Kawartha Lakes Public Library Celebrates Ontario Public Library Week
October 7, 2014 - Kawartha Lakes Public Library celebrates Ontario Public Library Week from October 18 to 25, 2014 with the theme “Libraries Inspire”. Ontario Public Library Week was first introduced in 1985 and has become the annual focus for promoting and recognizing public library service in the province. It provides a focus to reflect upon the important contribution that public libraries make to the quality of life and economic health of their communities through their role in providing access to all types of information in every kind of format.
Kawartha Lakes Public Library invites everyone to join us for a week filled with interesting events and special programs. Special activities brochures are available at all library branches and on the library website.
Public Works Auction of Surplus Equipment - October 25, 2014
Electors encouraged to bring Voter Kit on October 27
October 21, 2014 - KAWARTHA LAKES – If you have received your municipal mail-in Voter Kit but have not yet voted, you are asked to bring your Voter Kit on election day, Monday, October 27 to the Victoria Park Armoury in Lindsay or the Fenelon Falls Community Centre between 10am and 8pm to complete the voting process.
Class Environmental Assessment and Reconstruction of Regent Street - Public Information Centre - October 30, 2014
Kawartha Lakes Social Services improve client access to employment and training
October 17, 2014 - KAWARTHA LAKES – The City of Kawartha Lakes Social Services is pleased to announce the launch of a partnership with the Workforce Development Board (WDB) and City of Peterborough to improve client access to employment and training services in Kawartha Lakes, Halliburton and Peterborough.
Election office extended hours
October 15, 2014 - For eligible voters who have not yet received your Mail-In Ballot Kit for the October 27 municipal election, the Kawartha Lakes Election Office will be open on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 20, 21 and 22 until 7 p.m.
CO Alarms becoming mandatory in homes and residential buildings
October 15, 2014 - KAWARTHA LAKES – Each year more than 50 people die from carbon monoxide poisoning in Canada, including about 11 in Ontario. Fire officials are hoping to reduce that number as Bill 77 makes carbon monoxide alarms mandatory in most residential homes in Ontario.
Jolly Jog on track to sell out for 3rd year in a row!
October 14, 2014 - The Lindsay Jolly Jog Committee (including FROSTY) will be on hand Saturday, October 25th at the Lindsay Farmers’ Market, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., taking registrations. For the past 5 years, the Lindsay Jolly Jog has raised over $36,000 for the Santa Claus Stocking Fund as well as donated thousands of food items to the Kawartha Lakes Food Source.
Construction Notice - May Street Parking Lot Resurfacing
Road Closure - Slanted Road
A culver replacement will be taking place on Slanted Road at the intersection of Settlers Road starting on October 14, 2014 and ending October 21, 2014, weather permitting. It will be necessary to close the road in order to replace the culvert. Traffic detours will be in place directing traffic around the construction site located on Slanted Road.
Bridges to Better Business Conference
October 10, 2014 - In celebration of Small Business Week 2014, Kawartha Lakes Small Business & Entrepreneurship Centre (KLSBEC) is hosting the third annual Bridges to Better Business conference called “Relationship ROI – Winning Strategies For Your Business” at the Admiral Inn and Conference Centre in Lindsay on Tuesday, October 21th, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Lindsay and Omemee to Host TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay Next Spring
October 1, 2014 - KAWARTHA LAKES – The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Torch Relay, presented by President’s Choice, is coming to Kawartha Lakes next spring.
‘Sightline to Safety’ kicks off in Kawartha Lakes
October 7, 2014 - Kawartha Lakes Fire & Rescue (KLF&R) and the Canadian Hearing Society (CHS) have once again teamed up to encourage and promote good fire safety practice for people that are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing.
Kawartha Lakes paramedics earn provincial recognition
October 7, 2014 - LONDON, ON - On September 25, 2014 the Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs gala and awards were held in London, Ontario.
Waste Reduction Week
October 6, 2014 - The City will be celebrating Waste Reduction Week, October 20 to 24 with a number of opportunities to increase recycling and reduce waste in the community.
October Special Events at the Library
Notice of Road Closure - Cresswell Road
Making Waste Matter: Integrated Waste Management Strategy
September 9, 2014 - On Saturday, October 18 and Wednesday, October 22, 2014 the City is hosting interactive public workshops to discuss current and future waste management services and needs in the community.
Bridge Rehabilitation CKL Rd. 36 Bobcaygeon Little Bob Channel North and South Bridges
August 19, 2014 - Due to some inclement weather and construction issues, the contractor will require a one week extension on the construction to CKL Rd. 36 Bobcaygeon Little Bob Channel North and South Bridges.
2014 Municipal Election Key Dates
July 22, 2014 - Visit the City of Kawartha Lakes website at www.city.kawarthalakes.on.ca/Election for information on the upcoming Municipal Election or visit any of the City of Kawartha Lakes Municipal Service Centres.