Council Matters Update – July 13, 2021

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At the Council meeting on July 13, 2021, Council:

  • Held a Public Meeting under the Drainage Act regarding New Access Culverts over 4th Concession Road Drain.
  • Awarded the 2021 East Marsh Drainage Scheme Breakwall maintenance contract to Cobby Marine (1985) Inc. for a total cost not to exceed $100,000 (including applicable taxes) and awarded the 2021 (Phase 2) Marentette Drainage Scheme Breakwall Repairs contract to Cobby Marine (1985) Inc. for a total cost not to exceed $100,000.
  • Approved the purchase of one 2021 524P John Deere Articulating Wheel Loader in the amount of $238,524 (plus HST) from Brandt Tractor Ltd.
  • Passed a resolution regarding Joint and Several Liability and Insurance Costs.
  • Authorized the use of a portion of the Pedestrian Pier for the purpose of the operation of a food vehicle operating as Twisted Sistaz from July 16, 2021 to September 30, 2021.
  • Approved a by-law to borrow funds for municipal capital drainage work performed on the Gorrell and Goslin Drains.
  • Amended the by-law to impose fees and charges by the Corporation of the Municipality of Leamington to add sign permit fees and water service fees as outlined below:

Schedule O – By-law Enforcement Fees        

Menu Display Board      $80.00

Menu Order Board         $80.00

Projecting Sign               $80.00

Schedule L – Water Services Fees

Water Meter Tampering Fee (3-hour minimum per incident)           

Water Meter Tampering Fee (per hour charge exceeding 3-hour minimum, not prorated)                                                    $150.00

After-hours Reconnection Fee                                                         

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