Festivals and events, canoeing and kayaking, cycling and hiking, trail-riding and snowmobiling, museums and genealogy, hockey and figure-skating, camping and golfing, music, artisans and farm-gate sales, ballparks and boat launches, shopping and studio tour's . . . there's always something for everyone in Lanark Highlands - your four-season destination!
Come and "Sense the Difference"!
SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
Posted on January 12, 2018
The Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking an experienced municipal manager to fill the position of Superintendent of Public Works. This position will involve managing all road-related functions, waste management operations and building maintenance.
The Township is seeking a motivated and results oriented individual to join our team with solid knowledge of municipal legislation and practices, excellent communication/interpersonal skills and working knowledge of MS Office suite software. The ideal candidate will have acquired related postsecondary education and be a Certified Engineering Technician or Technologist and have a minimum of three (3) years suitable management experience in a municipal setting would be considered an asset. Candidates with a Certified Road Supervisor designation, combined with a demonstrated commitment to continuing education in public works and asset management, together with relevant experience will also be considered. The candidate will also have specific experience in road maintenance, construction and design (preferably in a rural environment), working knowledge and experience with G.P.S. units for current PSAB requirements, producing tender documents, budgeting, policy development and will exhibit excellent planning and communication skills. Waste Management operations, facilities, household hazardous waste and M.O.E. Regulations related thereto.
The 2017 salary range is $71,370 to $82,738 (for a 37.5 hour work week) and a competitive benefit package makes this an attractive full-time position for the right candidate.
Applications will be held in strict confidence. Please ensure that we receive your cover letter and detailed resume by mail or email no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 2nd, 2018.
Superintendent of Public Works
Township of Lanark Highlands
75 George St., P.O. Box 340
Lanark, Ontario K0G 1K0
Attention: Allison Vereyken, Clerk/Administrator
Inquiries: 613-259-2398 Ext 222
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands proposes to enact a By-Law to stop up, close and convey that part of the original allowance for road set out and described as follows:
PART OF THE ROAD ALLOWANCE BETWEEN CONCESSIONS 3 & 4 (IN FRONT OF LOT 1) CONCESSION 3 & 4 GEOGRAPHIC TOWNSHIP OF DALHOUSIE, TOWNSHIP OF LANARK HIGHLANDS DESIGNATED AS PART 1 ON 27R10996
The proposed By-Law will come before the said Council for consideration at its regular meeting at the Municipal Office at Lanark, Ontario on the 16th day of January, 2018 at the hour of 6:00 p.m. and at that time the Council will hear any person who claims that his land will be prejudicially affected and who applies to the Clerk to be heard either in person or by his Counsel, Solicitor or Agent.
DATED the 19th day of December 2017
The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands
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Snow Removal 2017/2018
Posted on November 10, 2017
Parking of vehicles on Township Roads and Village Streets from 12:00 midnight to 7:00 a.m. will not be permitted from November 17, 2017 to April 15, 2018. The prohibition of parking applies to the entire road right-of-way, normally 10m (33') from the centre of the road.
The Township of Lanark Highlands will not be responsible for damages to mailboxes, newspaper boxes or parked vehicles where the boxes or vehicles interfere with the snowplowing of Township Roads.
It is an offence under the Ontario Highway Traffic Act to push snow onto or across a Township Road or Street. The removal of such snow piles by the Township will be charged to the adjacent property owner.
ROAD EMERGENCY PAGER NUMBER 613 264 7329
Please call this number only in case of a road related emergency or potential danger that requires immediate attention.
For further information contact:
Township of Lanark Highlands
Tom McCarthy, Interim Superintendent of Public Works
75 George Street
Lanark, ON K0G 1K0
T: 613-259-2398 ext. 239
E: firstname.lastname@example.org www.lanarkhighlands.ca
The Township of Lanark Highlands wishes to extend our appreciation to the Government of Canada for its’ up to $15,000 contribution to install a septic system and well at the Middleville Community Centre.
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada, with support through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program/Avec l'appui du Programme d'infrastructure communautaire de Canada 150.
The Middleville Hazardous Waste Depot IS CLOSED for the season, and will re-open on the Victoria Day weekend, 2018.