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NO GARBAGE OR RECYCLING COLLECTION TODAY – APRIL 16, 2018!

There will be no garbage or recycling collection today due to the weather and road conditions.  Residents are being asked to double up next week.  Concerns or questions can be directed to the County of Dufferin – 519-941-2816 ext. 2620.

2018 Draft Operating and Capital Budget

Please take notice that the Council of the Township of Melancthon has directed Treasury Staff to bring back the 2018 Capital and Operating Budget to the Council meeting on March 15, 2018 with the intent to pass the budget.  The meeting starts at 5:00 p.m.  There will be an opportunity at the Council meeting if any member of  the public has any comments or questions on the draft budget.

2018 Draft Capital and Operating Budget

Please take notice that the Council of the Township of Melancthon will be reviewing the 2018 Draft Capital and Operating Budgets at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Thursday, March 1, 2018.  The meeting starts at 10:30 a.m.

Wendy Atkinson, Treasurer

HALF LOADS

FEB. 26, 2018 — PLEASE NOTE ALL ROADS IN MELANCTHON TOWNSHIP ARE HALF LOAD, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.  HALF LOADS WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL MAY 15TH, DEPENDING ON WEATHER CONDITIONS.

Save the Date!  Saturday, June 23, 2018

Come celebrate Melancthon’s 165th Anniversary at the

Horning’s Mills Community Park for a barbeque, entertainment and

fireworks.  Free Admission!  More info to come…..

COUNCIL MEETINGS

PLEASE NOTE for the months of February, March and April, the Council meetings held on the 1st Thursday of the month will start at different times as follows:  February 1st – 2:00 p.m.; March 1st – 9:00 a.m.; April 5th – 9:00 a.m.  Council is also requesting your feedback on changing the Council meetings to one day meeting per month (9:00 a.m.) and one evening meeting per month (5:00 p.m.).  If you have any questions, concerns or comments regarding this, please send them to dholmes@melancthontownship.ca.

*NEW* – the Township Municipal Office now accepts Interac. 

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.