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2018 ROMA Conference Draws Rural Leaders

Focus on Rural Municipal Priorities and Needs Media Release Kenora, ON  – Mayor Dave Canfield and Councillors Louis Roussin and Rory McMillan joined more than 1,000 rural municipal officials from across the province at the 2018 Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) Conference in Toronto from January 21 to 23. The conference is a key opportunity […]

Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment D14-17-07

Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment to Comprehensive Zoning By-Law No. 101-2015 Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, s. 34 Notice is hereby given, that the Council of the City of Kenora passed By-Law No. 4-2018 at their Regular Meeting held Tuesday, January 16th, 2018, thereby giving approval to a Zoning By-law Amendment. Notice […]

Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment D14-17-06

Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment to Comprehensive Zoning By-Law No. 101-2015 Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, s. 34 Notice is hereby given, that the Council of the City of Kenora passed By-Law No. 3-2018 at their Regular Meeting held Tuesday, January 16th, 2018, thereby giving approval to a Zoning By-law Amendment. Notice […]

Possible Traffic Delays

Please be advised over the next several weeks, Uni-Jet Industrial Pipe Services will be conducting flushing and inspection of the wastewater system at various locations in the City of Kenora, as shown on the map below. While the work is being performed, there may be short traffic delays, particularly in the Valley Drive area where […]

Council Approves Kenora Hydro Merger with Thunder Bay Hydro

Council Approves Kenora Hydro Merger with Thunder Bay Hydro Council, as sole Shareholder of Kenora Hydro, approved the merger of Kenora Hydro and Thunder Bay Hydro today at their regular meeting of Council. In the last few years Kenora Hydro has had some significant challenges and as a result the Kenora Hydro Board conducted a […]

Next PD Day Come to the Kenora Recreation Centre

PD Day Activities The next PD day is Friday January 26, 2018.  Keep the kids busy at the Kenora Recreation Centre with special swims and skates, or sign up for Awesome Adventure Day Camp.  

Keeping Dogs on Leash

The City of Kenora reminds residents that dogs must be kept on leash at all times on City property (parks, playgrounds, beaches, or trails), including Coney Island. If a dog is running at large, City of Kenora By-law enforcement officers may pick up and take the dog to the pound OR issue a fine as […]

2018 Interim Tax Bills

Notice to Tax Payers of the City of Kenora 2018 Interim Tax Bills have been sent by mail as of Thursday, January 11, 2018 for all City of Kenora property owners. Due date for payment is February 23, 2018. Payments may be made in person at City Hall, by mail, through your personal telephone banking, […]

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Norman/Keewatin Boil Water Advisory

Effective at 12:01 a.m., December 31st, 2017 all of Norman and Keewatin will be on a boil water advisory. All water from taps should be boiled for at least one minute if it is used for human consumption. This advisory shall remain in effect until further notice. Please see https://www.nwhu.on.ca/search/results.aspx?k=Boil Water Advisories/Orders  for instructions on […]

Water Rate Increase

Please be advised that effective January 1, 2018, City of Kenora water and wastewater rates will increase by 8% for all residential and commercial consumers. The water cost will be set at $1.43 per cubic meter or per 1000 litres. This rate together with the fixed cost and wastewater cost will change an average monthly […]

Public Notification of Seventh Avenue South Bridge Works

Public Notification of Seventh Avenue South Bridge Works December 7, 2017                                                                      File No. 16-0259-003 TO: Local Residents RE: Replacement of the Seventh […]