Reminder: The Municipal Office and ServiceOntario will be closed on Monday, Nov.11 to observe Remembrance Day.
Reminder: The November Tax Installment is due on November 29th, 2019
Final tax bills were mailed out at the beginning of September.
NOTE: Failure to receive a tax notice does not relieve the ratepayer from payment of taxes nor from liability of penalty for late payment. If you do not receive your tax notice, please contact the Municipal Office at 519-785-0560. If property has been sold, please forward the bill to the new owner or notify the Municipal Office of change.
The following methods of tax payments may be utilized:
- Telephone Banking with most Financial Institutions
- Payment at Most Financial Institutions
- Post-dated Cheques
- Counter services at Municpal Office- cash,cheque or debit
- Drop box at 22413 Hoskins Line, Rodney On
Pre-authorized payment forms are available on our website and at the municipal office
New: Want to pay by credit card? Check out https://www.paysimply.ca/ Select the Municipalities heading and search for West Elgin. Select the tax account called:
WEST ELGIN (MUN) - TAXES. Enter your information and your roll number, follow the prompts.
*Please note* Pay Simply charges a percentaged fee.
Please take notice that the Committee of the Whole meeting originally scheduled for November 6, 2019 has been cancelled and a Special Meeting of Council has been called.
The Special Meeting will occur on November 6, 2019 in Municipal Council Chambers at 9:00 a.m.
Elgin County would appreciate your help in shaping their strategic plan for 2020-2022
Fill out the Elgin Strategic Plan Survey by visiting:
Paper copies are also available at the Municipal Office: 22413 Hoskins Line.
Elgin county wants to hear from you!
Responses due by November 21, 2019
The Municipality of West Elgin is holding a Photography Contest!
Submit your best photographs highlighting the beauty of West Elgin for a chance to win one of four prizes valued at $50 in a random draw and have your pictures displayed on our new website. Now is your time to showcase your talent for the whole community to enjoy! Our aim is to share the local talent and highlight the best of what West Elgin has to offer on the new updated website which is scheduled to launched in the upcoming year.
We are asking that the images submitted show the beautiful scenery of West Elgin, local events, attractions, and the day in the life of some of the residents in high resolution. If the photos include someone's likeness you will need their consent, please have them fill out the Photography Consent Form with your submission.
Not every photo will be published, the selection will be up to the discretion of the Municipal staff and Council.
Please submit your pictures digitally along with a completed Photography Release Form and a description of the pictures plus an approximate location via USB dropped off at the Municipal Office, 22413 Hoskins Line, Rodney or via email sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission deadline is: 4:00pm December 20, 2019
Please note: filling out the Photography Release Form and submitting your pictures you will be signing over your rights of the images for West Elgin to use for promotional purposes.
The Municipality will be picking up Leaf and Yard Waste in the Residential Areas of West Lorne and Rodney on
November 4, 2019 & November 5, 2019
November 25, 2019 & November 26, 2019
• Please have Leaves bagged in Paper Yard Waste Material Bags ONLY
• Tie Brush into bundles; the branches must be less than 1 metre (39 inches) in length and each branch less than 10 centimetres (4 inches) in diameter
• All materials must be curbside by 7:00 am on day of pick up.
No Burning of Leaves in Residential Areas
Congratulations to Marion Bencze for signing up for eBilling, cutting down on paper waste, and winning a composter plus a $50 gift card for Home Hardware.