Notice to Close Unopened Road Allowance and Intent to Deem City Owned Lands Surplus

The purpose of this notice is to notify the public that the City will be closing the unopened road allowance (Sultana Avenue) and declaring a portion of the lands surplus in addition to Lots 5 and 6 on Plan M106. The By-law will be placed on the Council Agenda for consideration on January 15th, 2019.

The subject land is described as being Part 1 of Sultana Avenue, Plans M-1 and M-106, Part of 42179-0439 (LT), which is approximately 0.092 ha in size. Lands also to be deemed as surplus are Lots 5 (PIN 42179-0433) and 6 (PIN 42179-0431) on Plan M106 (refer to sketch).

Notice of Close Unopened Road Allowance and Deem Lands Surplus

The above-mentioned lots are proposed to be sold and consolidated with abutting lands for residential development.

Inquiries and submissions can be made to Devon McCloskey, City Planner, at 807-467-2059, by email at, or at the address below.

Information about the application is also available to the public, by appointment, during regular office hours at the City of Kenora, Planning Department, 2nd Floor, 60 Fourteenth Street North, Kenora, Ontario, P9N 4M9

Dated at the City of Kenora this 3rd day of January, 2019.

Water and Wastewater Rate Increase Effective January 2019

To All Consumers of City of Kenora Water and Wastewater Services

Please be advised that effective January 1, 2019, City of Kenora water and wastewater rates will increase by 5.5% for all residential and commercial consumers. The water cost will be set at $1.51 per cubic meter or per 1000 litres. This rate together with the fixed cost and wastewater cost will change an average monthly bill for residential consumption (based on an average of 15 cubic meters of water) from $127.22 to $134.26. This increase will allow the City to continue to replace existing assets, begin to address the infrastructure deficit, and improve revenue stability.

Consumers may direct questions about billing or the rate change to a Customer Service Representative at City Hall 467-2000.