emergency calls 24 hours per day. Preference will be given to those who work within the Township and those who possess a class DZ license. Applications are available at the township municipal office, by calling 613 259-2398 or can be found below.

Click here to view the application (PDF).




Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands - 75 George Street, PO Box 340. Lanark, Ontario, Canada K0G 1K0. 613-259-2398.