Acting Clerk declares election emergency

An emergency has been declared pursuant to section 53 of the Municipal Elections Act by Kevin Klingenberg, Acting County Clerk.  The declaration was determined necessary after consultation with the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit on the additional requirements needed to safely administer a by-election during the province-wide lockdown. 

 

Initial measures will first impact candidates to ensure they may be safely nominated and in adherence with lockdown public health measures.  Candidates will be advised of any necessary amendments to existing nomination requirements as soon as they are made. 

Notice of Public Meeting

Notice is hereby given that a public meeting of Council is scheduled to consider passage of a by-law proposing to close and convey the portions of the following municipal streets:

  • Tolman Street, Plan 334, Delhi
  • Russet Drive, Plan 334, Delhi
  • Baldwin Street, Plan 334, Delhi
  • A southerly portion of McIntosh Drive, Plan 334, Delhi
  • A southerly portion of Duchess Drive, Plan 334, Delhi

Applicant(s): John and Katharine Fabian
Blaine and Christina Cebulak
Robert and Elizabeth Mostbacher
Helen Mostbacher
Dwayne and Debbie Helmer
Terry and Cindy Crevits
Omer Van Den Heede
Gary Paret
David Van De Velde, represented by Joe Jeles

Date: April 7th, 2021                                                 Time: 3:00 p.m.

Canadian Navigable Waters Act Project Notification

The County of Norfolk hereby gives notice that an application has been made to the Minister of Transport, pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act for approval of the work described herein and its site and plans.

Pursuant to paragraph 7(2) of the said Act, the County of Norfolk has deposited with the Minister of Transport, on the on-line Navigable Waters Registry (http://cps.canada.ca/), under the NPP File Number 2020-402056 a description of the following work, its site and plans: Long Point Bridge Replacement in, on, over, under, through or across Big Creek at Long Point Road (Highway 59) in the Town of Port Rowan at approximately 42° 36’ 5.51” N, 80° 27’ 14.47” W between Hugh Lane and George Lane on the Long Point Causeway.

Residents invited to apply for Recreation Advisory Committee

Norfolk County residents and community members are invited to submit an application to serve as a volunteer on the Recreation Advisory Committee, formerly known as the Recreational Facilities Advisory Board.

Terms will last for two years. Contact the Council Services Department at clerks@norfolkcounty.ca for more information regarding membership, mandates, current meeting start times, and the appointment process.

Application forms and further information are available here. Application forms are also available at the Robinson Administration Building at 185 Robinson St., Simcoe.

Notice of The Passing By-Law 2020-104 To Extend Interim Control By-Law 2019-89 Respecting Land Use Planning and Water Servicing Ward (6) By the Council of The Corporation Of Norfolk County

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of Norfolk County passed By-Law Number 2020-104 to extend Interim Control By-Law 2019-89 at their regular meeting of December 15, 2020 under Section 38(2) of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P. 13.

 

AND TAKE NOTICE that any person or public body may, within 60 days of the notice given, appeal to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) in respect of the By-Law by filing a notice of appeal setting out the objection to the by-law and the reasons in support of the objection with the Clerk of Norfolk County.

Notice of Intention to Adopt the 2021 Tax Supported Operating Budget

TAKE NOTICE THAT Norfolk County Council intends to consider and adopt the Proposed 2021 Tax Supported Operating Budget at its Budget Committee Meeting on January 6 & 7, 2021.

DATE & TIME January 6 and 7, 2021

TIME:  9:00 a.m.

PLACE:  Norfolk County Administration Building, 50 Colborne Street, South, Simcoe, Ontario   N3Y 4H3

Copies of the Proposed 2021 Tax Supported Operating Budget will be available in the following locations for public inspection during regular working hours commencing Monday, December 21st.

2020 Monthly Proclamations

October

Lupus Awareness Month

Lupus Foundation of Ontario is a voluntary organization dedicated to improving the lives of people living with lupus through advocacy, education, public awareness, support and research.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month – October
The Ontario Rett Syndrome Association (O.R.S.A.) is a volunteer, not-for-profit charity for parents, caregivers, researchers, medical professionals and other interested support agencies and individuals.

Go to https://www.rett.ca/ for more information.

Notice of Intention to Adopt The 2021 Rate Supported (Water & Wastewater) Operating Budget

 

TAKE NOTICE THAT Norfolk County Council intends to consider and adopt the 2021 Rate Supported Operating Budget at its special council meeting on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

DATE:  November 24, 2020

TIME:  9:00 a.m.

PLACE:  Norfolk County Administration Building
50 Colborne Street, South,
Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 4H3
(Council Chambers – Second Floor – Talbot St. Entrance)

Copies of the Proposed 2021 Rate Supported Operating Budget will be available in the following locations for public inspection during regular working hours commencing Tuesday, November 10, 2020.

Notice of Intention to Adopt the 2021 Capital Budget and Forecast

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Council of the Corporation of Norfolk County intends to consider and adopt the 2021 Capital Plan at its Special Council Budget Meeting on October 27, 2020.

DATE: October 27, 2020
TIME: 9:00 a.m.
PLACE: Norfolk County Administration Building, 50 Colborne Street South, Simcoe, Ontario (Council Chambers – Second Floor – Talbot Street Entrance)

Copies of the Proposed 2021 Capital Plan will be available in the following locations for public inspection during regular working hours commencing Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

Norfolk County Boards and Committees Upcoming Appointments

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

• Recreation Facility Advisory Board (6)
• Norfolk County Public Library Board (1)
• Alligator Tug Committee (2)
• Environmental Advisory Committee (4)
• Emergency Management Program Committee (2)
• Norfolk Heritage Committee (4)
• Port Dover Harbour Marina Advisory Committee (6)
• Telecommunications Advisory Committee (2)
• Tourism and Economic Development Advisory Committee (both (2) adult and (1) junior position)

Appointment terms will range from two-four years depending on the Committees/Boards Terms of Reference.

Council Supports Patios

Norfolk County, ON – June 11, 2020 – County Council has taken action to support to local businesses dealing with the fall-out of Covid-19. This week they aided businesses by permitting new and expanded patios. These measures will allow businesses to safely serve their customers when stage two reopening occurs.

 

Key measures enacted:

 

  • Streamlined review and approval;
  • Reduced land rental fee to match the reduced capacity approved by the Province;

Boards and Committees – Upcoming Appointments

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

Norfolk County Committee Application Form

Appointment terms will range from two to four year depending on the Committees/Boards Terms of Reference.

Climate Change Adaption Plan Open House

Notice is hereby given that the Norfolk County and WSP Canada Group will host three public open houses to present the project findings and the potential strategies which could be implemented to help adapt for our climate future

 

Date:    Thursday, Mar. 19, 2020

Time:   6 – 7:30 p.m.

Place:  Port Dover Lions Community Centre

            Lion’s Den Room

           801 St.

Public Meeting – Sunning Hill Drive Reconstruction & Hazel, Ryerse, Glendon & Swan Watermain Replacements, Port Dover

Notice is hereby given that a Public Information Centre (PIC) is scheduled for the road reconstruction of Sunning Hill Drive as well as watermain replacements on Ryerse Crescent, Hazel Street, Glendon Court, Swan Street & Douglas Street in Port Dover in 2020. The reconstruction of Sunning Hill Drive is from Inglewood Drive to Ryerse Crescent. The road reconstruction will include curbs, sidewalks, storm sewers and watermain.

 

Date:    Wednesday, Feb.

Public Notice of Intention to Adopt the 2020 Tax Supported Operating Budget

TAKE NOTICE THAT Norfolk County Council intends to consider and adopt the Proposed 2020 Tax Supported Operating Budget at its Budget Committee Meeting on January 28th and 29th, 2020.

Time:  9:00 a.m.

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