Township of
Manitouwadge

News & Public Notices

Holiday Garbage Collection & Landfill Site Schedule

December 12, 2018
Garbage normally picked up on Tuesday, December 25th, will be picked up on Friday, December 28th. Regular garbage pick-up for Thursday, December 27th will remain the same. Please note that bear dumpsters will be placed around town for extra Christmas garbage at the following locations: Ohsweken Rd. (near Pentecostal Church) Deer Ave. and Matachewan Rd.
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News Release from Protective Services

December 11, 2018
News Release from Protective Services in Manitouwadge! Please follow the link below for an update on current enforcement activities in Manitouwadge. News Release – December 2018
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Public Notice – Municipal Office Holiday Closure

December 11, 2018
Please be advised the Municipal Office will be closed for the holiday season. Dates:  Monday, December 24, 2018 to Tuesday, January 1, 2019. We will reopen at our regular hours on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Have a safe and wonderful holiday!
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Public Notice – Municipal Office Closure

December 10, 2018
Please be advised the Municipal Office will be closed for a staff function. Date: December 14, 2018 Time: 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Location: Municipal Office We will return to regular business hours at 1:15 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
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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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Notice of Special Meetings

November 30, 2018
Notice of Special Meetings of the Council of the Township of Manitouwadge Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Inaugural/ Swearing-In Ceremony Public Notice Inaugural Agenda Poster Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Subject: Attendance at the TBDML Conference Public Notice Agenda Poster Date: Monday,
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Notice of Special Meeting

November 28, 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 – CAO/Clerk-Treasurer Performance Appraisal. Date: Friday, November 30, 2018 Time: 1:00 p.m. Location: Council Chambers Public Notice Agenda Poster
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Notice of Disruption (Reduced Water Pressure) to Water Services

November 26, 2018
Please be advised that the water service to certain properties (listed below) may be reduced on: Tuesday, November 27 & Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from  9:00 a.m. Tuesday until approximately 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday in order to make necessary repairs to the Municipal Water Distribution System. Areas that may experience reduced water pressure: Shingwauk Drive   Thank you
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CANCELLED – Notice of Special Meeting

November 23, 2018
Please be advised that the Special Meeting has been cancelled. 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 – CAO/Clerk-Treasurer Performance Appraisal. Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm Location: Council Chambers Public Notice
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Request for Tender for Township of Manitouwadge Cleaning Contract

November 14, 2018
Please click on link below to view tender document for Cleaning Contract 2019-A. Cleaning Contract Posted: November 14, 2018 Deadline to Submit: December 5, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Request for Tender for the Township of Manitouwadge Cleaning Contract: Contract 2019-A Please Submit Tenders to: Joleen Keough Deputy Clerk 1 Mississauga Drive Manitouwadge, ON P0T 2C0 E: deputyclerk@manitouwadge.ca
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Become a Volunteer Firefighter!

October 24, 2018
The Manitouwadge Volunteer Fire Department is looking for Volunteer Firefighters. This is a great way to become an active part of the community and acquire new skills that will reward you and the community. Individuals over the age of 18 are invited to apply. For complete details regarding qualifications and how to submit an application,
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Press Release – Kiwissa Ski Hill Closure for 2018-2019 Winter Season

October 17, 2018
October 16, 2018 – For Immediate Release Please click on the link to read the full press release: Kiwissa Ski Hill Closure
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Press Release – Municipal Capital Facilities

October 17, 2018
October 16, 2018 – For Immediate Release The Township of Manitouwadge and Northern Broadband Wireless have entered into an agreement for the provision of Municipal Capital Facilities relating to a Telecommunications System with Northern Broadband Wireless Ltd. This venture will see high speed internet service provided to the residents and businesses of Manitouwadge. Please click
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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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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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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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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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NWMO Update

June 23, 2017
NWMO to Focus Field Studies on Fewer Communities No more geological studies planned in Central Huron and White River, both continue to play a role. Please click here for Press Release
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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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By-Law 2016-22

October 12, 2016
On October 12, 2016, Council passed By-law 2016-22; “Being a By-law to provide a Rebate of Taxes for Eligible Low-Income Seniors or Low-Income Persons with Disabilities”. Full details of this program, and eligibility requirements can be found on our website under Town Hall – By-laws – Financial/Treasury or follow the link: By-Law 2016-22. If you qualify
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