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"!
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:
|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.
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.
The Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands
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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.
FIRE BAN LIFTED
Posted on August 23, 2018
Lanark Highlands Fire Service is lifting its Township-wide Level 1 Fire Ban as of 9:00 am on Friday, August 24th.
Be advised that for open air fires, such as brush burning, they can only be lit two hours before sundown and must be extinguished no later than 2 hours after sunrise. This is Ontario Law during the burn season, which runs from April 1st to October 31st. The size of an open air fire cannot exceed 6.4 feet in height, and cannot be larger than 6.4 feet in diameter.
If you are going to have a campfire, remember to keep the size of your campfire no more than 1.5 feet in height and a diameter no larger than 3 feet.
Please do not leave any fire unattended, ensure there are no combustible materials within 10 feet of the fire, and have sufficient means to safely put the fire out.
For more information on the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) Tile Loan Program, please click the link below
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.