COVID-19 UPDATE – HORNING’S MILLS COMMUNITY PARK
Please take notice that with the entering of Stage 3 today (July 17th, 2020), Staff will be re-opening the Horning’s Mills Community Park and playground equipment. PLEASE NOTE that the playground equipment area is to be used at your own risk as it will not be sanitized. Please use extra caution against COVID-19, and help stop the spread of the virus by washing and/or sanitizing your hands before and after using the playground equipment and staying at least 6 ft./2 m. apart.
COUNCIL MEETINGS DUE TO COVID-19
Council meetings are held the 1st Thursday and 3rd Thursday of the month starting at 5:00 p.m. (please see the schedule of meetings on the Council meetings page). Please note, that due to COVID-19, commencing April 3, 2020, all meetings of Council and Committee will be held electronically using the ZOOM platform, until further notice. Instructions will be posted to the top of the Council meetings page on how the public can join each meeting. You can join the meeting by either computer or phone. If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact the CAO/Clerk, Denise Holmes at 519-925-5525.
MUNICIPAL OFFICE CLOSURE
Through consultation with Mayor Darren White, due to COVID-19, effective 10:00 a.m. on March 17, 2020, the Township of Melancthon Municipal Office will be closed to the Public until further notice.
Some of our services are available online (tax payments, planning applications, fire permits) or Staff will be available by phone at 519-925-5525 to assist.
Denise B. Holmes, AMCT
REDUCED LOAD RESTRICTIONS
Effective March 1, 2020 until May 15, 2020 (weather and road conditions permitting), ALL Melancthon Township Roads will be under a reduced load (5 tonnes per axle) period.
The Council of the Township of Melancthon would like to thank those who submitted an entry for its Slogan Contest. The contest which ran until September 30, 2016 was open to Melancthon residents, Council Members and Staff. There were a total of nine slogans received. The slogans were reviewed at the October 6th Committee of the Whole meeting and voted on and the following slogan, submitted by Denise Holmes, was chosen: “Preserving the Past ~ Protecting Your Future”.
Good news! The Township of Melancthon Yard has been approved by the Ontario Electronic Stewardship as a collector site for e-waste. Please note that the collection container is located near the entrance to the Municipal Office and is open during business hours only:
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Click here to see the acceptable e-waste items