Norfolk County 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:

• 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.

Notice of Intention to Designate The Backhouse Homestead

ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT

 

Notice of Intention to Designate

 

The Backhouse Homestead

 

TAKE NOTICE THAT, the Council of The Corporation of Norfolk County intends to designate the Backhouse Homestead located on Walsingham Con 2 Pt Lots 16 to 18 and RP 37R9636 Parts 1 and 2 municipally known as 1267 Second Concession Rd, Port Rowan, ON, as being of cultural heritage value or interest.

The Corporation of Norfolk County 2019 Consolidated Financial Statements

Take Notice that Norfolk County’s 2019 Consolidated Financial Statements were presented and approved by Council on July 21, 2020.

A copy of the 2019 Consolidated Financial Statements and/or tax rate information will be made available to any taxpayer or resident of the municipality upon request by contacting:

Andy Grozelle,
Clerk/Manager of Council Services Ext. 1228
E-Mail: andy.grozelle@norfolkcounty.ca
Fax: 519-426-8573

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)

Moratorium Update

PUBLIC NOTICE
Moratorium Update

Norfolk County, ON – December 18, 2019 – Last evening Norfolk County Council received new information upon water servicing in the urban area of Port Dover. In response, Council has reaffirmed the servicing moratorium in effect for the community.

To keep the public informed upon this issue; Council has authorized the release of portions of confidential documents. This information outlines the concerns around public safety which require a moratorium.

Public Notice of Intention to Adopt Proposed New User Fee By-Law

Annually, Norfolk County reviews fees imposed for services and activities provided to residents including use of property under Norfolk County’s control.  The proposed fees and charges, once adopted, will be utilized in determining the associated revenues for 2020.

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Council of the Corporation of Norfolk intends to adopt a proposed new User Fee By-Law at its meeting to be held on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.

Date:  Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Time:  3:00 p.m.

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

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Council of the Corporation of Norfolk County intends to consider & adopt the 2020 Rate Supported Operating Budget at its special council budget meeting on November 19, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the Norfolk County Administration Building, 50 Colborne Street, South, Simcoe, Ontario (Council Chambers – Second Floor – Talbot Street Entrance).

Filming in Vittoria

Please be advised that filming for the sixth season of the CBC factual comedy series, Still Standing, will be taking place in Vittoria, Ontario between October 12th and October 16th, 2019

Filming will be taking place in various locations throughout the town, primarily between the hours of 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.  Filming will consist of various interview segments and community events around town, and will culminate with a live comedy show on October 26th. 

Community Meeting

The Norfolk County Planning Department is hosting a community meeting regarding a proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-Law amendment (file number OPNPL2019256/ZNPL2019257), located at 323 St. George Street in Port Dover. Staff are interested in receiving community input on this proposal and answering any questions.

The application proposes to establish a four bedroom rooming house with a detached retail store/potential future residential rental unit. Periodic pop-up events and relief from the minimum required parking provisions are also proposed.

WaterMain Flushing Program Fall 2020

Notice to Residents of Norfolk County

Port Rowan – September 21 – September 25

Delhi and Courtland – September 28 – October 9

Simcoe – September 21 – October 30

Port Dover- October 19 – November 27

Waterford – October 5 – October 20

Commencing on approximately 8:00 a.m., Norfolk County will be cleaning the watermains in the above mentioned Water Distribution Systems.