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"!




2016 Tax Sale Property information – Click here
Posted on April 26, 2016




Lanark County 2016 Road Construction Projects
Posted on April 21, 2016

For information regarding the projects in this area please open the following link.

http://www.lanarkcounty.ca/AssetFactory.aspx?did=6885




JOB POSTING 2016-01: CAO/Clerk
Posted on April 15, 2016

The Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking a qualified person to assume the full-time position of Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk.

A copy of the job description and specific qualifications can be found on the “Career Opportunities” page.

The Township offers competitive remuneration in the range of $89,600 to $103,800, as well as an excellent benefits package and OMERS pension.

If you are interested in this challenging career opportunity, please submit your detailed resume and cover letter in PDF format by email only to: mayor@lanarkhighlands.ca before 4 pm on May 12th, 2016, referencing “Job Posting 2016-01 CAO/Clerk”.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. 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 CAO/Clerk at the address indicated above.




April 10 – 16, 2016
Posted on April 13, 2016

The Township of Lanark Highland’s would like to thank all of our volunteers who make a significant difference and contribution to this community.




NOTICE OF FIRE BAN
EFFECTIVE APRIL 1ST, 2016

No open air burning is permitted in the Township of Lanark Highlands. The Fire Ban will remain in effect due to dry conditions. Fire Permits will not be issued during a Fire Ban. The discharge of fireworks is prohibited during a Fire Ban.

Please consult the Township’s website at www.lanarkhighlands.ca for updates, or contact the municipal office at 613-259-2398 ext 500 for a recorded message. Should you have immediate concerns, please contact the municipal office at 613-259-2398.




REQUEST FOR TENDER
Surface Treatment Galbraith Road

Posted on April 8, 2016

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from qualified firms/individuals to supply and apply Surface Treatment to Galbraith road.

Copies of the Request for Tender (RFT) may be picked up at the Township of Lanark Highlands Municipal Office and may also be found on the Township website.

Deadline for submission of the proposals is 2:00 PM April 28th, 2016. Tenders will be opened at 2:15 PM April 28th, 2016.

The Township of Lanark Highlands reserves the right to reject any or all Tenders at its sole discretion.

For further information contact:
Township of Lanark Highlands
Thomas McCarthy 75 George Street
Lanark, Ontario K0G 1K0
T: 613-259-2398 ext.239
F: 613-259-2291
E: tmccarthy@lanarkhighlands.ca

Click here to view the full tender.

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications. Questions about the collection of Information should be directed to the CAO/Clerk at the address indicated above.




REQUEST FOR TENDER
Roadside Mowing

Posted on April 8, 2016

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from qualified firms/individuals to supply roadside mowing services.

Copies of the Request for Tender (RFT) may be picked up at the Township of Lanark Highlands Municipal Office and may also be found on the Township website.

Deadline for submission of the proposals is 2:00 PM April 28th, 2016. Tenders will be opened at 2:15 PM April 28th, 2016.

The Township of Lanark Highlands reserves the right to reject any or all Tenders at its sole discretion.

For further information contact:
Township of Lanark Highlands
Thomas McCarthy 75 George Street
Lanark, Ontario K0G 1K0
T: 613-259-2398 ext.239
F: 613-259-2291
E: tmccarthy@lanarkhighlands.ca

Click here to view the full tender.

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications. Questions about the collection of Information should be directed to the CAO/Clerk at the address indicated above.




Calling all local photographers!
Posted on April 1, 2016

For the 2016 Highland Voice, the Township is looking for local pictures to show how beautiful the Highlands are. This publication will reach 4,100 residents.

Pictures can be e-mailed to lhreception@lanarkhighlands.ca or dropped off on USB sticks or CDs. CDs and USB sticks can be returned to owners. Pictures submitted before Friday, April 15th, 2016 would be much appreciated.




NOTICE
ACTIVATION OF REDUCED LOAD PERIOD ON ALL TOWNSHIP ROADS

Posted on February 24, 2016

Take notice that reduced load restrictions (five (5) tonnes per axle) will be in force on all Township Roads effective Monday, March 7th, 2016.

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 (ext 250)




ROAD EMERGENCY NUMBER
Posted on May 15, 2014

Effective immediately the number for reporting a road emergency has changed. Please note the new number:

1-613-264-7329

Please call this number only in case of a road related emergency or potential danger that requires immediate attention. Responding to the pager requires Roads staff to interrupt their normal activity (i.e. snowplowing, grading etc…) to attend the service request. General requests for information will not be provided via this number.




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