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Council passes Mayor’s request to waive minimum fees on leaf and yard waste

Posted on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Council decided to waive the minimum fee for leaf and yard waste that is less than 150 kilograms. This is equal to about 30 bags of leaf and yard waste.

The Mayor acknowledged that...

Council embarks on the Kawartha Lakes Healthy Environment Plan

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Council heard a presentation from Land Use Research Associates (LURA) and the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) on "Climate Change 101". The presentation...

Kawartha Lakes observes National Day of Mourning

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 12:00 AM

The City of Kawartha Lakes encourages all local employers to take a moment on April 28 to observe this important day and to take steps to ensure that every worker returns home...

Kawartha Lakes residents to be congratulated on successful curbside battery collection

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 12:00 AM

This is excellent news to share as we celebrate Earth Week. Batteries contain heavy metals like mercury and cadmium. Collecting batteries ensures we keep these harmful materials...

Kawartha Lakes unveils age-friendly business strategy

Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:00 AM

The strategy supports the City's strategic goal of enhancing access to community services. Two of the age-friendly goals involve supporting local businesses to look at their business...

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