Council Matters – November 23, 2021

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At the Council meeting on November 23, 2021, Council:

  • Approved entering into an agreement with the owner of parcel roll #670-00600 to build the proposed wetland pond, to be incorporated into the Lebo Creek municipal drain and that the $53,000 variance be funded from the Drainage Reserve.
  • Approved a request to submit an application for a Functional Design of County Wide Active Transportation System (CWATS) segment Leam-22 (Cherry Lane to Regatta) and that the Municipality of Leamington would commit to share the costs for the preparation of a Functional Design for CWATS segment LEAM-22 up to $32,400.
  • Accepted the municipal works installed in the Golfwood Lakes Development Phase 2 with the required maintenance period to begin November 1, 2021.
  • Approved the utilization of the services of the Essex Region Conservation Authority in the role of Risk Management Official/Risk Management Inspector for the Municipality of Leamington Source Water Protection Plans in both the Essex Region Source Protection Area and the Thames Sydenham & Region Source Protection Area.
  • Awarded the 2022-2026 Waste Collection Contract to GFL Environmental Inc. (GFL) in the amount of $772,221, plus applicable taxes.
  • Authorized Administration to temporarily suspend applying the Council approved Tampering Charge (as approved in By-law 52-21) until March 1, 2022, unless it is a deliberate act to reconnect the service on a disconnected service due to non-payment and directed Administration to focus on educating the Leamington Water and Sewer customers on the necessity to only permit licensed Municipal Operators to access Municipal Water Services infrastructure.

To receive further information, please refer to the Municipality of Leamington Council Agenda and Minutes at