Recreation Facility Review Public Input Survey

Throughout the fall of 2017 the Recreation Facility Input Sub-Committee has held town hall meetings at communities throughout Norfolk County. These meetings were very well attended and resulted in valuable input and insights from local citizens. Norfolk County wishes to keep this dialogue ongoing and would appreciate if you took the time to fill out the following:

 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NorfolkRecInput

Notice of Intention to Adopt the 2018 Tax Supported Operating Budget

TAKE NOTICE THAT Norfolk County Council intends to consider and adopt the Proposed 2018 Tax Supported Operating Budget at its Special Budget Meeting on January 24, 25 and January 26, 2018.

Date:  January 24, 25 and January 26, 2018

Time:  9:00 a.m.

Place:  Norfolk County Administration Building, 50 Colborne Street, South, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 4H3 (Council Chambers – Second Floor –

Official Plan Review Drop In Open House

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Simcoe Talbot Street Arena Multi-Purpose Room (10 Talbot Street North, Simcoe)

Public and stakeholder input has shaped the Official Plan Policy Review and we have heard many comments and ideas on how to strengthen what makes Norfolk a great place to live, work and visit since the Official Plan Review began in 2015. In June 2017, Council approved the draft Amendments to the Official Plan for submission to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs for the mandatory review period.

Sewer Flushing in Simcoe

Please be advised that Sewer Technologies Inc. has been hired to work on behalf of Norfolk County to flush and inspect our municipally owned sewer mains.

This work is to start in August in the town of Simcoe.  The work is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. and be completed by 4:00 p.m. each weekday.

Sewer Technologies Inc. will be flushing the sewer mains and then follow up with an assessment of the sewer mains by using a video camera to inspect their condition. 

Sewer Flushing in Port Dover

Please be advised that Sewer Technologies Inc. has been hired to work on behalf of Norfolk County to flush and inspect our municipally owned sewer mains. This work is to start on Monday, July 17, 2017, in the town of Port Dover.

The work is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. and will be completed by 4:00 p.m. each weekday.

Sewer Technologies Inc. will be flushing the sewer mains and then follow up with an assessment of the sewer mains by using a video camera to inspect their condition.

Long Point Causeway and Bridge Municipal Class Environmental Assessment – Notice of Commencement

 

Notice of Study Commencement

 Rehabilitation of the Long Point Causeway from Lakeshore Road to Erie Boulevard, including the replacement of the Long Point Causeway Bridge over Big Creek.

Norfolk County and their consultant Parson Inc., has initiated a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) for the rehabilitation of the Long Point Causeway, from Lakeshore Road to Erie Boulevard, as well as the replacement of the Long Point Causeway Bridge over Big Creek. 

PUBLIC NOTICE – PROPERTY FOR SALE

Norfolk County is selling the following property:

  • 161 Wellington Street, Delhi, approximately 18,731 sq. ft.

Property information can be obtained by contacting:

Lydia Harrison, Property Management Coordinator
519-426-5870, Ext. 1323
Email:  lydia.harrison@norfolkcounty.ca

Offers to purchase can be submitted through a Registered Real Estate Broker or Sales Representative.

Norfolk County Council Videos – YouTube Announcement

Starting today (February 28, 2017), the public will have access to any 2017 Norfolk County council video via the Norfolk County YouTube Channel. These videos will be available after 5:00pm on the following day of the meeting. The videos are organized by meeting type, and feature closed captioning that has been applied by YouTube. A DVD copy of a council meeting is still be available through the County Manager’s office. Please note, live streaming of the council videos will still be available on the Norfolk County Website.

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

2018 Monthly Proclamations

There are no proclamations for December, 2017
2018
January 2018 – “Crime Stoppers Month world-wide”

  • This year’s theme is “Recognizing Transnational Organized Crime” and speaks directly to many of the current Crime Stoppers Initiatives targeting human trafficking, illicit and contraband goods, wildlife and environmental crime, and cyber-crime.
  • Crime Stoppers of Haldimand & Norfolk Flag raising in Governor Simcoe Square will take place on Monday, January 8, 2018.

 

 

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.

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.