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2020 ROMA Conference Draws Rural Leaders

ROMA Conference Focuses on Rural Municipal Challenges and Opportunities City of Kenora Mayor Daniel Reynard, Councillor Andrew Poirier and Councillor Kirsi Ralko will join more than 1,000 rural municipal officials from across the province at the 2020 Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) Conference in Toronto from January 19 to 21. Coming mid-way through the provincial […]

Notice to Tax Payers of the City of Kenora

2020 Interim Tax Bills have been sent by mail as of Friday, January 10, 2020 for all City of Kenora property owners. Due date for payment is February 20, 2020. Payments may be made in person at City Hall, by mail, through your personal telephone banking, or on-line banking service. Please allow 3-5 business days […]

Snow Removal Valley Drive January 15 and 16, 2020

Public Notice Please be advised snow removal will take place along Valley Drive on Wednesday, January 15 and Thursday, January 16. Signs will be posted to indicate ‘No Parking’ zones in the snow removal area. Vehicles parked in a signed snow removal zone may be ticketed and/or towed at the owner’s expense. Traffic may be […]

Snow Removal Second Street South January 14, 2020

Public Notice Please be advised snow removal will take place along Second Street South on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. Signs will be posted on January 13 to indicate ‘No Parking’ zones in the snow removal area. Vehicles parked in a signed snow removal zone may be ticketed and/or towed at the owner’s expense. Traffic may […]

Traffic Delays on Homestake Road and Transmitter Road January 8, 2020

Ditch Brushing Works Please be advised the City of Kenora Roads crew will be carrying out ditch brushing on Homestake Road and Transmitter Road beginning January 8, 2020. Traffic delays can be expected. Traffic will be controlled by flag persons. When approaching the working equipment, motorists are asked to be cautious, watch for flying debris, […]

Main Street Christmas Tree Removal January 10, 2020

Temporary Road Closure Please be advised a portion of Main Street South (between Second and Third Street South) will be reduced to one lane or completely closed at times to allow for the removal of the Christmas tree on Friday, January 10, 2020. Synergy North will be working with City of Kenora to remove the […]

Update from All Nations Hospital (ANH) Steering Committee

Important Update from the All Nations Hospital (ANH) Steering Committee The All Nations Hospital project is now entering the community consultation phase. A Community Consultation Kick-off session will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at Seven Generations Education Institute and everyone is welcome and encouraged to join the conversation. The Steering […]

Water and Wastewater Rates January 2020

To All Consumers of City of Kenora Water and Wastewater Services Please be advised that effective January 1, 2020, 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 $1.59 per cubic meter or per 1,000 litres. This rate together with […]

All Nations Health Partners to become an Ontario Health Team

Ontario Health Team Announcement December 4, 2019 All Nations Health Partners to become an Ontario Health Team The All Nations Health Partners (ANHP) have been selected to become one of the first Ontario Health Teams, as announced in Kenora on December 4th by the Hon. Greg Rickford, on behalf of the Ministry of Health. The […]

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment, File Number D14-19-13

Corporation of the City Of Kenora Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment, File Number D14-19-13 Planning Act, R.S.O 1990, c.P13, s. 34 Take Notice that Council of the Corporation of the City of Kenora will hold a Statutory Public Meeting, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, to consider […]

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment, File Number D14-19-11

Corporation of the City Of Kenora Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment, File Number D14-19-11 Planning Act, R.S.O 1990, c.P13, s. 34 Take Notice that Council of the Corporation of the City of Kenora will hold a Statutory Public Meeting, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, to consider […]

Fire Safety Over the Holidays Cooking, Smoking, and Alcohol – A Dangerous Mix

With the holiday season upon us, we are entering one of the most festive times of the year. But it can also be a deadly time of the year. City of Kenora Fire and Emergency Services urges everyone to include fire safety in all holiday celebrations. This includes paying special attention when cooking during the […]

Important Update from the All Nations Hospital (ANH) Steering Committee December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019 Media Release Important Update from the All Nations Hospital (ANH) Steering Committee The All Nations Hospital project is now entering the community engagement phase of the project. Lake of the Woods District Hospital (LWDH) and Kenora Chiefs Advisory (KCA) have each hired a Community Engagement Project Planner (CEPP). We are pleased to […]

Notice of Decision for Official Plan Amendment D09-19-03 and Zoning By-law Amendment D14-19-09

Corporation of the City of Kenora Notice of Decision for an Official Plan Amendment, File No. D09-19-03 and a Zoning By-law Amendment, File No. D14-19-09, Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, s. 17 and 34 TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the City of Kenora passed By-law No. 171-2019 at a meeting on Tuesday, November 19th, […]

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment D14-19-12

The Corporation of the City Of Kenora Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting for a Zoning By-law Amendment, File Number D14-19-12 Planning Act, R.S.O 1990, c.P13, s. 34 Take Notice that Council of the Corporation of the City of Kenora will hold a Statutory Public Meeting, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, to […]