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Update on Childcare Transfer in Sioux Lookout

Posted on Tuesday, November 09, 2021 07:30 AM

Sioux Lookout, ON – The Municipality of Sioux Lookout wishes to update the public on the transfer of Municipal childcare services, as provided through the Biidaaban and Sioux Mountain childcare centres, to the Kenora District Services Board (“KDSB”).

As announced on September 17, 2021, the Municipality informed the public that it had entered into a “Transfer Agreement” with the KDSB wherein the KDSB would assume responsibility for the two Municipally-run Child Care centres on January 1, 2022.

November Boards, Committees, and Commission Meetings

Posted on Wednesday, November 03, 2021 11:00 AM

Please be advised that due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Municipality of Sioux Lookout will be holding the following meetings electronically: 

Meeting Date and Time

Meeting Type and Contact

Thursday, November 4, 2021
at 5:00 p.m.

The Environment Committee Meeting

Contact:  Jody Brinkman at cbo@siouxlookout.ca   

Monday, November 22, 2021
at 5:00 p.m.

 

The Municipal Committee on

Truth & Reconciliation Meeting

Contact: Tiffany Thompson at ea@siouxlookout.ca

Treaties Recognition Week in Sioux Lookout

Posted on Tuesday, November 02, 2021 08:00 AM

Sioux Lookout, ON – It is Treaties Recognition Week in Ontario, a week where we are all encouraged to learn about the Treaties in place across our region – and across Canada.

“For the Municipality, beginning each Council meeting with an acknowledgment that we are located on the lands of the Treaty 3 territory is a key way that we recognize Treaties on an ongoing basis,” explained Mayor Doug Lawrance. “We also have the honour of servicing many communities in Treaties 5 and 9, the Nishnawbe-Aski...

Submissions for 2022 Budget

Posted on Friday, October 29, 2021 05:30 AM

The Municipality of Sioux Lookout is now accepting written donation requests from organizations for the 2022 budget year.  If you are interested in submitting a request, please complete an Application form which can be obtained from the Municipal website: http://bit.ly/SLKTdonationReq or the document can be picked up at the Municipal Office, 25 Fifth Avenue, Customer Service Desk.

Deadline for submitting a request is Tuesday, November 30th, 2021  @ Noon

For further information or...

Council Brief - October 20, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:00 AM

The following is a summary of the proceedings of the Statutory Public Meeting and Regular Council Meeting held Wednesday, October 20th, 2021:

  • At the Statutory Public Meeting: Council received a Planning Report respecting a Zoning By-law Amendment No. Z08-2021. Council passed By-Law No. 97-21, Being a By-law to amend By-law No. 85-18, A Comprehensive Zoning By-law for The Corporation of the Municipality of Sioux Lookout, as amended (89 Voyageurs North Road East) at their Regular Council Meeting.
  • Council...

Notice of Passing of By-law No. 103-21, Being a By-law to Dissolve Ward 1 (Hudson) and to Provide for an Electoral System Consisting of Six "At Large" Councillors and One Mayor

Posted on Friday, October 22, 2021 12:00 PM

NOTICE OF PASSING OF BY-LAW NO. 103-21,
BEING A BY-LAW TO DISSOLVE WARD 1 (HUDSON)
AND TO PROVIDE FOR AN ELECTORAL SYSTEM CONSISTING OF SIX “AT-LARGE” COUNCILLORS AND ONE MAYOR

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of The Corporation of the Municipality of Sioux Lookout adopted By-law No. 103-21, Being a By-law to Dissolve Ward 1 (Hudson) and to Provide for an Electoral System Consisting of Six “At-Large” Councillors and One Mayor, at its Regular Meeting held on October 20, 2021.

Pursuant to Section 222(3) of...

Proclamation - National Waste Reduction Week

Posted on Thursday, October 14, 2021 03:30 AM

Proclamation
National Waste Reduction Week in Canada
October 18 – 24, 2021

WHEREAS           as a Municipality, we are committed to conserving resources, protecting the environment and educating the community; and

WHEREAS           the generation of solid waste and the needless waste of water and energy resources are   recognized as global environmental problems; and

WHERE AS          Municipal governments...

Community Appointee Required for Municipal Accommodation Tax Committee

Posted on Tuesday, October 05, 2021 10:00 AM

The Sioux Lookout Municipal Accommodation Tax Committee:
Community Appointee Required

Would you like to help steer the future of tourism in Sioux Lookout and influence the funding of local tourism projects? Here is your chance!

The Municipality of Sioux Lookout is set to appoint a Committee to determine which tourism-related projects to fund with the 50% of the Municipal Accommodation Tax that is collected annually. The Municipality is required, by law, to spend 50% of the funds collected on projects...

October Boards, Committees, and Commission Meetings

Posted on Tuesday, October 05, 2021 05:45 AM

Please be advised that due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Municipality of Sioux Lookout will be holding the following meetings electronically: 

Meeting Date and Time

Meeting Type and Contact

Thursday, October 7, 2021
at 5:00 p.m.

The Environment Committee Meeting

Contact:  Silvia Jakobs at devadmin@siouxlookout.ca  

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
at 5:00 p.m.

 

The Committee of Adjustment Meeting
Notice of Public Hearing Application
for Consent C06-2021 (Simpson) Mill...

Proclamation - Seniors Isolation Prevention Month

Posted on Monday, October 04, 2021 09:45 AM

 

WHEREAS

RTOERO District 35 Dryden recognizes October as Seniors Isolation Prevention month; and

 

 

WHEREAS

Seniors have contributed, and continue to contribute to the life and vibrancy of our community; and

 

 

WHEREAS

Seniors continue to serve as leaders, mentors, volunteers, and important and active members of our community; and

 

 

WHEREAS

Seniors’ contributions past and present warrant appreciation and recognition, and their stories deserve to be told; and