NOTICE is hereby given to all persons in possession of any land or a lot in a registered plan of subdivision or on any lot not exceeding ten acres, in accordance with the Weed Control Act, Statutes of Ontario, 1990, Chapter W.5, Sections 3, 13, 16, 18 and 23, that unless noxious weeds growing on their lands within the Municipality of Dutton Dunwich and the Municipality of West Elgin are destroyed by June 15, 2018 and throughout the season, the municipality may enter upon the said lands and have the weeds destroyed, charging the costs against the land as set out in the Act.
The main purpose of the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990, is to reduce the impact of noxious weeds on the industries of agriculture and horticulture. Primarily this act applies to agricultural and horticultural lands that generate income or other benefits to agriculture; this excludes lawns, gardens and private areas for personal enjoyment and leisure.
Under the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter W.5 Sections 3, 16 and 23 that you are requested to destroy all noxious weeds on your property.
In Urban Areas
Sections 3, 13, 16 and 18 do not apply to noxious weeds or weed seeds that are far enough away from any land used for agricultural or horticultural purposes, as they do not interfere with that use.
All properties within the Municipality of Dutton Dunwich and the Municipality of West Elgin are hereby requested to be in compliance with the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990 by the 15th day of June 2018 and throughout the growing season.
Laurie Spence Bannerman, CAO/Clerk Dutton Dunwich
Genevieve Scharback, CAO/Clerk West Elgin
Jeff Lawrence, Weed Inspector (519) 631-1270
The Town of Aylmer, the Municipality of Bayham, the Municipality of Central Elgin, the Municipality of Dutton/Dunwich, the Municipality of West Elgin, the Township of Malahide, and the Township of Southwold are currently seeking interested applicants with accounting, auditing and legal experience, from professionals who are required to adhere to codes or standards of their profession and from individuals with in depth knowledge of the campaign financing rules of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, for appointment to the Elgin Election Joint Compliance Audit Committee.
DEADLINE for submissions is Friday, May 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
Submissions are to be sent directly to:
Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk
Township of Malahide
87 John Street South
Aylmer, ON N5H 2C3
The 2018 Garbage and Recycling Schedule is available by clicking the link below.
Residents of the Villages will be receiving flyers in their Postal Boxes. Any residents who indicated that they do not want Flyers will be required to pick-up Garbage or Recycling Schedules at the municipal office or print their own copies off of the website.
The Municipality of West Elgin Public Works Department would like to remind residents of you can do your part to make our roads safer for all who use them this winter. Click the link below for more information.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Municipality of West Elgin by calling 519-785-0560 or by emailing email@example.com
This a reminder for local residents without a doctor that the West Elgin Community Health Centre (WECHC) in West Lorne and Dutton Medical Centre are accepting new patients.
To learn more about registering as a patient with the WECHC, please click the link. http://wechc.on.ca/primary-health-care/ ,call 519-768-1715 or stop in at the WECHC in person at 158 Main Street, West Lorne.
To learn more about registering as a patient with the Dutton Medical Centre, please visit www.duttondunwich.on.ca to download an application form or call 519-762-0943 for more information.