Norman Price recognized with 10th Anniversary Champion Award
November 24, 2015 - Mayor Andy Letham and council members recognized a tremendous accessibility advocate on Tuesday, November 24 with the presentation of the AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) 10th Anniversary Champion Award to Norman Price.
“Given the lengthy list of his involvement as a community volunteer, nominating Mr. Price for this special award was both effortless and necessary,” said Kawartha Lakes Accessibility Coordinator Barb Condie. “Mr. Price has done so much to enhance accessibility and raise awareness both within our organization and our community. He is a tireless advocate and very deserving of this prestigious award.”
Mr. Price is currently the Chair of the Kawartha Lakes Accessibility Advisory Committee, Chair of the City's Transit Advisory Board, sits as a member of the Lindsay Parks Committee and a member of the Lindsay Downtown Revitalization Committee. Mr. Price has also been Chair of A Place Called Home.
June 13, 2015 marked the 10th anniversary of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and to celebrate the anniversary, the Association of Municipal Managers, Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario (AMCTO) ‘The Municipal Experts’, with the support of the Government of Ontario, launched a one-time award – the AODA 10th Anniversary Champion Award to recognize accessibility champions across the province.
City seeking Community Social Investment Fund applications
November 20, 2015 - KAWARTHA LAKES/HALIBURTON – Are you a not-for-profit organization that has experience in developing and delivering programs primarily focused on supporting children of low income families? You may be eligible to receive funding through the City’s Community Social Investment Fund.
Council approves $761,516 investment in Mariposa Estates water system
November 24, 2015 - Council has approved a $761,516 investment to replace approximately 1.3 kilometres of watermain as part of the Mariposa Estates Distribution System.
City encourages pedestrians to wear light-coloured or reflective clothing at night
November 24, 2015 - The City’s Fire and Paramedic Services are reminding pedestrians to wear light-coloured or reflective clothing when walking after dark.
Changes to collection process for outstanding utility accounts
As part of the ongoing continuous improvement efforts, effective immediately the City will no longer hand deliver shut off notices for outstanding accounts. The City will use registered mail to inform residents and businesses of impending shut-off of services.
Notice of Completion - Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Water Supply for the Village of Omemee
Sanitary Sewer Main Flushing Notification
Class Environmental Assessment Water Supply for the Village of Omemee Project File Report Phase 1 & 2
Request for voluntary water reduction
November 17, 2015 - BOBCAYGEON – The City’s Water and Wastewater Division is asking residents of Bobcaygeon to participate in a voluntary Water Reduction program due to maintenance at the Bobcaygeon Water Treatment Plant.
Notice of Public Hearing for Minor Variance - November 26, 2015
Council approves Fire station reorganization
November 11, 2015 - Staff expect to realize nearly $3 million in savings after Council approved a reorganization of the City’s 21 existing fire stations Tuesday afternoon.
City Releases Second Addendum to 2015 Development Charge Background Study and Revised Proposed By-Law
November 11, 2015 – The second addendum to the 2015 City of Kawartha Lakes Development Charge Background Study and the revised proposed development charge by-law are now available from the City’s website. Council will consider adoption of the study, as amended, and enactment of the proposed by-law, as revised, at the November 24, 2015 meeting of Council. For more information, please contact Adam Found, Manager of Corporate Assets email@example.com.
City Releases Addendum to 2015 Development Charge Background Study and Revised Proposed By-Law
October 30, 2015 – The addendum to the 2015 City of Kawartha Lakes Development Charge Background Study and the revised proposed development charge by-law are now available from the City’s website. Council will consider adoption of the study, as amended, and enactment of the proposed by-law, as revised, at the November 10, 2015 meeting of Council. For more information, please contact Adam Found, Manager of Corporate Assets firstname.lastname@example.org.
2016 Proposed Operating & Capital Budget now available