The Transportation Services Division maintains Township roads. This does not include the unopened and unmaintained road allowances throughout the Township.
The Township's roads crew operate out of two Works Yards - one on Line 7 North at the 15/16th Sideroad and the second in Moonstone on County Road 19.
Reduced Load Restrictions in Effect
A reminder that as per By-law 2011-014, Reduced Load (Half-Load) Restrictions are in effect on Township roads from March 1st through April 30th. Line 7 North, between Highway 11 and Bass Lake Sideroad, is exempt from the provisions of the By-law.
To aid in the snow removal operations, the Township Traffic By-Law No. 2012-168 prohibits the parking of vehicles on all Township roads at any time, in a manner that interferes with winter road maintenance, from October 15th to April 30th. Vehicles interfering with winter road maintenance may be ticketed and/or towed.
Rural property owners are reminded that Canada Post has guidelines for the installation of mail boxes to avoid damage as a result of snow removal operations. For more information, contact your local postal outlet.
All new road access points for laneways or driveways require an entrance permit. The application form and fee are submitted to the Township Administration Office for approval.
All new roads and works must be constructed to Township Engineering Standards. Copies of these standards are available for a fee from the Township Administration Office.