Total Fire Ban Now in Effect
July 3, 2018
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
Deputy Chief/ Fire Prevention
ALERT: Environment Canada has Issued a Heat Warning
June 28, 2018
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
June 20, 2018
The Joint Building Committee is inviting applications for a position in the Building Department. Please click here or go to the Town Hall menu and select Employment for the information
Spring flooding in Ryerson
April 5, 2018
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: Community Donation Policy
December 19, 2017
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
November 21, 2017
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.