Total Fire Ban Now in Effect

Due to the extremely dry weather we are currently experiencing we have now changed our Fire Rating to EXTREME. This mean ABSOLUTELY NO BURNING AND NO FIREWORKS!

A TOTAL FIRE BAN NOW ENFORCED!

If you have a NON-EMERGENCY complaint about a bonfire, open air burn or fireworks please contact myself, Joe Readman at 1-705-788-4676

For all EMERGENCIES DIAL 911

 Joe Readman

Deputy Chief/ Fire Prevention

dc.fpo.bfdfd@gmail.com

705-788-4676

ALERT: Environment Canada has Issued a Heat Warning

ALERT:  Environment Canada has issued  Heat Warning in our area for the weekend and into next week.  Temperatures are expected to soar to the mid 30s with a humidex into the low 40s.  Please follow the link for more details:  https://www.theweathernetwork.com/ca/weather/ontario/huntsville?wx_auto_reload=

 

For tips on how to stay safe and cool please follow this link: http://www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emergencies/heat-wave-safety#About

Employment Opportunities

The Township of Ryerson is inviting applications for positions in the Road Department and the Municipal Office.  Please click here or go to the Town Hall menu and select Employment for the information

2017 Ryerson Township Financial Statements

2017-Burks-Falls-and-District-Fire-Department-Financial-Statements.pdf
2017 Township of Ryerson Consolidated Financial Statements
2017 Township of Ryerson Trust Funds Financial Statements
Financial Statements 2017

Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety

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Spring flooding in Ryerson

It’s that time of year again, when temperatures rise and the snowpack finally begins to disappear! But with that sense of relief comes the risk of flooding. Residents and visitors should be especially cautious around rivers, lakes and ditches, as water levels and the rate of flow will be unpredictable over the next several weeks. Please visit the links below for more information regarding flooding in Ryerson and throughout the Province.

Notice: 2018 Tri R Landfill & Recycling Centre Hours and Fees

2018 Landfill Hours

Landfill Flyer NEW FEES

Landfill Notice of Changes

Notice: Community Donation Policy

A formal Community Donation Policy was adopted by Ryerson Township Council on December 5, 2017. Ryerson Township will consider requests for a monetary contribution as well as in-kind contributions for municipally owned resources. The policy establishes eligibility requirements, identifies types of funding available, and outlines application and evaluation requirements. The policy and application are available on the By-laws section of the website.

Notice: Winter Operations

Pursuant to the Highway Traffic Act RSO 1990

Section 170 (12): No person shall park or stand a vehicle on a highway in such a manner as to interfere with the movement of traffic or the clearing of snow from the highway.

Section 170 (15): an officer appointed for the carrying out of the provisions of this Act, upon discovery of any vehicle parked or standing in contravention of subsection (12) ..may cause it to be moved or taken to and placed or stored in a suitable place and all costs or charges for removing, care and storage thereof, if any are a lien upon the vehicle.

If this vehicle is not removed forthwith, it will be tagged and towed at the owner’s expense.

Section 181: No person shall deposit snow or ice on a roadway without permission in writing so to do from the road authority responsible for the maintenance of the road.