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Sale of Land by Public Tender

THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN Municipal Act, 2001, as amended TAKE NOTICE that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s) described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on the 4th day of September, 2018, at the Municipal Offices, 4304 Highway 520, Box 70, Magnetawan, Ontario, P0A 1P0. The tenders will then be opened in public on the same day at 3:30 p.m. at the Community Centre, 4304 Highway 520, Magnetawan, Ontario, P0A 1P0. Description of Lands and Minimum Tender Amount: (Set out the cancellation price as of the first day of advertising) 1. THIS TAX SALE WAS
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Magnetawan Council letter to Kawartha Credit Union

After Kawartha Credit Union announced the closure of the Magnetawan Branch and the Open House meeting in Burk’s Falls, the Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan sent the letter at the link below to the CEO of Kawartha Credit Union. Magnetawan Letter to Kawartha Credit Union 06.19.18 The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan received a letter from the CEO and Board of Kawartha Credit Union in response to Council’s offer Kawartha Credit Union Reply Letter
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Notice of Participation in Cooperative Buying Group(s)

  This posting is a public notification that for the year 2018, the Municipality of Magnetawan is a participating agency in one or more procurements conducted by the following cooperative buying group(s): 1. Muskoka Parry Sound Public Purchasing group (MPSPPG) – Bid opportunities will be posted on the tendering website of the public agency who is the lead on the respective procurement and may include www.biddingo.ca and www.bidsandtenders.ca. 2. Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM) – www.oecm.ca 3. Local Authority Services (LAS) – www.las.on.ca 4. Ministry of Government Services (MGS) – www.doingbusiness.mgs.gov.on.ca/
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AGENDA – Regular Meeting of Council Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.

CALL TO  ORDER   ADOPTION OF  THE  AGENDA                                                                                                       R   DISCLOSURE OF  PECUNIARY  INTEREST   ADOPTION OF  MINUTES                                                                                                                R Special Meeting of Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Regular Meeting of Wednesday, October 11, 2017   PUBLIC MEETING  PURSUANT  TO  PLANNING  ACT   PRESENTATIONS   REPORTS FROM  MUNICIPAL  BOARDS / COMMITTEES  AND  OFFICIALS Treasury 2017 Year-to-date budget   Public Works: Inventory of Magnetawan Village unopened road allowances   Fire: Fire Chief monthly report, September 2017 Review of draft Establish and Regulate By-law   Parks: Ahmic Harbour Lighthouse contribution R   Community Development: CAEDA proposed merge with EcoDev Appointment to the Magnetawan Community Economic Development Committee R
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SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES October 11, 2017

The special meeting of the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan was held at the Magnetawan Community Centre on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 9:00 A.M.   Council members present: Mayor Sam Dunnett; Deputy Mayor, Tim Brunton; Councillors Jack Crossman, Charlie Gray, John Hetherington.   Staff in attendance: Clerk-Administrator (C-A), Andrew Farnsworth; Deputy Clerk (DC), Nicole Fraser; Chief Building Official (CBO), Brian Horsman; Building Inspector (BI), Matthew Clouthier.   Notice of this meeting was posted on the Municipal website and at the Municipal Office.     CALL TO ORDER The meeting was called to order at 9:00 A.M.   ADOPTION OF THE
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COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES October 11, 2017

The regular meeting of the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan was held at the Magnetawan Community Centre on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.   Council members present: Mayor Sam Dunnett; Deputy Mayor, Tim Brunton; Councillors Jack Crossman, Charlie Gray, John Hetherington.   Staff in attendance: Clerk-Administrator (C-A), Andrew Farnsworth; Deputy Clerk (DC), Nicole Fraser; Public Works Superintendent (PWS), Bruce Hill; Parks and Maintenance Manager (PMM), Steve Robinson; and Fire Chief (FC), Dean Butticci.   Notice of this meeting was posted on the Municipal website and at the Municipal Office.     CALL TO ORDER The meeting was called to
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DRAFT COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES October 25, 2017

The regular meeting of the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan was held at the Magnetawan Community Centre on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.   Council members present: Mayor Sam Dunnett; Deputy Mayor, Tim Brunton; Councillors Jack Crossman, Charlie Gray, John Hetherington.   Staff in attendance: Clerk-Administrator (C-A), Andrew Farnsworth; Deputy Clerk (DC), Nicole Fraser; Public Works Superintendent (PWS), Bruce Hill; Parks and Maintenance Manager (PMM), Steve Robinson.     CALL TO ORDER The meeting was called to order at 1:00 P.M.   ADOPTION OF THE AGENDA RESOLUTION  2017-302 Moved by Councillor Hetherington; Seconded by Councillor Crossman: BE IT RESOLVED
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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION – MAGNETAWAN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

If you want to have great events and activities in Magnetawan, this is your opportunity to make them happen! The Municipality seeks enthusiastic volunteers of all ages for membership on the Magnetawan Community Development Committee. This new Committee will contribute to recreation, cultural and community programming, including: Canada 150 celebration Public Art Project Soap Box Derby, and more!
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Magnetawan River Park Public Meeting

Almaguin Highlands Community Members and Business Owners: We invite you to a public meeting to discuss the establishment of a Magnetawan River Park and corresponding Committee Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM At the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy 520, Magnetawan  
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Private Roads Grants

In 2017, Magnetawan is implementing a granting program to assist with the costs of summer maintenance on private roads and right-of-ways in the Municipality. The deadline to submit an application is September 30th, 2017. For full details regarding the Policy and the application process, please refer to the Policy below or contact the Clerk-Administrator, clerk@magnetawan.com, 705-387-3947. Further details here: http://magnetawan.com/index.php/municipal-office/policy/private-roads-grants
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Public Invitation – Economic Development Committee

The newly formed Perry, McMurrich/Monteith, Magnetawan (PMM) Economic Development Committee is recruiting three community representatives, with one representative from each partner municipality, to serve as a volunteer member of the PMM Committee. The main objective of the committee is to establish committee priorities and carry out committee projects as it relates to community economic development.
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Notice of Public Hearing – Minor Variance 224 Wurm Road

MINOR VARIANCE APPLICATION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TAKE NOTICE THAT the Committee of Adjustment for The Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan (the “Committee”) will be considering the following proposed minor variance to Zoning By-law 2001-26, under Section 45 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13. Applicant: Douglas Winstone Property Location: 224 Wurm Road, Magnetawan Legal Description: Plan M230 Lot 26 PT PCL 210820 SS Roll #: 494401000141200 Proposed Hearing Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 1:00 PM Meeting Location: Magnetawan Community Centre
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Special meeting Notice – October 18th 2016

The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan will hold a special meeting of Council on TUESDAY,  OCTOBER  18,  2016  at  1:00 PM at the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy 520, Magnetawan with the following agenda:
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Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting – 12153AJ

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 11, Concession 7 in the geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, municipally known as 255 Chikopi Road, Plan 42R19366 Part 2, Magnetawan, (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from Rural (RU) to Rural Residential (RR) Zone.  The application is the result of a provisional condition of consent as the size of the retained lot Zone lot
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Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting – 12153AI

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application applies to the lands located at Part of Lot 2, Concession 14, (Spence), being Part 1, Plan 42R12600  together with R-O-W,  Municipality of Magnetawan,  District of Parry Sound, municipally known as 116 Bells Bay Trail, Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from “Shoreline Residential” (RS) Zone to “Shoreline Residential Exception Twenty Four” (RS- 24) Zone to permit a detached garage with a reduced exterior side yard
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Special Meeting Notice

The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan will hold a special meeting of Council on MONDAY  OCTOBER  3,  2016  at  1:00 PM at the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy 520, Magnetawan with the following agenda:
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ROPE (Rural Outreach Program Endeavour)

Mission Statement: The Women’s Own Resource Centre’s Mission is to provide information, referrals and support to assist women in working toward their economic goals. Vision Statement: The Women’s Own Resource Centre’s Vision is to provide women with opportunities to achieve success. Objectives: To promote women’s access to resources and opportunities To promote and celebrate women’s successes To support women in becoming economically independent through creating sustainable livelihoods To assist with self-reliance, raise self-esteem and a positive self concept
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NOTICE of ROAD CLOSURE (Bridge Out)

Ahmic Lake Road will be closed at the wooden bridge 8km south of Ahmic Street, at 6:00a.m. on Saturday, October 1st, and re-open at 5:00p.m. on Monday, October 3rd, in order that Public Works staff can perform major repairs to the deck, sub-deck and abutments. Any inquiries should be directed to Bruce Hill, Superintendent of Public Works, E-mail: roads@magnetawan.com
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EVENTS TAKING PLACE IN MAGNETAWAN

 SATURDAY, AUGUST 6 – THE SECOND ANNUAL SOAP BOX DERBY – Races will begin at 10:30am on Church St., which is located behind the Magnetawan Building Centre. Come and cheer on all of the racers – HERITAGE DAY – 50th Anniversary of the Heritage Centre. Activities for young and old will be taking place at the Magnetawan Heritage Centre Museum, located by the Magnetawan Locks. Celebrate Magnetawan’s rich history – FARMERS MARKET – Several vendors will be present at the Farmers Market, located at the Magnetawan Community Centre Pavilion. The market occurs every Saturday from 10am till 1pm. Support your local farmers, hobbyists, and artisans
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Open House – Blue Green Algae

NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE: On Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 6:30 PM, the Municipality of Magnetawan will host an open house to discuss blue-green algae in Whalley Lake. The meeting will be held at the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy #520, Magnetawan. Guests will include representatives from the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit, the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, and the North Bay Mattawa Conservation Authority. For more information, please contact the office – 705-387-3947, clerk@magnetawan.com.
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Friday July 8th 2016 Special Meeting Notice

The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan will hold a special meeting of Council on FRIDAY  JULY  8,  2016  at  11:00 AM  at the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy 520, Magnetawan with the following agenda:
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BLUE-GREEN ALGAE IN WHALLEY LAKE

The Health Unit advises that a bloom of toxin producing blue-green algae has been detected on Whalley Lake in the Municipality of Magnetawan. Residents and visitors near this area need to take the following precautions: If you use a private water system, do not use water from the lake for drinking, cooking and bathing. Boiling the water or using home water treatment devices will NOT destroy the toxins. Avoid swimming or other water sport activities that could increase the risk of algae material and toxins contacting your skin or being swallowed. Do not allow pets or livestock to swim in the water or drink the
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Annual Budget By-Law

Please be advised that the Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan will consider By-law 2016-23, to pass the 2016 Budget, at the regular Council meeting of Wednesday, June 8, 2016. 
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12153AD Notice of Passing of a Zoning By-Law

BY-LAW  2016-13 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law 2016-13 on the 13th day of April, 2016, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.   By-law 2016-13 amends Zoning By-law 2001-26 and applies to lands located on Part 1 Plan 42R-12729, being Part of Lot 104, Concession A, Geographic Township of Chapman, Municipality of Magnetawan in the District of Parry Sound and municipally known as 11 Cemetery Road as illustrated on the attached Key Map.   The purpose of this By-law is to rezone the subject lands from Rural (RU) Zone to
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Public Notice : By-Law 2013-10

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan proposes to amend Public Notice By-Law 2013-10 by updating requirements for the giving of public notice;
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12153AE Notice of Passing of a Zoning By-Law

BY-LAW 2016-10 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law 2016-10 on the 23rd day of March, 2016, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.
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Notice of Special Meeting – March 23rd

The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan has called a Special Meeting to discuss the draft Municipal budget. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 23 at 10:00 A.M. in the Magnetawan Community Centre.
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Notice of a public meeting – Zoning By-Law Amendment 2001-26 42R-12729

NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part 1 Plan 42R-12729, being Part of Lot 104, Concession A, Geographic Township of Chapman, Municipality of Magnetawan in the District of Parry Sound and municipally known as 11 Cemetery Road (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from “Rural(RU) Zone” to “Rural Exception Seven (RU-7) Zone” to permit a motor vehicle repair garage use.
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Municipality of Magnetawan Update Spring 2016

We are pleased to provide you with the following information. Economic Development:    As previously reported, our municipality, together with Kearney,                                                             Perry and McMurrich/Monteith, was successful in obtaining a provincial grant towards the hiring of a Community Development Officer Intern.  In January Courtney Rizzo began her work with us and is currently focussed on the regional Business Retention and Expansion (BR&E) project.  Every business in our municipality is welcomed and encouraged to participate in this program at no cost.  Your input will help identify the needs and challenges faced in retaining and growing the business sector in the specific municipalities and the region.  This is
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Watershed Warning

Ministry of Natural Resources and ForestryWatershed Conditions Statement – Water SafetyParry Sound DistrictNEWSFriday, March 11, 201612:00pmThe Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety is in effect for the Districtwhich includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry Sound and a north-west portion in the County of Haliburton.Increasing water levels and flow conditions, typical of this time of year, exist throughout the area and residents are reminded to keep a close watch on conditions, regularly check for updated messages and exercise caution near fast-moving rivers and streams. Residents
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Sale of land by Public Tender – 8 Parcels

Municipal Act, 2001, as amended THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN TAKE NOTICE that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s) described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on the 5th day of April, 2016, at the Municipal Offices, 4304 Highway 520, Box 70, Magnetawan, Ontario, P0A 1P0. The tenders will then be opened in public on the same day at 3:30 p.m. at the Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Highway 520, Magnetawan, Ontario, P0A 1P0. Description of Lands and Minimum Tender Amount: (Set out the cancellation price as of the first day of advertising) LT 24, W/S RICHMOND
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Notice of Public Meeting – 12153AE Langford Zoning By Law Amendment

NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 19, Concession 3, in the geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, Plan 42R-20119, Parts 2,3,5 and 6  and municipally known as 1516 Ahmic Lake Road, Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Extractive Industrial (MX) Zone to Shoreline Residential Exception (RS-23) Zone to satisfy a condition of conditional approval for consent and to implement recommendations of a
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By-Law 2012-25 Change of Internment Rights

The Municipality of Magnetawan By-Law No. 2012-26 has changed the internment rights for burials at Ahmic Harbour, Chapman and Spence Cemeteries to allow 1 burial and 2 cremations or three cremations per lot or grave. (Cremation plots two burials). Written consent of the internment rights holder is required prior to any burial.
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Notice of a public meeting – 12153T – Zoning By-Law Amendment

NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 10, Concession 1,  7 Minklers Lane , in the geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from Rural (RU) Zone to “Shoreline Residential (RS)” Zone to satisfy a condition of conditional approval for consent (lot addition) and to bring the lands into conformity with the Municipality’s planning documents.
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Notice of Passing of Zoning BY-LAW no. 2015-21

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN BY-LAW no. 2015-21 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law 2015-21 on the 12th day of August 2015, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.  
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Notice of a Public Meeting – 12153AD Completed Application

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 84, Concession B in the geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, municipally known as 9 Rose Lane, Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from “Shoreline Residential” (RS) Zone to “Shoreline Residential Exception” Zone (RS- 22) to permit the extension of the existing non complying single family dwelling to a maximum shoreline width of 17.09 metres.
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Notice of Passing of Zoning By-Law No. 2015-13

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN BY-LAW no. 2015-13 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law no. 2015-13 on the 13th day of May 2015, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.
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Notice of Passing of Zoning By-Law No. 2015-10

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN BY-LAW no. 2015-10   TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law no. 2015-10 on the 25th day of March 2015, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.   By-law 2015-10 amends Zoning By-law 2001-26 and applies to a portion of lands located in Part of Lots 27 and 28, Concession 4, RP PSR-593, REM Part 2, in the geographic Township of Chapman, now within the Municipality of Magnetawan as illustrated on the attached Key Map.
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Notice of Public Meeting – Langford (2)

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 94, Concession A, Lot 19, E/S Miller Street, Reference Plan 319, Lot 18, W/S Richmond Street, Reference Plan 319 and Lot 19, W/S Richmond Street, reference Plan 319 in the former geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone the subject lands from “Village Residential” (RV) Zone to “Village Commercial Exception Two” Zone (CV-2) to permit
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Notice of Public Meeting – March 11th 2015

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC MEETING FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part Lots 27 and 28, Concession 4, RP PSR-593, REM Part 2, in the geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from “Shoreline Residential” (RS) Zone to “Shoreline Residential Exception Twenty” Zone (RS-20) to permit a reduction in permitted lot frontage. AND PURSUANT to Section 34
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Notice of Complete Application for Zoning By-Law Amendment

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part Lot 97, Concession A, Part 42R-3642, Part 1 and PSR-416, Part 1 in the geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from “Rural Residential” (RR) and “Rural” (RU) Zones to “Rural Residential Exception” Zone (RR- #) to permit a minimum lot size of 0.4 hectares and minimum lot frontage of
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Home and Community Care Survey to Northerners

The North East LHIN wants to hear from you on how to continue to strengthen our Northeastern Ontario health care system, with a special focus on home and community-based care needs. We are looking for feedback from fellow Northerners all across the region. Please take a few minutes to complete the survey and offer your thoughts on how to build a more people-centred system that helps Northerners access timely care when and where they need it. The survey will close at midnight on Tuesday, December 9th. You can offer your input in four ways: 1. On-line. Click here. 2. Print and fax your survey to
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Change of Council Meeting

Please be advised that the regular Council meeting of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. has been re-scheduled to Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
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Public Notice – Stop Up, Close and Sell Lands (Ralph)

RE:     Closing and sale of part of the Original Shore Road Allowance being part of River Street, Registered Plan 319, Municipality of Magnetawan, District of Parry Sound, being Part 1 of Plan 42R-20146. (Heimbecker, Ralph) TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan proposes to enact a by-law to stop up, close and sell the following lands:
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Notice of Passing of a Zoning By-Law No. 2014-09

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN BY-LAW NO. 2014-09 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law no. 2014-09 on March 26, 2014, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Zoning By-Law 2001-26.

 NOTICE OF A PUBLIC MEETING FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT   RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION   TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lots 4 and 5, Concession 1, Part 15 Reference Plan 42R-19589, in the former geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Shoreline Residential (RS) Zone to Environmental Protection (EP) Zone.
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Family Day Festival

When: Feb. 16th 2014 Located at Ahmic Harbour Evens start @ 11am. Dog Show By Hero the Border Collie as seen on David Letterman
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Magnetawan Zoning By-Law 2001-26

BY-LAW 2014 – Being a By-law to correct certain errors and omissions in Zoning By-law No. 2001-26 and make minor Housekeeping changes to the By-law WHEREAS By-law No. 2001-26 as amended is the Zoning By-law of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan; and,  
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Zoning By-law 2001-26

Notice of a Public Meeting Amendment to Zoning By-law 2001-26   The Municipality has received comments pertaining to the provisions relating to construction uses.  The proposed amendment is intended to clarify this provision and to allow for the use of an existing dwelling on a property during the period of construction of a new dwelling on that same lot.  There are also minor updates relating to the Definition Section of the Zoning By-law as well as housekeeping edits to correct any errors or omissions to the document.
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Notice of Passing of a Zoning By-Law 2013-24 (Langford)

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWAN BY-LAW NO. 2013-24 (Langford) TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law 2013-24 on December 11, 2013, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Langford

 NOTICE OF A PUBLIC MEETING FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 19, Concession 3, in the former geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Rural (RU) Zone to Rural Residential (RR) Zone.
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Notice of Passing of Zoning By-Law 2013-19

NOTICE OF PASSING OF A ZONING BY-LAW BY-LAW 2013-19 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law 2013-19 on September 11, 2013 under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c.P.13 as amended.
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Watts

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lot 25 and Parts 1 to 3, Concession 7, Plan 42R-18689 in the former geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Rural (RU) Zone to Rural Residential (RR) Zone. AND PURSUANT to Section 34 (10) of the Planning Act, the application file is available for review at the
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Rouse

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lots 3, 4 and 5, Concession 1, and Part Lots 4 and 5 of Concession 2, in the former geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Rural (RU) Zone to Environmental Protection (EP) Zone.
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Public Notice – Heimbecker Allowance

PUBLIC NOTICE   RE:     Closing and sale of part of the Original Shore Road Allowance being part of Bank Street, Registered Plan 319, Municipality of Magnetawan, District of Parry Sound, being Part 1 of Plan 42R-16852. (Heimbecker)   TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan proposes to enact a by-law to stop up, close and sell the following lands:   1.         Description   Part of the Original Shore Road Allowance being part of Bank Street, Registered Plan 319, Municipality of Magnetawan, District of Parry Sound, being Part 1 of Plan 42R-16852.   2.         Council Consideration   AND TAKE FURTHER
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Happy Holidays!

Public  Notice – Holiday Season The municipal office will be closed from Monday, December 24, 2012 to Tuesday, January 2, 2013 inclusive. The municipal Landfill Sites will be closed on December 25 & 26, 2012 and January 1, 2013. Merry Christmas and Happy New year! From Council and Staff of the Municipality of Magnetawan.
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Notice of Passing of By-law No. 2012-22

Notice of Passing of By-law No. 2012-22 Pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law No. 2012-22 on the 10 day of October 10, 2012 to amend Zoning By-law No. 2001-26 by rezoning a portion of the lands described as Part of Lots 11 and 12, Concession 8 and Part of Lot 11, Concession 7, in the former Geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, from Tourist Commercial (CT) Zone to the Shoreline Residential (RS) Zone.
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Notice of a Public Meeting – Zoning By-law 2001-26

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Registered Plan 319 lots 2 and 3 Part lot 1 W/S East St. including RP42R11209 Parts 4 and 10 in the geographic Village of Magnetawan now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Environmental Protection (EP) Zone to Village Residential (RV) Zone.
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Notice of a Public Meeting – 4253 (Reich)

FOR A ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT RECEIPT OF COMPLETE APPLICATION TAKE NOTICE that Municipality of Magnetawan has received a complete application to amend Municipal Zoning By-law 2001-26. The application affects lands located on Part of Lots 11 and 12, Concession 8, and Part of Lot 11, Concession 7 in the former geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan (see attached Key Map). The purpose of the application is to rezone a portion of the subject lands from Tourist Commercial (CT) Zone to Shoreline Residential (RS) Zone.
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Public Meeting : Amendment to Zoning By-Law no. 2001-26

Notice of a Public Meeting Amendment to Zoning By-law no. 2001-26   The Municipality has received comments pertaining to the provisions relating to the expansion of Non-Complying Buildings in the Shoreline Residential (RS) Zone.  The proposed amendment is intended to clarify these provisions by eliminating the height restrictions for non-complying buildings as they presently exist in the Zoning By-law, and to define “Reconstruction” to reduce any further confusion.  
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Happy New Year!

As of Jan 3rd 2012! The rink is now open to the public for Hockey & Public Skating!
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Holiday Hours

Magnetawan Municipal Office will be closed: Starting December 26th, 2011 and reopening Jan. 3rd 2012 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULED WED. DEC. 28TH, 2011 AT 7:00PMIS CANCELED
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Appointment of Trustees

                   MAGNETAWAN PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD               APPOINTMENT OF TRUSTEES – TWO VACANCIES Municipal Council invites application from residents who would like to become involved in municipal government by volunteering to serve on the Magnetawan Public Library Board.
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Notice of a Public Meeting for the Official Plan & Zoning

Notice of a Public Meeting for the Municipality of Magnetawan  Official Plan and Zoning By-law Update PERSUANT TO SECTION 34 OF THE PLANNING ACT, R.S.O. 1990 TAKE NOTICE that the Council for the Municipality of Magnetawan is in the process of updating the Official Plan and Zoning By-law for the Municipality.  The Official Plan establishes guidelines for the future development of the Municipality.  The Zoning By-law establishes regulations that control the use of land throughout the Municipality.
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East Ferris Muncipality

East Ferris Funders’ Forum: Dedicated to meeting the needs of rural businesses, industry, home-based business, and non-profit organizations, this event will provide you with relevant information about funding programs and support services. In addition, you will receive strategies and tips about preparing effective applications, learn about opportunities and challenges surrounding rural economic development, and an opportunity to foster new relationships at the mini-trade show and networking lunch.   See Attached document for further details: Attention Business Owners & Non-Profit Organizations The Municipality of East Ferris is pleased to announce a Funders’ Forum dedicated to meet the needs of rural businesses and organizations. If you operate
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Notice of Passing of By-law No. 2011-34

Notice of Passing of By-law No. 2011-34Pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law No. 2011-34 on August 24, 2011 to amend Zoning By-law No. 2001-26 by rezoning the lands described as Part of Lots 4 and 5 in Concession 1 and 2, in the former Geographic Township of Croft, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, from Rural Zone to Shoreline Residential Zone.
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BY-LAW NO. 2011-34

BY-LAW NO. 2011-34 Being a By-law to amend By-law No. 2001-26, as amended, the Zoning By-law for the Municipality of Magnetawan with respect to lands located in Part Lots 4 and 5 in Concession 1 and 2, the former Geographic Township of Croft, in the Municipality of Magnetawan. See Attached PDF
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2010 Budget Amendment

2010 BUDGET AMENDMENT The Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan will be having a 2010 budget amendment December 16, 2010. Notice is required. The Council intends to move an amount projected to be surplus funds in 2010 into Reserves. These projected surplus funds are from Operating Expenditures that have not been fully expended throughout 2010 and will be transferred into a General Working Reserve Fund for future Municipal Operations. If you have any questions or comments, please notify; Mark Urbanski, C.A.O. Clerk  1-705-387-3947cao@magnetawan.com
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Notice of Meeting – Re: Official Plan Update

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGMUNICIPALITY OF MAGNETAWANOFFICIAL PLAN UPDATE The Ontario Planning Act, Section 26, requires that every five years Council consider the need to update the Official Plan for the Municipality.  Prior to updating the Official Plan Council is required to hold a Special Public Meeting.  This meeting will be held: WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 2010, 6:00 PMMAGNETAWAN COMMUNITY CENTRE 4304 Hwy. # 520, P.O. Box 70, MAGNETAWAN, ONTARIO The purpose of this meeting is to encourage residents, property owners and business operators in the Municipality to provide comments to Council regarding the issues that should be considered in an Official Plan update.  The meeting will
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Notice of Hearing June 28th

Municipality of MagnetawanCommittee of AdjustmentNotice of HearingApplication for Minor VariancePart of Lot 18, Concession 8 (Chapman),Vince and Jen Tournour Please be advised that the Committee of Adjustment for the Municipality of Magnetawan will be holding a public hearing to consider an application for Minor Variance to By-law 2001-26, the comprehensive Zoning By-law for the Municipality of Magnetawan on: Date:    Monday June 28, 2010Time:    6:30 p.m.Location: Magnetawan Community Centre, 4304 Hwy. # 520 Purpose of the ApplicationThe application requests a variance to Section 3.1 of the By-law that would permit the construction of an accessory building on a lot prior to the establishment of a principle
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Garage Tender Opening

12:00 noon Monday April 12th, 2010 Tender Opening   Garage / Workshop   Municipal Engineer AECOM present   Further information please contact: Mark Urbanski CAO / Clerk
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Happy New Year !!

Happy New Year !! Best wishes for 2010. NEXT REGULAR MEETING OF MAGNETAWAN COUNCIL Wednesday JANUARY 13th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Magnetawan Community Centre.
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Zoning By-law Amendment

Notice of Passing of By-law No. 2010- 06 Pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.     Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan passed By-law No. 2010-06 on the 10th day of February, 2010.   Purpose of the By-law to amend Zoning By-law No. 2001-26 by rezoning the lands described as Part of Lot 26, Concession 9, in the former Geographic Township of Chapman, now in the Municipality of Magnetawan, from the General Industrial (M1) Zone to the General Industrial Exception One (M1-1) Zone.   And Take Notice that any person or agency may appeal
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CAO / Clerk Appointment

The Corporation of the Municipality of Magnetawan The Municipal Council of Magnetawan would like to officially welcome their new CAO / Clerk, Mark Urbanski to the Municipality. Urbanski started on June 30th, 2009 on an employment contract, to help fill a void within the Administrative Office. Mr. Urbanski was subsequently appointed under the Municipal Act as Chief Administrative Officer and Municipal Clerk on July 14th, 2009 by a unanimous decision of Council. Just recently Mr. Urbanski has moved into the area and is happy to be back in Northern Ontario. “It has been a great fit since we were moving back North anyways to get
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