Township of
Manitouwadge

News & Public Notices

Press Release – Fibre Optic Network in Manitouwadge!

September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 – For Immediate Release The Township of Manitouwadge and Northern Broadband Wireless are pleased to announce a joint venture that will see high speed internet service provided to the residents and businesses of Manitouwadge. Northern Broadband Wireless Ltd. (NBW) has worked extensively to extend a Fibre Optic Network in the Township of
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Boil Water Advisory Lifted: 3:30 p.m. September 19, 2018

September 19, 2018
Please be advised, effective September 19, 2018 at 3:30 p.m., the boil water advisory has been lifted as per testing and directive from the Thunder Bay District Health Unit. You may resume regular use of your water.
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Notice of Special Meeting

September 18, 2018
Notice of Special Meeting of the Council of the Township of Manitouwadge Subject: Closed Session – Section 239(2)(i): a trade secret or scientific, technical, commercial, financial or labour relations information, supplied in confidence to the municipality or local board, which, if disclosed, could reasonably be expected to prejudice significantly the competitive position or interfere significantly
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Boil Water Advisory

September 16, 2018
Please be advised that due to a generator failure we are now under a boil water advisory until further notice. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
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Manitouwadge Community Golf Course & Clubhouse – Change of Hours

September 14, 2018
Please be advised of a change in hours of operation at the Community Clubhouse, effective Monday, September 17, 2018. Monday – Friday: 10:30 am to 1:30 pm & 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Closed between 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
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Live Streaming of Council Meetings – Temporarily Suspended

September 14, 2018
Please be advised that live streaming of Council Meetings are temporarily suspended until the Inaugeral Meeting in December 2018. The meetings are still open to the public and all are welcome to attend. For more information, please click on link below. Memo regarding Streaming Council Meetings
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Are You on the Voters’ List?!

September 11, 2018
Have you moved? Are you a new resident? Please assist us by ensuring that you are on the Voters’ List long before October 22, 2018. This will alleviate any long delays for you on voting day. Pursuant to Section 23 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, the Voters’ List is available for inspection during regular
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Manitouwadge Community Recreation Centre – New Hours of Operation

September 7, 2018
Please be advised the Manitouwadge Community Recreation Centre has new hours of operation, effective September 9, 2018.   Monday – Thursday:  9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday:  11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday:  11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday:  Closed
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Notice of Special Meeting

August 13, 2018
Notice of Special Meeting of the Council of the Township of Manitouwadge Subject: Closed Session – Section 239(2)(b): personal matters about an identifiable individual,   including municipal or local board employees – EDO Position. Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm Location: Council Chambers Public Notice Agenda Poster
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Manitouwadge Fire Restriction has been Lifted

August 10, 2018
Please be advised the fire restriction in Manitouwadge has been lifted. Manitouwadge Forest Fire Rating August 10, 2018 (12:00pm): LOW For current forest fire restriction zones, travel restrictions, wild fire update and much more, visit the link: MNRF Forest Fire Website  
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2018 Municipal Election – List of Certified Candidates

July 30, 2018
Please follow the link below to the 2018 Municipal Election page to view the list of Certified Candidates for the 2018 Municipal Election. 2018 Municipal Election
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Manitouwadge Under EXTREME Fire Rating

July 25, 2018
Manitouwadge is still under a Restricted Fire Zone.  As of July 24, there was 132 fires reported in Ontario. 107 of which are under observation, being held or under control. Ontario is receiving support from across Canada, the United States and Mexico to assist with the fire situation. Due to the MNRF’s resources being used
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What Do You Want To See?!

July 25, 2018
The Township of Manitouwadge Community Services Department wants to hear from you! Are you between the ages of 30 & 60? If so, what would you like to see offered in Manitouwadge? Please email your suggestions to: Reene Warren Community Programmer E: programmer@manitouwadge.ca or write your suggestions on this form and drop your sheet off
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Manitouwadge Still Under Restricted Fire Zone – Message from the Manitouwadge Fire Chief

July 17, 2018
The Restricted Fire Zone affecting the Manitouwadge area is still in effect and will be until further notice. Today, as you can see from this MNRF report, the MNRF is dealing with many fires in the province. While there are no fires affecting our community at this time, the MNRF is busy and wants to
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Manitouwadge Under Restricted Fire Zone

July 13, 2018
Please be advised that we are currently under a restriced fire zone. Please also be aware that this pertains to our surrounding area. Click on the links below for more information What you should know about restricted fire zones MNRF Map
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Boil Water Advisory Lifted: 1:30 p.m. July 6th, 2018

July 6, 2018
Please be advised, effective July 6th, 2018 at 1:30 p.m., the boil water advisory has been lifted. You may resume regular use of your water. Please click on link for more details
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MUNICIPAL BOIL WATER ADVISORY: 9:00 AM, JULY 4, 2018

July 4, 2018
Although the water service has been restored, the township of Manitouwadge remains under a Boil Water Advisory until further notice. Please consult the township website, Facebook and CFNO for further updates. Please click on link for: Boil Water Advisory – Things to Consider
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IMPORTANT NOTICE: 7:30 PM JULY 3, 2018

July 3, 2018
IMPORTANT NOTICE: 7:30 pm July 3, 2018 There is currently no water to any properties within the Township of Manitouwadge due to emergency water repairs. We expect this to be resolved in approximately two (2) hours. Once the repairs are completed, the Township of Manitouwadge will be under a BOIL WATER ADVISORY until further notice
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Notice of Special Meeting

June 27, 2018
Notice of Special Meeting of  Council of the Township of Manitouwadge. Subject: Manitouwadge Municipal Housing Corporation 2017 Annual Report Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Everyone welcome
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Nuclear Waste “Learn More” Office – Temporary Change to Hours of Operation

May 30, 2018
Please be advised the Nuclear Waste “Learn More” Office hours of operation will temporarily change until further notice: Monday: Closed Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday: Closed Karen Robinson Community Liaison Manager T: (807) 826-3255 E: clc@manitouwadge.ca
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Township Launches CodeRED Emergency Notification System

May 8, 2018
Sign up for CodeRED here. The Township of Manitouwadge uses CodeRED to send EMERGENCY notifications by phone, email, text and social media to keep citizens informed of emergencies such as evacuation notices, utility outages, water main breaks, fire or floods or other emergency situations. Stay informed! Sign up for CodeRED. Please click on link for
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Changes to Public Works Emergency Contact Information

April 30, 2018
Please be advised that the contact number for all Public Works after-hours emergencies has been changed. If you have a Public Works after-hours emergency, please call (807) 230-2204. (This is a local call). Please view full Notice here
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NWMO Update

December 6, 2017
NWMO Advances Site Selection Process, to read the complete media release, please follow this link: December 6, 2017 Update
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Live Streaming Council Meetings

August 14, 2017
We are Live Streaming Council Meetings We are very pleased to announce that we will now be live streaming council meetings on a trial basis! Please keep in mind that if you are in attendance at the meeting, your conversations in the audience may be heard over the live stream. Instructions: 1. Go to www.ustream.tv 2. Click
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Tick Season

July 14, 2017
Don’t get TICKED outdoors! Most ticks in the Thunder Bay district are harmless. However, blacklegged ticks (formerly called deer ticks) have been found in the district. Blacklegged ticks have tested positive in thedistrict for Lyme disease. Please click here to learn more about protecting yourself. Poster by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit.
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