Township of
Manitouwadge

News & Public Notices

Committee of Adjustment Meeting

May 28, 2020
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE MINOR VARIANCE/PERMISSION (Section 45 of the Planning Act) Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. Location*: Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 1 Mississauga Drive Property Address: 16 Swallow Drive Legal Description: Plan M179 Lot 108 PCL 108-1 Present Zoning: Residential (R1) Requested Variance to the Zoning By-law 87-25, Section
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Golf Course Opening – May 29, 2020

May 27, 2020
The golf course will be open on May 29, 2020. Please see the attached posters for rules and regulations under COVID-19. Manitouwadge Golf Course Rules & Regulations Golf – Social Distance Sign COVID-19 – Do Not Enter Media Release Golf Course & COVID-19
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Skatepark Re-opening – May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020
The skatepark is now OPEN as of May 22, 2020. Please see the attached posters for skatepark rules and regulations under COVID-19. Skatepark Re-opening Poster – Rules & Regulations COVID-19 – Do Not Enter Media Release Skatepark & COVID19
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A few friendly reminders for Spring Clean-up

May 14, 2020

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Message from Acting CAO to New Residents

April 20, 2020

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Public Notice – Special Council Meeting

April 1, 2020
Please join us via livestream to receive an update from our Acting CAO/Emergency Management Coordinator, Owen Cranney, regarding COVID-19.
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Reminder: Household Waste in Receptable for Garbage Collection

March 27, 2020
A friendly reminder to place your household waste in a receptable for garbage collection. It has been brought to our attention by the PW crews that a number of residents are putting out loose bags at curbside during garbage collection. Please see attached poster below for requirements under By-law 2001-12. We thank you for your
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Landfill Site – Residential Tipping Fees Suspended

March 23, 2020
For the safety of staff and visitors, Residential tipping fees for the landfill site will be suspended until further notice. All Commercial tipping fees will remain in affect with direct billing by the Municipality to Commercial customers. The Township Landfill site is open Wednesdays and Saturdays.
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A reminder to be careful what you flush!

March 23, 2020
Wet wipes, paper towel and facial tissues can clog pipes  We recognize that many residents may be increasing their use of disinfectant wipes, paper towels and facial tissues in response to COVID – 19. We would like to remind residents not to flush wet wipes of any kind. Despite what some packaging says, wipes are
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Public Notice – Council Meetings Closed to the Public

March 20, 2020
Beginning with the Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 Council meeting, the Township of Manitouwadge will begin offering access to Council Meetings via online livestreaming only; the public will not be permitted to attend the Council Chambers. The Township is taking this action to ensure we can continue to offer residents access to municipal meetings, while taking
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2020 Spring Clean-Up Week

March 17, 2020
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE 2020 SPRING CLEAN-UP WEEK  WILL BE ON  May 25th – May 29th, 2020   Please see the Township website, Facebook page and check out posters around town, coming out soon for more details. 2020 Spring Clean-Up
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Landfill Site – Closed Mondays

March 17, 2020
Please be advised that effective March 19, 2020 the landfill site will be closed on Mondays. The landfill site will only be open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Landfill Notice Poster
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Public Notice – Recreation Facility Closures & Program Cancellations

March 13, 2020
In support of public health emergency planning regarding COVID-19, the Township of Manitouwadge will be taking proactive measures to safeguard our residents and employees. Effective March 13, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. to April 5, 2020 all recreational facilities will be closed and all programs will be cancelled. This includes the library, arena, curling rink, Contact
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Sale of Land by Public Tender

March 3, 2020
Sale of Land by Public Tender – March 3, 2020 Please see link below for a list of properties for sale by public tender Form 6 – Sale of Land by Public Tender Tenders due by: April 9, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. Location: 1 Mississauga Drive, Manitouwadge – Municipal Office
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Drinking Water Advisory Notice

February 4, 2020
All persons consuming water from the Manitouwadge Drinking Water System Please be advised that recent water samples have shown sodium levels to exceed 20 mg/l. This is a concern for people who are on a sodium restricted diet. Please ensure that an alternative source of drinking water such as bottled water is available for those
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Seeking Candidate for Board of Directors – North Shore LNG Project

February 4, 2020
The Township of Manitouwadge is seeking a candidate to represent our interests on the Board of Directors of a Local Distribution Company (LDC) delivering natural gas to the region.  If you are a strategic, forward-thinking and experienced person who can help our community meet the challenges of connecting people and businesses to a safe, reliable
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Message from Mayor John MacEachern – News regarding NWMO site selection process

November 26, 2019
News regarding NWMO site selection process Dear Residents of Manitouwadge: I’d like to share an update with you about the Nuclear Waste Management Organizations (NWMO) site selection process. Later today, the NWMO will announce that the Township of Manitouwadge, as well as the Township of Hornepayne, will no longer continue to be considered as potential
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News Release – from NWMO

November 26, 2019
For Immediate Release – The NWMO advances Canada’s plan for safe, long-term management of used nuclear fuel; siting process continues in two areas. Please click on the link below for full release: News Release – NWMO
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Public Notice: Ontario Energy Board – North Shore Liquid Natural Gas Application

September 16, 2019
Please visit our page at the link below, to see the application notices, the application and all evidence related to the application by the Town of Marathon to the Ontario Energy Board to construct natural gas pipelines in the Town of Marathon, Township of Manitouwadge, Township of Schreiber, Township of Terrace Bay and Municipality of
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Request for Proposal: The North Shore Project – Liquid Natural Gas Project Coordination Services

December 4, 2018
Posted: December 4, 2018 Deadline to Submit: December 14, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. Request for Proposal 11/2018 for the Municipalities of Manitouwadge, Marathon, Schreiber, Terrace Bay, Wawa: The North Shore Project 11/2018 Proposals are to be Purolated to: Mr. Daryl Skworchinski, Chief Administrative Officer Town of Marathon 4 Hemlo Drive Marathon, Ontario P0T 2E0
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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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Bear Dumpsters

December 14, 2016
Please note that the Bear Dumpsters Situated around town are for KITCHEN WASTE ONLY Therefore: Steel, Construction/Building Materials, Furniture/Appliances, Yard Waste, & Engine Blocks, Etc. are note permitted. If these items continue to be disposed of in the Bear Dumpsters, the Dumpsters may be removed. Thank you for your co-operation.
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Garbage Collection

November 24, 2016
Areas affected; MINAKI PLACE, ESSA PLACE, MONA DRIVE Please be advised that effective Tuesday, November 22nd, the regular scheduled Tuesday garbage collection for Minaki Place, Essa Place, and Mona Drive will take place on Thursday’s until further notice. If you reside in the affected areas, please put your garbage out on Thursday’s effective November 24th,
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Skatepark and Tennis Court Facility

May 25, 2016
At the May 25th, 2016 Council Meeting Council reviewed a request from the Manitouwadge Skatepark Group for use of the existing Tennis Court Site for the purpose of establishing a Skatepark. More Information
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