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Public meetings taking place on the Vacant Unit Rebate Program
February 23, 2017 - City of Kawartha Lakes Council is considering eliminating the Vacant Unit Rebate Program for Commercial and Industrial properties. A staff report was presented to Council on February 21 which outlines the changes announced by the Province in the 2016 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review and makes recommendations for reviewing the program. The program was initially implemented by the Province recognizing there was a shift in tax burden to the business property owner with the elimination of the Business Occupancy Tax in 1998.
March Break activities in Kawartha Lakes
February 22, 2017 - There’s lots going on in Kawartha Lakes this March Break. The libraries have many special events planned and there’s additional skating times added to most arenas. See below for a full list of programming.
Kawartha Lakes 2017 load restrictions effective immediately
February 21, 2017 - Load weight will be restricted on most secondary roads throughout the City effective immediately. Road conditions will be continually monitored and the restriction will be lifted when road conditions merit.
New Arts and Heritage Trail launched in Kawartha Lakes
February 20, 2017 - The Kawartha Lakes Arts and Heritage Trail has been created to increase tourism and highlight Kawartha Lakes' rich cultural heritage and diverse artistic talent. The trail is made up of 24 stops including museums, historic sites, artist's studios and galleries located throughout Kawartha Lakes. Each stop on the trail is clearly marked with a roadside Arts and Heritage Trail sign.
New transit stop on Colborne Street at Heritage Way
February 17, 2017 - Lindsay Transit has added an additional bus stop to the Blue route to safely accommodate passengers.
Fire Rescue warns of voluntary recall on home ventilation and air conditioning units
February 17, 2017 - After investigating a fire that potentially could have destroyed a family home, Kawartha Lakes Fire Rescue Service is asking residents to check their Home Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) air exchangers. Affected units appear to still be in operation across Canada. These units can fail and pose a fire hazard.
Councillor Elmslie to hold public meeting in Fenelon Falls on March 2
February 15, 2017 - Members of the public are invited to attend a Public Meeting hosted by Doug Elmslie, Councillor, Ward 6. The meeting takes place on Thursday March 2 from 7-9pm at the Fenelon Falls Community Centre, 27 Veterans Way, Fenelon Falls.
Family Day programming in Kawartha Lakes
February 15, 2017 - The City of Kawartha Lakes administration does not observe Family Day as a statutory holiday. Therefore all municipal buildings are open regular hours on Monday February 20, 2017.
Friends of the Lindsay Library donate $11,000 for special Library projects
February 14, 2017 - Friends of the Lindsay Library presented David Harvie, CEO and Chief Librarian of Kawartha Lakes Public Library with a cheque for $11,000 to be used for special projects at the Lindsay branch. All funds were raised during monthly book sales and will be used for author presentations, book club sets, children's and adult programming, signage and Maker Space items.
Kawartha Lakes accepting applications for Canada 150th Celebration Community Fund Program
February 13, 2017 - The 2017 Canada 150th Celebration Community Fund program is a new fund recently created by City Council. It is intended for local not-for-profit community organizations and associations who wish to host a new or expanded community celebration or event in honour of Canada's 150th year in Kawartha Lakes.

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