2018 Municipal Election Guide for Candidates’ & Voters’

Municipal council and school board elections will take place on Monday, October 22, 2018.

There have been significant changes made to the Municipal Elections Act, since the last municipal election.

Election guides for candidates and voters are now available on the Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Ministry of Housing website.  Please follow the following link at: www.ontario.ca/municipalelections

The 2018 Candidate Guide provides information for to candidates for the 2018 municipal council and school board elections.  The information also applies to any by-elections that may be held during the 2018-2022 council and school board term.

The 2018 Voters’ Guide provides information to voters for the 2018 municipal council and school board elections.  The information also applies to any by-elections that may be held during the 2018-2022 council and school board term.

Please open the following link for overview of Candidate session held at the County of Lambton:   2018 Candidate Overview of County session April 11, 2018 copy

 

 

Voter Look Up for Municipal Election 2018

voterlookup.ca is the easiest way to ensure you are on the list to vote for the upcoming municipal election.

  • Go to www.voterlookup.ca
  • You will need the following on hand:  your property address or assessment roll number and your full name and date of birth.
  • Enter either your personal infomation or your assessment roll number.  Click Next.  You may be asked to confirm additional information.  Simply follow the prompts that appear. You’re done!

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If you have questions/concerns, or prefer to speak with someone by phone contact 1-866-296-6722.

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Dates

The County of Lambton, in conjunction with Clean Harbors Canada Inc., host household hazardous waste collection each year.

Household Hazardous Waste dates are the last Saturday of March, April, May, June, September & October.

This year the dates are:

March 31, April 28, May 26, June 30, September 29 and October 27.

The depot site is located at 4090 Telfer Road in St. Clair Township.

For further information, please call the Household Hazardous Waste phone line at:  519-845-0809 – option 6.

County of Lambton website:   https://www.lambtononline.ca

 

Municipal Election Day October 22, 2018 Information

Rabies Vaccination Pet Clinics, May 2018

Rabies Vaccination Pet Clinics

May 5, 2018: Oil Springs Fire Hall, 4589 Oil Springs Line

May 26, 2018: Enniskillen Public Works Garage, 4465 Rokeby Line

9:00 am to 11:00 am

 

 

Ontario 511 – Traveller Information Services

This website gives you easy 24/7/365 access to Ministry of Transporation (MTO) road information on provincially maintained highways.

The quick links to areas of the province that experience high volumes of traffic and/or have traffic cameras.  Clicking on the map’s circles or on the listed regions take you to the interactive map.

Follow the link:  http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/traveller/trip/map.shtml?ll=50.148746,-85.605468&z=5

You can also follow on Twitter @511Ontario

 

 

Updates for 2018 Water Customers

Continue to monitor your water consumption patterns and be aware of the potential for leaks.  Outside leaks can go undetected for long periods of time and a running toilet may consume serveral cubic meters of water.  This can result in a large water bill.  Township policy does not provide reductions to water bills due to leaks.  The property owner is responsible for all water that is calculated by the water meter.

Please ensure that your water pipes and meter are protected from freezingThe property owner is responsible for all parts of the system on private property which is beyond the curb stop/shut off valve.

New 2018 Water Rates effective May 15, 2018

$1.81 per cubic meter

$45.50 Administration fee per billing

.30 cents per cubic meter for hydro for customers in the LaSalle pump station area

$80.00 sewer charge per billing for customers in Oil City

Water Bills due dates in 2018:  February 28, June 29 and October 31, 2018.

Notices for Water Meter Repairs

Notices are mailed after each reading cycle to customers requiring repairs or replacements of a water meter or remote.  If you receive a notice, please contact the municipal office at 519-882-2490 to make arrangements for the specified repair or replacement.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.

 

 

 

Recycle Often and Recycle Right: Update clear bags only for recycling!

To residents of Enniskillen Township:  Please be advised that CLEAR ONLY plastic bags are to be used for recycling.  DO NOT USE BLACK bags for recycling, doing this could leave a load being termed contaminated, as employees cannot tell what is inside the bags.  Your assistance in this matter is greatly appreciated!

Waste Management has provided information regarding items acceptable/unacceptable for recycling at the landfill depot for residents of Enniskillen Township.

For the information please follow:  Recycle Often Recycle Right

 

 

 

Landfill Depot Hours of Operation as of Monday, July 3, 2017

Effective Monday, July 3, 2017 the operational hours at the landfill depot for Enniskillen residents will be changing.

Please follow the link to review the depot hours of operation at: Enniskillen Landfill Operations July 2017

The landfill depot will be closed on all Statutory Holidays (2017-Closed Saturday, July 1, 2017, Open Monday, July 3, 2017)

 

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