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"!




ALL WASTE SITES WILL BE CLOSED ON JULY 1ST

WASTE SITES THAT ARE NORMALLY OPEN ON SUNDAYS WILL BE CLOSED ON SUNDAY, JULY 2ND, AND WILL BE OPEN INSTEAD ON MONDAY, JULY 3RD, WITH SUNDAY HOURS.

If you have any questions, please contact the Township Office at 613-259-2398 x 242.

Happy Canada Day!




EXTERNAL JOB POSTING
PART-TIME CASUAL TEMPORARY POSITION
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Posted on June 23, 2017

The Township seeks a dependable and motivated individual with knowledge of operating heavy equipment and road maintenance. This position is for an “as needed” position with no guarantee of hours. The duration of this position is from May 15th, 2017 to December 31st, 2017.

The successful candidate will report to the Acting Public Works Superintendent. A current DZ license is required for this position. Duties include but are not limited to operating heavy equipment including snow plows, minor equipment repairs/maintenance, maintaining & cleaning the garages, tools and storerooms, maintaining an incident report register, performing road maintenance and general labour duties. The nature of the position is physically demanding and requires working outside in various weather conditions.

This position may require working a variety of shifts which could include days, evenings & weekends. Successful applicants will be required to provide a satisfactory police reference check.

Salary range: $20.84 to $25.83 per hour, commensurate with experience.

A full job description is available upon request.

Applications will be held in strict confidence. Be advised that your cover letter and resume should demonstrate how you meet the qualifications. Please ensure that we receive your resume by mail or email no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 30th, 2017.

Township of Lanark Highlands
75 George Street, P.O. Box 340
Lanark, ON K0G 1K0
Attention: Tom McCarthy, Acting SPW
E-mail: tmccarthy@lanarkhighlands.ca
Inquiries: (613) 259-2398 Ext #239

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Certain competitions may depend on funding. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), should you require any special accommodations in order to apply or interview for a position with the Township of Lanark Highlands, we will endeavour to make such accommodations. The Township of Lanark Highlands is an equal opportunity employer following the rules and regulations set out by the Human Rights Code. Personal information submitted will be used for the purposes of determining suitability for this competition only and in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Questions about the collection of information should be directed to the Clerk Administrator at the address indicated above.




Notice of Cancellation of Public Hearing
Scheduled for Tuesday, June 27, 2017,
of the Committee of Adjustment.

The next Committee of Adjustment meeting
will take place at an impending date.




Notice of Cancellation of Meetings Scheduled for
Tuesday June 13, 2017:
Committee of Adjustment, Committee of the Whole and Council

The next Committee of Adjustment, COW and Council meetings will take place at the regularly scheduled date of
June 27th, 2017.




2017 LANARK COUNTY CONSTRUCTION
Posted on May 19, 2017

The County of Lanark has commenced the 2017 road construction season. There will be projects completed in the Township of Lanark Highlands, specifically on County Road 9-Tatlock Road, and 17 culvert replacements on various County Roads.

For more information please click on the following link:
http://www.lanarkcounty.ca/AssetFactory.aspx?did=7369




2017 Roadside Spraying
Posted on May 9, 2017

For more information please click the following link: Roadside Spraying




NOTICE:

Some areas of the Township are experiencing higher than normal water levels. If needed, sand bags are available to residents at the Township Garage located in McDonald’s Corners. If further information is required, please contact Thomas McCarthy at 613-259-2398 ext. 239 or tmccarthy@lanarkhighlands.ca




Fire Ban Lifted
Posted on May 2, 2017

Lanark Highlands Fire Service Crest

Effective May 2nd, 2017, the fire ban is being lifted in the Township of Lanark Highlands. Please ensure that all fires are constantly supervised and properly extinguished.

All burning within the Township requires a permit issued in 2017 and all open air burning permits must be activated by calling 613-259-2398 (ext. 500) or 1-800-239-4695 (ext. 500), or by e-mailing .

Should you have any questions, please contact Fire Chief Morgan Alcock at 613-259-2398 (ext. 236) or .

Thank you for your assistance in keeping our community safe.




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