Living in Lambton Shores Weekly Newsletter 2015 04 08

Posted On Wednesday April 08, 2015

A weekly Update on the Municipal Events in your Community

Request for Proposals
1.  Engineering Services for Watermain and Road Reconstruction on King Street,East, Forest
2.  Grand Bend & Port Franks Harbours Navigable Channel Depth Program

The closing date for submissions is 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Northville Community Services Office, 9575 Port Franks Road, Thedford, Ontario N0M 2N0. Proposals will be opened in public immediately following the closing.

Those interested may obtain the proposal documents for the above request for proposals online at

The Municipality of Lambton shores reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals.  Lowest price will not necessarily be accepted as outlined in the evaluation criteria.

Brent Kittmer, Director of Community Services, 519-243-1400

LEAF PICKUP PROGRAM Spring Program 2015
Leaves can be bagged for pickup by the Community Services Department. This program is in effect April 13 – May 29, 2015, and is as follows:

1. All leaves must be bagged in BROWN PAPER BAGS.  
    Clear bags will NOT be accepted.
2. Only leaves will be picked up; not garbage or brush please.
3. All bags must be placed at the curb for pickup.
4. Leaves will be picked up sometime during the week as time & quantity dictates.
5. If your leaves are missed please call 519-243-1400, toll free
    1-866-943-1400 and pickup will be arranged.

The Lambton Shores Compost Site will be opening Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 9:00am for the 2015 season.

Hours of operation will be Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9:00am – 2:00pm.

The site is located at 7550 Brush Road adjacent to the Forest Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Leaves and brush material will be accepted. Stumps will not be accepted. Brush and wood must be bundled and no longer than 4 feet in length.

Ratepayers (no businesses) of the Municipality of Lambton Shores can pick up compost and wood chips.

Controlled Burn
Lambton Shores will be carrying out a controlled burn at the Grand Bend Klondyke Sports Park starting March 30th for an anticipated duration of 2 weeks.  

If you have any questions please call the Community Services Department at 519-243-1400 or toll free 1-866-943-1400.

By-law Enforcement Summer Seasonal Employment 
The Municipality of Lambton Shores will require full and part time seasonal by-law enforcement officers. Work will involve day, night and weekend shifts, and successful applicants will be required to provide a current driver’s license, and criminal records check with vulnerable sector check.

Applications are not limited to students, and additional details will be available by April 2nd on the municipal website:

All interested persons are requested to either email or mail a resume with attached cover letter no later than April 17, 2015     

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