Public Works

Asset Management and Programs

Funding SourceOfferingTypeNameSource
  • Tax Levy 
  • Development Charges
CoreMandatoryAsset Management and Programs

Provincial 

Council Approved

Governing Legislation, By-laws and Policies
  • Strategic Asset Management Policy
  • Tangible Capital Assets Policy 
  • Infrastructure for Jobs and Prospertiy Act, 2015

Capital Services

Funding SourceDivisional Sub-Services
OfferingTypeNameSource
  • Tax Levy 
  • Development Charges 
  • User Fees
DiscretionaryAncillaryPermitting and RequestsCouncil Approved
MandatoryCore Utility Maintenance Provincial
EssentialCoreCapital Programs and ProjectsCouncil Approved
MandatoryCoreSidewalk Maintenance Provincial 
Essential CoreMaster Planning and Strategies

Council Approved

Provincial 

Governing Legislation, By-laws or Corporate Policies  
  • Ontario Underground Infrastructure Notification System Act, 2012
  • Municipal Act, 2001
  • Planning Act, 1990
  • Environmental Assessment Act, 1990
  • Conservation Authorities Act, 1990
  • Traffic By-law 
  • Road Occupancy By-law
  • Township Design and Drawings Standards
  • Conservation Authorities Act, 1990
  • Township Design and Drawings Standards
  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005
  • Building Code Act, 1992
  • Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997
  • Heritage Act, 1990
  • Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000
  • Canada Green Building Council Standards

Transportation Services

Funding SourceDivisional Sub-Services
OfferingTypeNameSource
  • Tax Levy
MandatoryCoreGeneral OperationsProvincial
MandatoryCoreWinter MaintenanceProvincial
MandatoryCoreSummer MaintenanceProvincial
DiscretionaryAncillary Senior Snow Removal ProgramDiscretionary
Governing Legislation, By-laws or Corporate Policies 
  • Highway Traffic Act, 1990
  • Municipal Act, 2001
  • Snow Removal By-law
  • Clean Yards By-law
  • Property Standards By-law
  • Sign By-law
  • Parking By-law
  • Road Occupancy and Closure By-law

Environmental Services

Funding SourceDivisional Sub-Services
OfferingTypeNameSource
  • User Fees 
  • Tax Levy
MandatoryCoreWater Operations and MaintenanceProvincial 
MandatoryCoreWastewater Operation and MaintenanceProvincial 
Mandatory CoreStormwater Operation and Maintenance Provincial
Mandatory CoreWaste Management Provincial
Mandatory CoreDecomissioned Landfill Management 

Provincial 

Governing Legislation, By-laws or Corporate Policies 
  • Ontario Water Resources Act, 1990
    • O. Reg. 903, 1990
  • Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002
    • DWQMS Standards
    • O.Reg 169/03
    • O.Reg. 170/03
    • O.Reg 129/04
    • O. Reg 128/04
  • Applicable ECA’s
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act ,1990
  • Health Protection & Promotion Act
    • O.Reg. 319/08
  • Water and Wastewater Rates By-law
  • Sewer Use By-law
  • Water By-law
  • Waste Management Act, 1992
  • Waste Diversion Act, 2002
  • Clean Water Act, 2006
  • Drainage Act, 1990
  • Sustainable Water and Sewage Systems Act, 2002

Parks and Forestry Operations

Funding SourceDivisional Sub-Services
OfferingTypeNameSource
  • Tax Levy 
  • User Fees 

Mandatory (Partial) 

Discretionary

AncillaryForestry and Trees Management 

Provincial

Council Approved

Discretionary Ancillary Parks, Trails and Horticulture Operations 

Provincial     

Administrative 

DiscretionaryAncillary Programs Administrative 
Governing Legislation, By-laws or Corporate Policies 
  • Highway Traffic Act, 1990
  • Weed Control Act, 1990
  • Forestry Act, 1990
  • Conservation Authorities Act, 1990
  • Public Parks Act, 1990
  • Tree By-law 73-54
  • Parks, Facilities and Loitering By-law 2016-103