Civic Holiday Recycling Pick Up Delay

The Waste Resources and Diversion Management department would like residents to be advised that recycling collection will be delayed by 1 day due to the Civic Holiday on Monday August 4, 2014. 

Zone 1 - Picking up on Tuesday August 5, 2014
Zone 2 - Picking up on Wednesday August 6, 2014
Zone 3 - Picking up on Thursday August 7, 2014
Zone 4 - Picking up on Friday August 8, 2014

Thank you
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 9:15am

Employment Opportunity - Librarian/CEO

Township of Southgate
Employment Opportunity
Librarian/Chief Executive Officer
The Township of Southgate requires a highly motivated individual to 
implement a new chapter of vision and leadership as Librarian/CEO in our 
recently constructed Ruth P. Hargrave Memorial/Southgate Public Library
Reporting to the Library Board and the Township of Southgate’s CAO, you will 
oversee the ongoing development, administration, organization and planning of all 
library operations and services in accordance with policies established by the 
Library Board. The Librarian/CEO has the chief responsibility for ensuring that the 
library fulfills its mission of promoting a love of reading and of being a welcoming, 
accessible oasis where all members of the community can enjoy guided access to 
literature, knowledge and entertainment. You are a team oriented manager and a 
strategic thinker who enjoys change management and embraces new 
This is a full time salaried position at 35 hours per week with a salary range
of $46,082.00 to $57,603.00 (currently under review). Visit the Employment 
Opportunities section of our website at for the complete 
job description and responsibilities. To apply, please forward your cover letter 
and resume to the attention of David Milliner, CAO by 12:00 noon on August 
18, 2014 by email to or by fax to 519 923 9262. 
• Library Technician Diploma
• Certificate in Excel (Managing a Small Public Library in Ontario)
• Administrative and management experience of 3 years in library 
services would be an asset
• Skills should include library program development, planning and 
promotion of services while ensuring the effective allocation of 

For a full job description, please click here.
Closing Date: August 18, 2014 at 12:00 noon
We thank all applicants for their interest; 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 purpose of 
candidate selection only.
The Township of Southgate is an equal opportunity employer.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 1:45pm

Public Works Department Road Construction - Grey Street Dundalk

Southgate's Public Works Department would like to advise Dundalk residents that pulverizing and paving will be commencing Thursday July 24, 2014 and continue until September 15, 2014.  The streets that will be affected are Grey Street from just west of Osprey Street, 10 meters onto Osprey Street from Grey Street and Bradley St from just north of Grey Street for approximately 76 meters.
If you have any questions please contact the Public Works Manager Jim Ellis at 519-923-2110 ext. 224.

Thank you

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 11:00am

Public Works Department Sidewalk Tender

Southgate's Public Works department has posted a Tender Contract for Sidewalk Installation and Replacement.  For information please view the tenders and RFP's page of our website.

Thank you,
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:45am

Southgate Sideroad 13 Road Closure

Southgate's Public Works department would like residents to be advised that Southgate Sideroad 13 will be closed between Southgate Road 10 and Southgate Road 12 from July 21, 2014 to September 30, 2014 for a bridge replacement.  If you have any questions please contact the Public Works Manager Jim Ellis at 519-923-2110 ext 224.

Thank you
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 1:45pm

Free Candidate Information Session

Click on the poster above to be directed to the registration page.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 7:00pm

Which Cart Do Your Items Go In?

The Waste Resources and Diversion Management Department would like to remind Southgate residents of what items can be placed in which cart.  Click quick reference sheet to review what items are able to be placed in each cart.
Remember you are able to upgrade your 240 litre blue cart for free to a 360 litre.

Working together as a community always helps to divert items from the landfill.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 8:45am

Sale of Surplus Land

The Council of the Township of Southgate intends to sell the following land:
Part of highway on Con 17 between lots 22 and 23, Southgate Sideroad 15 for a distance of approximately 1 kilometre, north of Southgate Road 24 in the former Township of Proton.
Note: This property does not have a suitable building envelope.
By-law 46-2014 was passed on June 25, 2014 declaring the property as surplus land to the needs of the Township.
This notice is in accordance to the Township of Southgate's By-law No. 3-2008, being a by-law to adopt policies with respect to the sale and other disposition of land.
Written comments will be received until 4 pm on July 30, 2014.
For more information contact:
Jim Ellis, Public Works Manager at ext. 224 or
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 1:00pm

Dundalk Farmers Market

Join us at the Dundalk Farmer's Market on Friday July 11, 2014 from 3:00-7:00 pm for its grand reopening at its new location on Highway 10 between Tim Horton's and the LCBO.  

The Farmer's market will run every Friday between 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm.

For more information contact:
Glenn Walker, Economic Development Officer
Friday, July 11, 2014 - 3:00pm

Notice of a Proposal - Southgate Solar LP

This is a revised first notice of first public meeting, being held by Southgate Solar LP regarding a proposal to engage in a renewable energy project.

Date: July 17, 2014
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Place: Egremont Optimist Club
392137 Grey Road 109,
Holstein On N0G 2A0
Please click here for more information on the Notice of Proposal
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 6:00pm


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