Sense the Difference

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"!




Due to a Hydro One Planned Outage the Arena will be closed this evening at 7PM and for the rest of the evening, Tuesday January 22nd.

We apologize for the inconvenience.




TOWNSHIP OF LANARK HIGHLANDS POLICE SERVICES BOARD
COMMUNITY APPOINTEE(S)

Posted on January 2, 2019

The Lanark Highlands Police Services Board is seeking a citizen(s) to serve as a community appointee(s) on the Board.

Police Service Boards are mandated by the Police Services Act. Boards provide civilian oversight of police services in their communities and hold scheduled meetings which are open to the general public. The Lanark Highlands PSB meetings are scheduled quarterly at the call of the chair and held in the Council Chambers.

For more information, visit the Township’s website at www.lanarkhighlands.ca or contact Cynthia Moyle, Acting Clerk at 613-259-2398, ext. 222.

Interested residents of the Township of Lanark Highlands are encouraged to submit a letter of interest no later than January 25th, 2019 at 4 pm by emailing clerkadm@lanarkhighlands.ca.




Employment Opportunity
Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)/Clerk

Posted on December 19, 2018

Nestled in the heart of Ottawa Valley, the Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking a qualified and experienced leader to fill the position of Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk.

Reporting to Council, the CAO/Clerk will be responsible for providing effective advice and support to Council on corporate activities and the business affairs of the Township, in compliance with by-laws, policies and statutory requirements. The position of CAO/Clerk will build strong working relationships with community stakeholders, provide leadership and mentorship to staff and act a Council’s chief policy advisor.

The successful candidate will have preferred qualifications; post-secondary education in Public Administration or in a related field with a minimum of 10 years of experience in municipal government. A detailed job description can be found at www.lanarkhighlands.ca on the “Career Opportunities” page. The Township offers competitive remuneration in the range of $92,767 to $107,532, and complemented by an excellent benefit package.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications in PDF format in confidence by email to the Clerk at hr@lanarkhighlands.ca before 4 pm on January 25th, 2019.

The Township of Lanark Highlands wishes to thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Click here to read the full job description.

The Township of Lanark Highlands is an equal opportunity employer and will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout the hiring process.




The Township of Lanark Highlands
2018 ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Posted on December 4, 2018

The Township of Lanark Highlands is pleased to announce the 2018 Achievement Awards Program:

Individual Business
Seniors Achievement Award Business Excellence Award
Economic Growth Award
Young Entrepreneur Award
Volunteer Achievement Award
Community Spirit Award
Social Responsibility Award

The deadline for submissions is 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 1st, 2019.

Further details and applications are available at the Township office or online at www.lanarkhighlands.ca.

2018 Achievement Awards Application




Notice of Road Closing – DEFERRED
Posted on November 21, 2018

Please be advised that the proposed closing has been deferred. An updated meeting date for the closing will be provided once it has been scheduled.

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 Pt. Lot 15, TOWNSHIP OF LANARK HIGHLANDS, DESIGNATED AS PART 1 ON 27R10971.

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 27th day of November 2018 at the hour of 6:00 p.m. and at that time the Council will hear any person who claims that their land will be prejudicially affected and who applies to the Clerk to be heard either in person or by their Counsel, Solicitor or Agent.

DATED the 2nd day of October 2018.

Amanda Noel
Deputy-Clerk
The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands

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NOTICE
Snow Removal 2018/2019

Posted on October 30, 2018

Parking of vehicles on Township Roads and Village Streets from 12:00 midnight to 7:00 a.m. will not be permitted from November 16, 2018 to April 12, 2019. 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.




Please be advised that from September 15th, 2018 until May 14th, 2019 all Lanark Highlands Waste Sites will be operating on Winter Hours.

For further information, please visit our website www.lanarkhighlands.ca or contact the office at 613-259-2398 x 242.




For more information on the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) Tile Loan Program, please click the link below

http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/engineer/facts/07-061.htm#1




TOWNSHIP of LANARK HIGHLANDS
ELECTIONS 2018 INFORMATION




TOWNSHIP of LANARK HIGHLANDS
Arena Notices and Updates




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.

Government of Canada 150 Anniversary

 

Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands - 75 George Street, PO Box 340. Lanark, Ontario, Canada K0G 1K0. 613-259-2398.