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Council Highlights

"Council Highlights" offer a summarized list of decisions made at each Township of Warwick Council meeting. "Council Highlights" is normally posted within 24 hours of a Warwick Township Council meeting. See the complete agenda and minutes from Warwick Township Council for more detailed background information.

Council Highlights

WATFORD, ON – At its regular meeting on Monday, July 17, 2017, Warwick Township Council: 

  • Cancelled the regular Council meeting scheduled for Monday, August 14, 2017.
  • Received an update from staff notifying that the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 172’s Vimy Ridge memorial trees at Memorial Park in Watford have been planted and a dedication ceremony for the trees will be scheduled soon.
  • Held a Consideration Meeting on the drainage report for the Maher Drain; the by-law was given first and second reading.
  • Declared November 4, 2017 Poppy Day in Warwick Township and approved the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 172’s request to hold a street drive collection on Nauvoo Road the day.
  • Supported and endorsed the Corporation of the Township of Stormont’s resolution opposing the amendment to Conservation Authorities Act.
  • Directed staff to investigate updating the Township of Warwick’s Noise By-law to include a noise exemption permit and requested that efforts be made at the Watford Park to position the stage to limit the noise from events being carried into the urban area of Watford.
  • Approved a request from the Watford Cornfest Committee to provide a $500 donation to the 2017 event to support the provision of free activities and corn for all attendees.
  • Approved the purchase of a new diesel generator for the Watford Arena from Goertz Electric Ltd. for $100,340.
  • Directed staff to work with Brooke Telecom to form a three year agreement for wifi provision at the Watford Arena.
  • Directed staff to work with the Township engineer to complete a grant application on Confederation Line reconstruction for the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF) Top-Up Funding.
  • Approved a request to place a Memorial Bench at the Watford Ball Park in memory of Mike Harvey.
  • Provided direction to Mayor Todd Case in his representation of Warwick Township at Lambton County Council to support the proposed Lambton County Official Plan with the removal of section 8 on Natural Heritage.
  • Noted that the next regular Warwick Township Council meeting is next scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on Monday, September 11, 2017.

 For more information about the Township of Warwick, visit www.warwicktownship.ca.

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Please Contact:

Amanda Gubbels                                          Todd Case
Administrator/Clerk                                      Mayor
Township of Warwick                                     Township of Warwick
Phone: 519-849-3926 / 1-877-849-3926        Cell: 519-490-4533
Fax: 519-849-6136                                         Fax: 519-849-6136
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 2017 Council Highlights

 

 

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