PUBLIC NOTICE OF PESTICIDE USE

The Corporation of Norfolk County intends to control noxious weeds, and woody brush along roadside guide rails and guide cables using Roundup WeatherMAX with Transorb 2 Technology Liquid Herbicide, active ingredient: Glyphosate, present as potassium salt.   Pest Control Product (PCP) Registration Number: 27487 under Pest Control Products Act Canada.

Weed spraying is scheduled to begin no sooner than June 25, 2018 and will be completed by July 6, 2018.  The commencement date is approximate and dependent on weather conditions.

Long Point – Water Hauler

Public Works has only received confirmation from one water hauler that has equipment that will provide services to Long Point.

  • Trickett’s Water Service 519-429-9716

At this point, no other service providers have made contact with Public Works to have their information shared on our website.

Water Restrictions for 2018

For the residents of Courtland, Delhi, Port Dover, Port Rowan, Simcoe, St. Williams and Waterford
From May 15, 2018 to September 15, 2018.

Norfolk County would like to remind Residents to limit their outdoor use of water to the following times:
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

 

Address
Water on
Odd Calendar Days
Water on
Even Calendar Days

If your address is an odd number
Yes
No

If your address is an even number
No
Yes

 

 

NOTICE OF PASSING OF HERITAGE BYLAW

(Under the Ontario Heritage Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. O.18)

TAKE NOTICE THAT on March 27, 2018 the Council of The Corporation of Norfolk County passed the following By-Law to designate a property under the Ontario Heritage Act:

By-Law 2018-26 which designates the building known as the McCall/Kinney Residence, located at 176 Townline Street, St. Williams, ON, legally described as Part Lot 10, Block 2, Plan 32B, Norfolk County, as being of Cultural Heritage Value and Interest.

Sanitary Sewer Flushing Program Summer 2018

SANITARY SEWER FLUSHING PROGRAM SUMMER 2018

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

They will start CCTV inspections in Waterford commencing May 21, 2018.

They will start Flushing Simcoe sewer infrastructure commencing May 28, 2018.

The work is scheduled to begin at 7:00 am and be completed by 5:00 pm each weekday.

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.

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.

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

 

Month of June
Senior’s Month

  • Many communities across the province pay tribute to seniors by observing Senior’s Month. This provides an excellent opportunity to recognize senior men and women who make a viable contribution to society.

June 19 – United Empire Loyalists Day

  • United Empire Loyalist Day is an opportunity to reflect on the tradition of the Loyalists and the resources and achievements they have brought to our land.

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.