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Cut Wood For Sale

Cut Wood for Sale at the Holstein Park - Closing May 1, 2015 at noon.

Submit a bid to:
Kevin Green
519-374-3130
kgreen@southgate.ca

 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 12:00pm

Council Highlights April 1 & 15, 2015

  • Dan Wilson from Watson & Associates attended for a public information session on April 1st and a Public Meeting on April 15th regarding Development Charges in Southgate. After much consultation, the Development Charges By-law was passed without the inclusion of Solar panel charges. Council agreed to consider a DC Charges addendum in the near future to implement a solar panel project development charge to the currently passed by-law.
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Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 1:45pm

Water Turn off Notice

Please turn your continually running water tap off.
The Public Works Department would like to thank all residents for their cooperation for leaving your water running to prevent frozen water services in the past couple of months.

Future Water Billing:
Your May 2015 Water Bills for March/April 2015 consumption will be adjusted to compensate for your extra water running through this period of time.  The Township has collected information from your November/December 2014 and January/February 2015 readings to estimate what your consumption should be for this billing period.
Thank you
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 11:15am

Tandem Roll-off Plow Truck Request for Quote

The Public Works Department has a Request for Quote (RFQ) available for a New or late Model Tandem Truck.  Please click Tenders or Quotes to view the quote.  The Township will accept quotes until April 30, 2015 until 2:00 pm.
Thank you
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 11:15am

For Sale: 2012 Toolcat with attachments

The Public Works Department would like to notify interested purchasers of a 2012 Toolcat with attachments that is available to bid on.  The closing date will be Thursday April 30, 2015 at 2:00 pm.  To view the proposal click "2012 Toolcat Purchase"

The Public Works Department will have a Demo day on Tuesday April 21, 2015 starting at 8:00 am concluding at 3:30 pm at the Hopeville Depot, 185667 Grey Road 9.

Thank you
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 10:45am

Southgate Sideroad 75 Drainage Meeting

On May 2, 2015, Tom Pridham, P. Eng. of R.J. Burnside along with Jim Ellis, Public Works Manager, will be meeting at the Frank Macintyre building at 10:00 am to discuss the intention of a new drain, with a site meeting afterwards.
The site meeting is a result of a petition for drainage works submitted by owners in Lots 208 to 220, Con 2 and 3 SWTSR and by the Township of Southgate, Public Works Manager describing part of Sideroad 75 as requiring drainage. The purpose of the site meeting is to determine the extent of the work being requested and whether or not the current petition is sufficient to continue with the survey and design of the desired improvements. The location of the proposed work and the petitioners are shown on the attached plan.
All owners are encouraged to attend to bring forth any questions or concerns, as participation and cooperation are required throughout the process.
For any questions please contact Jim Ellis at 519-923-2110 ext. 224

Thank you
 
Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00am

Special Meeting Of Council - MAH Training

Council has called a special meeting to receive training from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. The meeting will be held on Monday April 20, 2015 at 1:00 pm in the Council Chambers.

Agenda
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 1:00pm

Beware of the Inheritance Scam

From:  Grey County OPP                                                   Date: April 10, 2015

Beware of the Inheritance Scam

(Municipality of Grey Highlands, ON) – Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is urging all residents to be vigilant should they receive a letter or an email from someone claiming to be a lawyer and representing the estate of a deceased person in another country who just happens to have the same last name as theirs.

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Monday, April 13, 2015 - 10:00am

Employment Opportunity Library Assistant – Permanent Part Time

The Township of Southgate Ruth Hargrave Memorial Library requires a highly motivated individual with strong administrative, computer-related, and communication skills to fill the vacant position of part-time Library Assistant at the Southgate Public Library.
 
Reporting to the Librarian CEO, the Library Assistant will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operation of the library. The main task of this position will be the planning and delivery of services for children & youth. It will also include, but is not limited to, working at the circulation desk, providing reference and reader's advisory, assisting the general public, and other activities as required. The complete job description is available on our website. This is a permanent part time position consisting of approximately 25 to 30 hours per week.  Hours of work will include both evening and weekend shifts.  
 
The Ideal Candidate will possess:
* A secondary school diploma
* Post secondary education in Library Information Technology or
   Excel Library Certification
* A minimum of one year experience in a work or volunteer position
   at a public library or educational institution
* Experience working with children & youth
* Proficiency with various computer software programs, website
   maintenance and internet skills
* Strong organizational and communication skills
* An interest in upgrading skills and completing training courses
 
Please forward resume with cover letter by 2 pm on Thursday
April 23, 2015 to:
The Township of Southgate
185667 Grey Rd 9, RR 1
Dundalk ON  N0C 1B0
or by email to: employment@southgate.ca
 
We thank all applicants in advance; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be used for the purposes of candidate selection only.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 11:45am

Draft Minimum Distance Separation (MDS) Guidelines posted to the EBR

FYI: We have been notified that the draft Minimum Distance Separation (MDS) Guidelines have been posted to the EBR. Comments are being received until May 20, 2015 by following the links below. Here are the associated links.
 
http://www.ebr.gov.on.ca/ERS-WEB-External/displaynoticecontent.do?noticeId=MTI0NDQy&statusId=MTg3Mzg0&language=en
 
http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/landuse/mds_review.htm


 
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 10:45am

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