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Notice of Public Meeting Township of Lanark Highlands
Concerning a Proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment

Posted on April 24, 2015

TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Lanark Highlands will hold a Public Meeting on:

TUESDAY, MAY 12TH 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Municipal Complex, 75 George Street Lanark ON, for the purpose of considering a proposed zoning by-law amendment under Sections 34 of the Planning Act.

Click here to view the full notice with additional details.




NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – APPLICATION FOR MINOR VARIANCE
Posted on April 17, 2015

TAKE NOTICE THAT an application under the above file number will be heard by the Committee of Adjustment on the date and at the time and place shown below, under the authority of Section 45 of the Planning Act.

DATE: May 12th, 2015
TIME: 6:00 p.m.

PLACE: Municipal Council Chambers
Municipal Office – Township of Lanark Highlands
ADDRESS: 75 George Street, Lanark Ontario

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The Township of Lanark Highlands has issued a Fire Ban effective 08:00 April 13th, 2015.
Posted on April 14, 2015

The Fire Ban will remain in effect until further notice.
Please monitor the township website or the fire permit activation line for updates.
Fire Services can be reached at 613 259-2398 ext. 236



REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS
Slip in Water Tank

Posted on April 14, 2015

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from qualified firms/individuals to provide quotations for the fabrication of a slip in water tank.

Copies of the Request for Quotations (RFQ) 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 1:00 PM April 23rd, 2015. Quotations will be opened at 1:15 PM April 23rd, 2015.

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

For further information contact:
Tom McCarthy Acting Road Superintendent
Township of Lanark Highlands
75 George Street
Lanark, Ontario K0G 1K0
T: 613-259-2398 ext.250
F: 613-259-2291
E: CAO@lanarkhighlands.ca

Click here to view a PDF version of this notice.

Click here to view the full RFQ and form.

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
Granular Road Maintenance Material

Posted on April 9, 2015

The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking proposals from qualified firms/individuals to supply and apply Granular Material for the purpose of re-graveling Township roads.

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 May 1st, 2015. Tenders will be opened at 2:15 PM May 1st, 2015.

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

For further information contact:
Tom McCarthy Acting Road Superintendent
Township of Lanark Highlands
75 George Street
Lanark, Ontario K0G 1K0
T: 613-259-2398 ext.250
F: 613-259-2291
E: tmccarthy@lanarkhighlands.ca
www.lanarkhighlands.ca

Click here to view the tender and form.

Click here to view a map of the area.




Notice of Public Meeting -To Consider a Zoning Bylaw Amendment
Posted on April 9, 2015

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Planning Department of the Township of Lanark Highlands has received an Application for a Zoning By-law Amendment;

AND THAT the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands will hold a PUBLIC MEETING on the 28th of April, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Municipal Complex, 75 George Street Lanark ON, for the purpose of considering a proposed zoning by-law amendment under Sections 34 of the Planning Act.

Notice Poster Roode 2015 (PDF)

Notice Poster Cannon 2015 (PDF)




JOB POSTING 2015-04: Summer Students - Parks
Posted on March 31, 2015

The Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking three (3) summer students interested in working in the Parks and Recreation department. Eligible candidates are students returning to college or university in September 2015.

The hourly rate for this position is: $12/hr based on 32 hour work week (Monday to Thursday). The duration of the position is approximately May to August 2015.

Please submit a detailed resume and cover letter, clearly marked “Summer Students – Parks, Job Posting 2015-04” by e-mail no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 17, 2015, to:

Township of Lanark Highlands
75 George Street, P. O. Box 340
Lanark, ON K0G 1K0
e-mail: CAO@lanarkhighlands.ca

Click here to view a PDF version of this job posting with more information.




Bridge Closure Notification-June 29th 2015
Posted on March 26, 2015

French Line Road
The Township of Lanark Highlands

On June 29th 2015, The Township of Lanark Highlands Department of Public Works will close the French Line Road to through traffic at the French Line Bridge due to the replacement of the Bridge.
It is anticipated that the road will be closed for a period of approximately 12 weeks.
Traffic will be detoured via: Black Creek Road and Campbell Road.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.
For any further questions or concerns please contact:
The Township of Lanark Highlands 613-259-2398 x249 or roadsadmin@lanarkhighlands.com

Click here to view a PDF version of this notice with a map of the area.




NOTICE
ACTIVATION OF REDUCED LOAD PERIOD ON ALL TOWNSHIP ROADS

Posted on March 10, 2015

Take notice that reduced load restrictions (five (5) tonnes per axle) will be in force on all Township Roads effective Monday, March 16th, 2015

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




Taxation 2015
Posted on January 29, 2015

All Municipal tax bills have been sent to the Post Office!
If you do not receive a tax bill within the next week or so, please call Stacey at 613-259-2398 ext. 0.




2015 DOG TAGS ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Posted on November 27, 2014

Please contact Stacey Knowles at 613-259-2398 ext 221 or lhreception@lanarkhighlands.ca for more information.




Official Election Results

Mayor - Brian Stewart

Deputy Mayor - John Hall

Ward One - Linda Hansen

Ward Two - Stephen Roberts

Ward Three - Peter Rodger

Ward Four - Bill King

Ward Five - Jeannie Kelso




NEW 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.




2015 FIRE PERMITS
Posted on February 21, 2014

2015 Fire Permits Fire Permits are required from January 1st to the 31st day of December

2015 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




2014 Budget Presentation
Posted on February 7, 2014

Click here to view the presentation. (PDF)

Click here to view the presentation. (Powerpoint)

2014 Budget




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.