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Playground Equipment at Gorman and Marthaville Park August 11, 2020

The Township of Enniskillen will re-open Gorman Park and Marthaville Park playground equipment on Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

Patrons are asked to continue practicing physical distancing when interacting with others outside of their social circle.

Bring your own hand sanitizer to clean your hands frequently, and do not visit the playground if you are not feeling well.

Washroom facilities will not be available at the parks.

Enniskillen July 2020 Newsletter

Please find in the following link the Township of Enniskillen July 2020 Newsletter:  July 2020 Newsletter

 

Municipal office partial opening as of June 22 2020

As of June 22, 2020 visitors will be permitted into the front lobby.  A new counter with plexi-glass has been installed that will allow items to be dropped off or picked up, or payments to be made.  Masks will not be mandatory.  No public access to washrooms will be available.

For more information please follow the link:  Municipal office partial opening June 22, 2020

 

 

2020 Household Hazardous Waste Depot County of Lambton Schedule update as of June

The following link is for the upcoming 2020 Household Hazardous Waste Depot Schedule: Hazardous Waste Depot Update June 2020

The household hazardous waste depot is located at Clean Harbors Inc., 4090 Telfer Road, St Clair Township.  The hours open are from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Dates reschedule to:  June 20, 2020; June 27, 2020; September 12, 2020; September 26, 2020; October 17, 2020 and October 31, 2020.

For more information contact:  County of Lambton Public Works Department at 519-845-0801 or 1-866-324-6912 or visit www.lambtononline.ca

Dates are subject to change or could be cancelled regarding Covid 19.  Please check the County of Lambton website for updates.

Declaration of Emergency March 18 2020

Please follow the following regarding a Declaration of Emergency for the Township of Enniskillen:  Emergency Declaration Twp of Enniskillen

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the municipal office.

Thank you.

Duncan McTavish, Clerk

Township of Enniskillen

519-882-2490

Lambton Public Health regarding COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak level of risk for residents of Lambton County remains low.

Information regarding COVID-19 may change over time.  Updates to the Lambton Health Unit will update new information as it becomes available at: www.lambtonpublichealth.ca

For the most up to date information see the Ontario Ministry of Health website: https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus

Lambton Public Health continues to actively monitor this developing situation, in collaboration with national and provincial health agencies, as well as local stakeholders, including hospitals and community agencies.

Internet Speed Tests

Cogeco is planning to make application for Federal funding for broadband expansion.

Cogeco is encouraging residents to participate in an internet speed test which is located at the following link:  https://internetspeed.celertech.ca/

Please note that a valid email address is required to complete the test and to allow you to edit and save the form.  Under no circumstances will your email address be used for marketing or solicitation purposes.  Addresses provided may be used to communicate with you if important information related to this test is missing.

Duncan McTavish,

Clerk, Township of Enniskillen

Phone 519-882-2490

 

Updates for 2020 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 several 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 Water Rates effective May 15, 2020

$1.87 per cubic meter

$45.50 Administration fee per billing

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

$118.00 sewer charge per billing for customers in Oil City

Water Bills due dates in 2020:  February 28, June 30 and October 30, 2020.

Notices for Water Meter Repairs

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

 

 

 

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My Community Notification Network (MyCNN) alert system

My Community Notification Network or MyCNN

My Community Notification Network is a local alerting system that contacts subscribers using multiple communications methods of their choice, such as telephones, cell phones, emails and texts.  As a subscriber, you can choose to receive notifications about events that affect your home, workplace, school and more.

Subscribers will receive alerts for tornado warnings, drinking water emergencies, shelter-in-place advisories and evacuation advisories.  As the system develops, subscribers will have the option to choose to receive notifications for other events such as road closures and municipal service disruptions.

There is no cost to subscribe – the CAER organization is funding the system and has made it available to all municipalities in Lambton County to use for local public alerting.  Alert messages will be sent by municipal, County or emergency officials.

Subscriber information is not managed by the CAER organization – information you provide will not be shared by municipal officials.  You can deactivate your account at any time by removing your contact information from your profile.

In order to receive MyCNN notifications, you will need to visit the CAER website and create an account.  Please note that all types of notifications may not be available for all municipalities.

To visit the CAER website, go to:  https://member.everbridge.net/index/892807736721815#/login

If you have any further questions, or need assistance, contact:  Penny Phillips, CEMC, Township of Enniskillen at 519-882-2490