Upcoming Appointments to Norfolk County Boards and Committees

Norfolk County residents are invited to submit an application to serve as a volunteer on the following Boards and Committees:

  • Tourism and Economic Development Advisory Board (view )
    • seeking 3 community members (Term: January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2018)
  • Norfolk County Accessibility Advisory Committee (The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, legislates that a majority of members include persons with disabilities. 

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Erie Boulevard Property Owners

Public Notice

To: Erie Boulevard Property Owners

Date: September 1, 2016

Subject: Reconstruction of Erie Boulevard, Long Point – Project PW-E-16-34

Please be advised that the Reconstruction of Erie Boulevard, Contract

PW-E-16-34 has been awarded to Dufferin Construction Company.

 Construction is scheduled to commence the week of September 19, 2016 and be completed in approximately 3 months with the working hours from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.

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Lifting of Ban on Fires

The ban on open air fires in Norfolk County is now lifted.

As a reminder all open air burning must comply with burn by-law 2016-72.

Please monitor the media for further information.

If you have any requests regarding this notice please contact Fire & Rescue Services Division Administration Headquarters at 519 426-4115.

 

Thank-you

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2016 Monthly Proclamations

The Proclamations that are posted on this page formally recognize important events and organizations within Norfolk County

There are currently no Proclamations for the month of December

 

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Notice of Environmental Assessment for Decou Road Pumping Station Upgrades

NOTICE OF COMPLETION

DECOU ROAD PUMPING STATION UPGRADE

MUNICIPAL CLASS ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

 

Norfolk County, through their consultant ASI Water (ASI), has completed a review of the existing sewage pumping station located on Decou Road in Simcoe, Ontario. Several alternatives were evaluated to upgrade or replace the station to increase the storage capacity for the addition of a new subdivision and to ensure that the station meets current regulations.

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Water and Wastewater Billing

 

Water and Wastewater Billing

Effective September 1, 2015 the billing for water and wastewater was contracted out to a Hydro One subsidiary called “Norfolk Water and Wastewater”.  If you have any questions regarding billing , moving, setting up a new account, or updating your information, please call 1-844-241-6755 or 519-426-6014 extensions 2228 or 2229.  Various payment options are listed on the invoice. 

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Robinson Administration Building – Access

The following locations have moved to the Norfolk County Robinson Administration Building located at the new Simcoe Corporate Centre at 185 Robinson Street in Simcoe.

Ground Floor

  • Provincial Offences Office
  • Ontario Court of Justice
  • Corporate Support Services

Second Floor

  • Development and Cultural Services
  • Building and By-Law
  • Community Planning
  • Heritage and Culture
  • Tourism and Economic Development

Third Floor

  • Human Resources and Staff Development

Parking lot access is off of Queen St.

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Street Light Program

As of January 1, 2013 Norfolk County has a new street light contractor for ALL of our street lights.  The company is Trans Test Ltd and any outages or other problems are to be reported directly to them by calling: 1-855-647-6589 or email norfolk.transtest@gmail.com.  When reporting a street light issue please ensure you have the street name, town or village and SL # which appears on a yellow plate located on all of our street light poles.

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Watch Norfolk County Meetings Live on the Internet!!

Council-In-Committee, Council, Public Meetings, Board of Health, Committee of Adjustment and Polices Services Board Meetings are now available on the Internet.

This service offered by Kwic Internet.

Council-In-Committee meetings are held every first and third Tuesday of the month, beginning at 5:00 p.m.

Council, Public Meetings, and Board of Health Meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, beginning at 5:00 p.m.

Committee of Adjustment meetings are held monthly on the second to last Thursday, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

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Locates – Call Before you Dig

For locates for all County infrastructure such as water, sewer, streetlights, catch basins, stormsewers, and municipal drains, please contact ON1Call at 1-800-400-2255.

Norfolk County has contracted ON1Call to facilitate Norfolk County’s request for locates twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.  For further information, please visit http://www.ON1Call.com.

 

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About our New Website

Welcome to the new home of Norfolk County!  As you can see, a lot has changed from our new site.  This page will go over some of the major changes to the site so you can have an easier time at finding the information that you need!

New Navigation

Norfolk County has revamped our navigation system.  All of our information is now categorized into 4 main sections:

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Simcoe Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment

Background

Groundwater is the sole water supply source for the Community of Simcoe. The water is drawn from nine wells and an infiltration gallery/well system. Maximum daily water supply requirements for the community are expected to increase and additional sources are required to augment these existing sources. In 2010, Norfolk County completed a groundwater investigation to evaluate the potential of developing a groundwater source capable of providing the anticipated additional capacity. The main conclusion of the final report was that a groundwater supply could be developed from a location northeast of Simcoe to meet the required additional supply.

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