CANADA DAY 2017

CELEBRATING 150 YEARS OF CANADA

The Township of Nipissing Council, Recreation Committee, Nipissing Township Museum Board and the Canada Day 150th Anniversary Committee invite you to join the fun!

WHERE: Heritage Park and the Nipissing Township Museum
**Special Museum Hours – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

WHEN: Saturday, July 1st

Starting at 3 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies with local dignitaries.
Please join us for the singing of O Canada and opening remarks.

Starting at
3:00 p.m. Open Stage on the main stage in Heritage Park.

3 – 6 p.m. Inflatables in the park for kids of all ages.

3 – 6 p.m. Classic Car show on Museum grounds.

Starting at
3:00 p.m. Vendors and food available in Heritage Park.

3:30 p.m. Dedication of the “Pat Haufe Way” Trail signage at the Museum with local dignitaries and special guests.

Starting at
6:00 p.m. Cats-n-Jammers take the Main Stage in Heritage Park.

7:00 p.m. Free Birthday Cake!

Dusk: Fireworks!

For the safety and comfort of visitors and furry friends alike, we ask that only service animals attend the festivities, thank you.

Volunteers are needed to make this event a success.
Please contact the Township Office for more details.

Parking: Accessible parking available on Heritage Park grounds and in front of Knox United Church.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
OFFICIAL PLAN UPDATE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: The Township will be holding a Public Meeting as required by Section 17 (15) (d) of the Planning Act, to allow the public to review the proposed updates to the policies of the Township of Nipissing’s Official Plan.

DATE AND LOCATION OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE:
Date: Wednesday August 2nd, 2017
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Nipissing Community Centre
2381 Highway 654
Nipissing, Ontario

THE PURPOSE OF THE PUBLIC MEETING: An Official Plan is a policy document that guides the land use in the Township. The Township of Nipissing’s Official Plan was approved by the Ontario Municipal Board on May 28, 2010. The Township has been undertaking an updated to the Official Plan to comply to statutory requirements and to update the document to reflect changes to Provincial policy.

The Official Plan Update will affect all lands within the Township of Nipissing. No key map is provided. Comments received from the Public Meeting will be considered by Council in the development of the Township’s Official Plan update.

REQUESTING NOTICE OF DECISION: If you wish to be notified of the decision of the Township of Nipissing on the proposed Official Plan, you must make a written request to the Township of Nipissing, at the address below.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Township of Nipissing before the proposed official plan update is adopted, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of Council of the Township of Nipissing to the Ontario Municipal Board.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Township of Nipissing before the proposed official plan updated is adopted, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND COMMENTS: Additional information will be available between 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on regular weekdays at the Township of Nipissing Office and available on the Township website at www.nipissingtownship.com. Please direct inquiries and comments to the Township’s Planning Department by Phone at (705) 724-2144, or Fax at (705) 724-5385.

Dated at the Township of Nipissing this 6th day of June, 2017.

Charles Barton, CAO and Clerk
Township of Nipissing


NORTHERN PRODUCER ANIMAL HEALTH NETWORK
VETERINARY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The Northern Producer Animal Health Network acts as the umbrella organization for the 22 Veterinary Services Committees that are serviced by the Vet Assistance Program.

What is the Vet Assistance Program?
Run through the Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (MNDM), the Veterinary Assistance Program helps promote the viability of the livestock industry by supporting the provision of veterinary services to livestock owners. It does this by using conditional grants to offset the travel, locum and continuing education costs incurred by the participating Veterinary Practices.

Who Qualifies for the Veterinary Assistance Program?
Livestock owners located in the designated program areas who either own or care for a minimum of one horse and/or bovine, sheep, goats, swine, rabbits, poultry, bison, deer or animals maintained in captivity for producing fur, velvet or meat.

The Township of Nipissing participates in the East Nipissing-North Parry Sound Veterinary Services Committee. Council’s representative on this committee is Councillor Tom Marchant.

For more information on this program and how it may assist you, please contact:

Northern Producer Animal Health Network East Nipissing-North Parry Sound
Gord Mitchell, Executive Secretary Veterinary Services Committee
42 Lake Drive, Huntsville ON P1H 1E7 C/O Pauline Carmichael
705-789-2062 705-776-2580
mitchg@vianet.on.ca paulinecarmichael@gmail.com


CANADA DAY – JULY 1, 2017
CANADA’S 150TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Planning is underway for the Township of Nipissing Canada Day Event – Celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary.

A Committee is needed to organize and run this event. If you are interested in being part of this Committee, please contact the Township Office at 705-724-2144 or admin@nipissingtownship.com.

VENDORS – FIREWORKS – LIVE ENTERTAINMENT – KID’S FUN


The Summer Employment Opportunities (SEO) program provides up to 5,000 students with the opportunity to gain valuable work experience through supervised summer employment in the Ontario Public Service.

These positions enable students across the province to gain valuable work experience and develop skills which are transferable to the labour market. Positions for summer 2017 will be posted on January 3, 2017 with six different closing dates between January 17 and March 28.

SEO Poster

Sample Job Ad – Office Assistant

SEO Brochure

SEO Parks Poster


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