Road Closure Notification

Rokeby Line will be closed between Marthaville Road and Tile Yard Road on

Monday, June 25 and Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm for culvert installations.

Please call Harley McPhail (519)882-2490 with questions or concerns.

Township of Enniskillen Municipal Election Unofficial Nomination List

The following is an unofficial nomination list of candidates for the Township of Enniskillen municipal election:

Date                   Name                                           Position

May 1, 2018        Mat Roop                                       Trustee English Separate (St Clair District School Board)

June 5, 2018      Mary Lynne McCallum                Councillor

June 5, 2018      Pierre Lambert                             Trustee French Public (French Language Public School Board Conseil scolaire Viamonde-Area 8-Nomination)

 

 

RECONSTRUCTION Petrolia Line (County Road 4) Road Closure

May 28, 2018

County Road 4 (Petrolia Line) will be closed to through traffic between County Road 8 (Inwood Road) and County Road 79 (Nauvoo Road) for Road Reconstruction.

Limits of road reconstruction will be Little Ireland Road to Old Walnut Road.

Detour route will be County Road 8 (Inwood Road), County Road 80 (Courtright Line) and County Road 79 (Nauvoo Road).

Local traffic will be permitted through the site at night but no through traffic during the day where road excavations are underway.  Please be aware of the speed reduction and expect delays.

Effective: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 until Friday, August 31, 2018.

If you have any questions, contact:

Glen Hamill

Construction Supervisor

County of Lambton, Public Works Department

519-845-0801 ext. 5250

911 address signs

911 Address signs

Our Fire Departments have requested that residents check the visibility of 911 address signs. Vegetation growing around the signs will make it difficult to locate a property. It is important that police, fire and ambulance have the ability to clearly locate a property during an emergency. Please ensure that your sign is visible from the road.

If your 911 sign is no longer visible due to the condition of the sign please contact the Municipal Office at 519-882-2490 to arrange for the installation of a new sign.

 

Open Air Burning Notification/Application

During the spring time of year, many tree branches and brush piles accumulate in rural areas.  The Township of Enniskillen requires that if you do need to burn brush, wood, etc.,  you must contact the municipal office for an “Open Air Burning Notification/Application”. The applicant will be asked a few questions, regarding the date of the proposed burn and time of the proposed burn.  Burning is only allowed on farm premises and only between the hours of 8:00 am and 6:00 pm.  All fires to be extinguished before dark.

According to a local news broadcast, an outside brush fire is to blame for a structure fire in a nearby municipality last evening.  The property owner lost a drive shed due to the building being fully engulfed in flames.  Please make sure that if you do obtain a burn permit, that you take care and control of the burn and have means of extinguisher available to control the burn (i.e. backhoe, tractor, shovel, extinguisher, etc)

Please contact the municipal office for further questions or information at 519-882-2490

 

2018 Municipal Elections Nominations Notice

Persons may be nominated as candidates in the Municipal Election for the positions set out in the following link: 2018 Elections Nominations ad

Nomination papers may be filed anytime during normal office hours from Tuesday, May 1, 2018 to Thursday, July 26, 2018.  On Nomination Day, Friday, July 27, 2018 nomination papers may be filed anytime between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.

Municipal positions to be elected in the Township of Enniskillen:  1 Mayor, 4 Council Members

If you require further clarification, do not hesitate to contact:

Duncan McTavish, Clerk

Township of Enniskillen

519-882-2490

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