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Bulky Item Collection 1:21:01 PMBulky Item Collection<p>​Available June to September.</p><p>Call <strong>1-800-263-3199</strong>. Maximum of five items per scheduled collection. Material must be at the curb by 7a.m. on your scheduled bulky collection day. Payment and a list of items to be collected are required at the time of booking. Appointments must be booked in advance. This services is subject to availability, book early to avoid disappointment.</p>
Victoria Day Waste Collection 1:09:00 PMVictoria Day Waste Collection<p>​There will be NO CHANGE to your garbage, organics, and recycling collection day. Have materials at the curb by 7 a.m. on your regular day to ensure collection. </p><p><strong>Reminder: Double-up days have been discontinued.</strong><br><br> <strong>WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES HOURS</strong><br><br> All County waste management facilities will be CLOSED Monday, May 21 except<br>Site 8 (Matchedash).<br><br> Does not apply to residents of Barrie and Orillia.</p>
NEW Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Depot at the Tosorontio Landfill in 2018!!.aspx5/3/2018 4:39:14 PMNEW Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Depot at the Tosorontio Landfill in 2018!<h1>To Serve You Better</h1><p>The Corporation of the County of Simcoe is excited to announce that approval has been granted through the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) to construct a brand <strong>new HHW Depot at the Tosorontio Landfill Site located at 6815 Concession Road 4, Township of Adjala-Tosorontio</strong>.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The HHW Depot will accept household hazardous waste from Simcoe County residents and small quantity generators of IC&I waste. Typical items we will accept include paint, batteries, light bulbs, automotive fluids such as oil, and antifreeze. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The HHW depot will feature a drive-thru customer drop off, office building, and a state of the art transfer and storage building which will allow HHW material to be sorted, repacked and bulked into containers ready to ship off site weekly for further processing, recycling and/or final disposal.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The County has four other successful HHW depots, making this the fifth depot to better service the southern residents of Simcoe County.</p>
Spring Bi-weekly Yard Waste Collection 2:26:22 PMSpring Bi-weekly Yard Waste Collection<p>Place your materials at curbside by 7 a.m. on Monday of your collection week. <br>To determine your yard waste collection week <a href="/SolidWasteManagement/Pages/schedules.aspx">click here</a>.​</p><p>Collection may not coincide with your garbage day. Utilize paper yard waste bags, cardboard boxes, compostable bags or open ended rigid containers.</p><p>Plastic bags are not permitted. Brush must be contained as above or bundled securely with string, be no larger than 2 meters in length and 30 centimeters in diameter. The County reserves the right to limit quantities. Leaf and yard waste may also be taken to County waste management facilities during regular operating hours at no charge.</p><p>For more information please contact Customer Service at <a title="Contact us" href=""></a>, 705-735-6901, or 1-800-263-3199.</p>
Notice for Surplus of Lands 4:27:53 PMNotice for Surplus of Lands<p>IN THE MATTER OF the proposed sale of the following property:<br> <br>Part of PIN 58100-0041, being Part of Lot 5, Concession 10, (Innisfil), as in IN39273, in the City of Barrie, save and except approximately 0.44 hectares to be retained for the potential future use as a paramedics post.<br> <br>NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of The Corporation of the County of Simcoe intends to pass a by-law authorizing the sale of the above-noted lands after publication of this Notice, as required by the County’s current Policy for the Acquisition or Disposition of Real Property.<br> <br>On June 27, 2017, the proposed by-law will come before County Council at its regular meeting commencing at 9:00 a.m. Any person who wishes to comment on the sale should submit comments in writing to the undersigned by June 26, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.<br> <br>DATED at Midhurst, Ontario, this 13th day of June, 2017.<br>  <br>John Daly, County Clerk<br>The Corporation of the County of Simcoe<br>Administration Centre<br>1110 Highway 26<br>Midhurst, Ontario L9X 1N6​</p>
NOTICE OF STATUTORY PUBLIC MEETING 7:55:54 PMNOTICE OF STATUTORY PUBLIC MEETING<p style="text-align:center;"> <strong><font size="3">NOTICE OF STATUTORY PUBLIC MEETING</font></strong></p><div style="text-align:center;"><strong><font size="3"><p>CONCERNING PROPOSED COUNTY OFFICIAL PLAN AMENDMENT </p> </font><font size="3"><p>for </p> <p>Part Lot 2, Concession 1, 2976 Horseshoe Valley Road West (County Road 22) Township of Springwater, County of Simcoe </p> </font></strong><font size="3"></font></div><p style="text-align:center;"><font size="3"><strong>TAKE NOTICE </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">that County Council for the County of Simcoe will hold a Public Meeting to consider a proposed amendment to the County of Simcoe Official Plan, pursuant to Section 17 of the </font></font><em><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">Planning Act</font></font></em><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, as amended. </font></font></p><div style="text-align:center;"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> </font></font><strong><font size="3"><p>Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. </p> </font></strong><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><p>County of Simcoe Council Chambers, Administration Centre, 1110 Highway 26, Midhurst, Ontario </p> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font></div><p style="text-align:center;"><font size="3"><strong>Project: </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">Environmental Resource Recovery Centre (ERRC) </font></font></p><div style="text-align:center;"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> <p>County File No. SC-OPA-1602 </p> <p>Related Township of Springwater File No. OP-2016-005 & ZB-2016-021 </p> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font></div><p><font size="3"><strong>THE PURPOSE </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">of the County initiated amendment is to modify Schedule 5.6.1 of the County Official Plan by renaming the schedule from ‘County Waste Disposal Sites’ to ‘County Waste Management System’, adding ‘Environmental Resource Recovery Centre’ to the map legend and adding a symbol for ‘Environmental Resource Recovery Centre’ to the Schedule on a portion of the subject lands. The proposed amendment will also add a new site specific section of text after Section 4.9.17 detailing the permitted uses and associated development parameters on the site. </font></font></p><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font><p><font size="3"><strong>THE EFFECT </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">of the amendment is to facilitate the development of an Environmental Resource Recovery Centre that includes an Organics Processing Facility for the long-term processing of source-separated organics, a Materials Management Facility for the transfer of garbage, recyclables and source-separated organics, a potential future Materials Recovery Facility, and ancillary uses. </font></font></p><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font><p><font size="3"><strong>ANY PERSON OR PUBLIC BODY </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">may attend the Public Meeting and make written and/or verbal representation either in support of, or in opposition to the proposed Official Plan Amendment. If any person or public body wishes to register their intent to make verbal representation at the public meeting, written notice should be provided to the County Clerk. </font></font></p><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> <p>The approval authority for County of Simcoe Official Plan amendments is the Ministry of Municipal Affairs. </p> <p>If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the County of Simcoe before the proposed Official Plan Amendment is adopted, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing to the Ontario Municipal Board. </p> <p>If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the County of Simcoe before the proposed Official Plan Amendment 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. </p> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font><p><font size="3"><strong>NOTICE OF ADOPTION OR REFUSAL </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">If you wish to be notified of the adoption of the proposed Official Plan Amendment, or of the refusal of a request to amend the official plan, you must make a written request to the Clerk’s Department, County of Simcoe, Administration Centre, 1110 Highway 26, Midhurst, Ontario, L9N 1X6 </font></font></p><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> <strong></strong><p><strong>ADDITIONAL INFORMATION </strong>relating to the proposed Official Plan Amendment is available for viewing at the County of Simcoe Customer Service desk located in the County of Simcoe Administration Centre during normal business hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday) or on the County of Simcoe website at For information related to the Environmental Resource Recovery Centre, visit Further inquiries can be made by email at or by phone at (705) 726-9300. </p> </font></font><strong><font size="3"></font></strong><font size="3"></font><p><font size="3"><strong>DATED </strong></font><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3">at Midhurst this 13th day of April, 2017. </font></font></p><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"><font face="Arial,Arial" size="3"> <p>John Daly, County Clerk </p> <p>County of Simcoe Administration Centre </p> <p>1110 Highway 26, Midhurst, ON L9N 1X6 </p> <p>(705) 726-9300 Ext. 1246 - Fax (705) 725-1285 </p> <p> </p> </font></font><strong><font size="3"><p>KEY MAP </p><p><img src="/Planning/PublishingImages/Notice%20of%20Public%20Meeting%20County%20OPA%20SC-OPA-1602%20ERRC%20(002).bmp" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p></font></strong>
Request for Donation - Forestry Interpretive Building 4:28:52 PMRequest for Donation - Forestry Interpretive Building<p style="text-align:justify;">The County of Simcoe is actively seeking product donations of windows, doors and steel roofing to help construct a Forestry Interpretive Building on the Simcoe County Museum grounds.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">This Forestry Interpretive Building will enhance public awareness and understanding about our local forest history including the key role that the County Forest has played in restoring our environmental health. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Appropriate recognition will be given to all sponsors.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Any person(s) or businesses interested in supporting this project should contact the Simcoe County Museum, <a href=""></a> or 705-728-3721. </p>
Request for Sponsorship - Annual Warden's Gala 1:57:59 PMRequest for Sponsorship - Annual Warden's Gala<span lang="EN">The County of Simcoe is actively seeking sponsorship for the Annual Warden’s Gala Dinner benefiting the United Way Greater Simcoe County. By supporting the United Way, you are investing in your community and helping those most in need. <br><br></span><span lang="EN">Any person(s) or businesses interested in becoming a sponsor for this event, please visit </span><a href=""></a> for more sponsorship opportunities. Thank you to all.