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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

OntarioThe Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Bancroft District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety is in effect in the District until Wednesday, April 08, 2020.
Residents in Bancroft District should note there are increasingly high flows through water control structures to keep water levels within targets for this time of year. These flows are being managed to mitigate, as much as possible, the impacts from the expected...

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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

The Ministry of Natural Resources has declared a Restricted Fire Zone, therefore the Township of North Kawartha enacted a Burn Ban.
No outdoor fires, this includes all burning, including grass, debris and campfires, even when using an outdoor fire grate, fire place or fire pit.
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, April 2, 2020:  Ontario Reducing Risk of Fire in the Province; Supporting emergency responders by restricting all outdoor fires in Ontario’s...

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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

Otonabee_Conservation_logoThis message is an update to the FLOOD WARNING issued earlier for the Tri-Lakes (Buckhorn Lake, Chemong Lake, Pigeon Lake), Lower Buckhorn Lake and Deer Bay, Lovesick Lake, Stony Lake, Clear Lake and Katchewanooka Lake, the Otonabee River, Rice Lake and the Trent River to Hastings.
Weather Forecast: As of Friday April 03rd, there is no significant rainfall expected during the next 4 days for both the Haliburton Lakes / Reservoir Lakes and Kawartha Lakes regions.
Kawartha...

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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

The Ministry of Natural Resources has declared a Restricted Fire Zone, therefore the Township of North Kawartha enacted a Burn Ban.
News Bulletin: Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, April 2, 2020 - Ontario Reducing Risk of Fire in the Province; Supporting emergency responders by restricting all outdoor fires in Ontario's fire region during COVID-19 outbreak (link below)
No outdoor fires, this includes all burning, including grass, debris and campfires, even...

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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

Council Meetings
The Township of North Kawartha Council Chambers is temporarily closed to help stop the spread of COVID-19. In-person Council meetings have been cancelled. Township Council meetings will be held electronically until further notice. For more information about service disruptions, please visit our  COVID-19 webpage . 
Meetings are being held electronically pursuant to Bill 187 Municipal Emergency Act , 2020. Meetings are recorded...

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