Township of
Manitouwadge

News & Public Notices

2022 Non-Profit/Sport Groups – Application Now Open for Reduced or Waived Fees and/or In-Kind Services

September 23, 2021
The Township of Manitouwadge, in order to be more effective in establishing user fee rates and services for non-profit organizations and sport groups, has established an annual information collection process. The 2022 Non-Profit/Sport Group Application Form is designed to act as a catalyst for the Township to work more closely with all non-profit organizations and
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News Release – Appointment of Interim Fire Chief Earl Grigg

September 23, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, September 23, 2021 Manitouwadge, ON – Mayor and Council for the Township of Manitouwadge are pleased to advise of the interim appointment of Mr. Earl Grigg, Fire Chief for the Town of Marathon, to oversee the operation of the Manitouwadge Fire Department, effective immediately. With the pending retirement of the long-time
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Province’s Proof of Vaccination Policy

September 23, 2021
The Province’s proof of vaccination policy comes into effect, September 22. Proof of vaccination will be required for anyone entering our recreation facilities for the purpose of spectating or participating in indoor sports and recreational fitness activities including accessing the Fitness Centre. Proof of vaccination is not required for patrons accessing the Manitouwadge Public Library
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Reminder – Annual Hazardous Household Waste Collection

September 21, 2021
The Public Works Department of the Township of Manitouwadge is inviting the community to participate in the Annual Hazardous Household Waste Collection on September 25, 2021 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Please help to keep our beautiful community away from pollution. Please see detailed information in the link provided: Annual Hazardous Household Waste Collection
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2021 Franco-Ontarian Day Proclamation

September 20, 2021
September 25th of this year, and future years, has been proclaimed as “Franco-Ontarian Day” in the Township of Manitouwadge.
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Public Notice – Prescribed Burn Plan off of Hwy 614

September 16, 2021
Please be advised that the Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry (NDMNRF) has provided notice of an approved prescribed burn plan for slash pile burning that will be carried out in the Nagagami, White River and Pic Forests between October 1st, 2021 and December 31, 2021.   We want residents to be
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9/11 20th Anniversary Commemoration

September 9, 2021
The Manitouwadge Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a 9/11 20th Anniversary Commemoration on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 12:00 noon in front of the Fire Hall. Please park in the Township parking lot or in front of the Community Centre. Please respect COVID protocols with social distancing and masks.
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Council Meetings Reopen to the Public

September 8, 2021
In an effort to start reopening the Township office to the public, the regular Council meeting scheduled for September 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. will be open to the public. All members of the public attending Council meetings will be required to follow all posted regulations related to reducing the spread of COVID-19 including: Contact
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Public Notice – Municipal Office Closed Labour Day

September 2, 2021
Please be advised that the Municipal Office will be closed Monday, September 6th, 2021 for Labour Day.  
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Notice of Sanitary Sewer Flushing and Inspection

August 26, 2021
The Public Works Department of the Township of Manitouwadge would like to advise the community that the Township’s contractor Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA), will be flushing the Sanitary Sewers and performing CCTV Inspections starting Monday August 30 and continuing until Friday September 3, 2021. This is preventative maintenance. Please see the link provided for
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Notice of Adoption – Community Improvement Plan

August 13, 2021
THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MANITOUWADGE Community Improvement Plan NOTICE OF ADOPTION TAKE NOTICE that, in accordance with the provisions of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended, the Council of the Township of Manitouwadge on August 11, 2021, passed: By-law 2021-30, Being a By-law to Designate a Community Improvement Project Area for the
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Waste Free Wednesday Cleanups

August 10, 2021
The Township of Manitouwadge invites you to participate in the WASTE FREE  WEDNESDAY – LITTER CLEANUP on August 18th, 25th and September 1st. Call 807–826–3227 ext 230 or email pwadmin@manitouwadge.ca to sign up for your clean–up kit (garbage bags, gloves, sanitizers) by August 16, 2021. Please see the link provided for detailed information: Waste Free Wednesday
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Public Notice – Special Council Meeting Cancelled

July 15, 2021
Please be advised the Special Council Meeting scheduled for this evening, July 15, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. has been cancelled.
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Public Notice – Special Council Meetings July 14th and July 15th

July 12, 2021
Date: July 14, 2021 Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Agenda   Date: July 15, 2021 – CANCELLED Time: 5:30 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Agenda  
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Public Notice – 2021 Municipal Operating Budget Public Consultation

July 5, 2021
The Township is seeking public input into the 2021 Municipal Operating Budget prior to ratification by Council at their regular scheduled meeting at 7:00 pm on July 14, 2021. Please review the information below, download a copy of the presentation to Council, and complete the short survey attached to this page. Deadline for responses is
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Public Consultation Required for Projects!

July 5, 2021
Attention all Residents! Public consultation is required on the following projects: 1. 2021 Draft Municipal Operating Budget 2. 2021 – 2025 Draft Strategic Plan 3. Draft Community Improvement Plan Please take a few minutes to review these documents and answer the short surveys on our public consultation website, www.MyManitouwadge.ca. Print copies are available at the
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Public Notice – Special Council Meeting

June 28, 2021
Date: June 30, 2021 Time: 9:00 a.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Agenda
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Public Notice – Unknown Owner (Trailer & Sea-Doo)

June 21, 2021
PUBLIC NOTICE UNKNOWN OWNER On June 2nd at 1:15 PM, a utility trailer with no plate carrying a sea-doo was tagged with a notice for removal from Municipal Property, located at the end of Barnett Street in Manitouwadge. The notice read: All items will be towed / removed at the owner’s expense if not removed
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Public Notice – Flushing Hydrants

June 3, 2021
Please be advised the Ontario Clean Water Agency will be flushing hydrants in the Township of Manitouwadge. Dates: June 15, 2021 through to June 25, 2021. *Note this may extend to July 2, 2021, if required. Residents are asked to run their taps if they notice any discoloured water during this maintenance operation. Should you
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Public Notice – Landfill Tipping Fees

June 1, 2021
Landfill tipping fees (dump fees) will be reinstated on June 7, 2021. Please review poster for rates.
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Public Notice – Special Council Meeting

May 18, 2021
Date: May 19, 2021 Time: 10:00 a.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Agenda
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Adopt-a-Flowerbed Program!

May 5, 2021
Do you love to garden? The Township of Manitouwadge invites you to participate in the Adopt-a-Flowerbed program. The Adopt-a-Flowerbed program is a volunteer-based activity where local businesses and volunteer groups “adopt” and maintain designated flower beds in Manitouwadge. Help us beautify our town! Program Guidelines The flowerbed should be adopted for one complete growing seasons
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2021 Spring Clean-Up Week!

April 27, 2021
May 31, 2021 – June 4, 2021. Please see poster for details! 2021 Spring Clean-up Week & Detail Sheet
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Media Release – Lakeshore Natural Gas

April 21, 2021
Lakeshore Natural Gas – the Township continues to work with our neighbouring communities to bring an affordable heating source to the businesses, institutions and residents of Manitouwadge. Today we are pleased to announce an Agreement has been made with Certarus Ltd. to supply compressed natural gas to the communities for this project. This Agreement is
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Public Notice – 2021 Water & Sewer Meter Rate Correction

April 12, 2021
Please see attached for the 2021 water and sewer meter rate correction Water and Sewer Meter Correction April 12 2021  
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