Request for Proposal - 2016-CS14 - Richelieu Playground

Request for Proposal 

2016-CS14 - Richelieu Playground

CLOSING: Proposals will be received before 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

The Municipality of West Nipissing will be accepting proposals for a new playground structure to be provided at the Richelieu Park located on Park Street in Sturgeon Falls. The scope of work generally includes the design, supply and installation of playground equipment.

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QUESTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS

CONTACT: Jonny Bélanger
Building Inspector / Project Administrator
Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
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Franco-Ontarian Day and Cabaret Jeunesse

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23 septembre 2016 final WEBSITE

Mobile Workshop - Véloroute Voyageur Cycling Route

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Invitation Letter - Route Champions

Fall Hours (2016) - Minnehaha Bay Municipal Marina

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Fall Hours - 2016 Bilingual

New Manager of Public Works Selected

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Shawn Remillard has been selected and has accepted the position of Manager of Public Works for the Municipality of West Nipissing.

Shawn is a lifelong resident and a former employee of the Municipality. He has held increasingly responsible positions having worked for us as plant operator then having served as Operations Supervisor for the City of North Bay from 2006 to 2010. He was then promoted to Operations Manager overseeing 3 supervisors and 33 full-time employees. Shawn was both directly and indirectly responsible for infrastructure reconstruction including water, sewer, storm management as well as the restoration of asphalt roadways, curbs and sidewalks.

Mr. Remillard is a proven leader who is well liked and respected by all who work with him. He will be a valuable addition to the management team in West Nipissing.

Shawn is looking forward to ”coming home” to share his expertise with the rest of the team.  He will be assuming his new role commencing Monday, September 19th, 2016.  We look forward to his contribution.

 

Blue-green Algae in the West Arm (Lake Nipissing)

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A blue-green algae bloom has been reported in the West Arm of Lake Nipissing near the West Arm Narrows. For more information on blue-green algae, please consult the Fact Sheet (see above link).

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MR-Blue Green Algae 2016 08 26 - 1 OF 2 WEBSITE

2016 Fall Festival

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Interested in becoming a vendor* at the 2016 Fall Festival? Click here.

*All spaces for vendors have sold out, however a waiting list has been created in case of cancellation.

Fall Festival 2016 WEBSITE revised

FREE Outdoor Movie & Fireworks

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Outdoor Movie and Fireworks WEBSITE REVISED

Invitation to Tender - Interior Renovations (Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office)

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INVITATION TO TENDER

Interior Renovations (Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office)

TENDER DOCUMENTS: Click here.

OWNER: The Municipality of West Nipissing

PROJECT TITLE: West Nipissing Statistics Canada Workplace 2.0

PROJECT LOCATIONS: 225 Holditch Street, Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, P2B 1T1

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Interior renovations and related work to the existing Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office.

ARCHITECT:
Perry + Perry Architects Inc.
174 Larch Street, Suite 201, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 1C6
Tel.: 705-688-0440
Fax: 705-688-0439
Attention: Chris Perry

DOCUMENTS ISSUED: Electronic (PDF) Tenders Documents may be obtained at the office of the Architect no sooner than Friday, August 19th, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m.

QUOTATIONS RECIVED: On or before Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m. at the Municipality of West Nipissing

MANDATORY SITE MEETING: Thursday, August 25th, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. 

$125,000 OTF Grant Provides the West Nipissing Community of Cache Bay with New Possibilities to get Active

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Press Release - August 17th 2016 - ENG Cache Bay Park Page 1 WEBSITE

Press Release - August 17th 2016 - ENG Cache Bay Park Page 2 WEBSITE

Whooping Cough Outbreak in West Nipissing Declared Over

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NR-Whooping Cough Outbreak Declared Over 2016-08-04 002 Page 1

NR-Whooping Cough Outbreak Declared Over 2016-08-04 002 Page 2

Official Grand Opening - Cache Bay Splash Park and Playground

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In case of rain, the Official Grand Opening will be held inside the Cache Bay Community Centre.

Cache Bay Park Grand Opening - 2016 Bilingual WEBSITE - revised 2

Water Testers - Municipality Issues Notice

The Municipality of West Nipissing has received complaints regarding individuals going from door to door, identifying themselves as municipal employees. They claim to need access to the residence in order to test the water. Please be aware these individuals are not working for the Municipality. If they contact you, do not let them into your home. Please report it immediately to the West Nipissing Police Service at 705-753-1234.

 

Regular Schedule for Private Water Sample Drop-Off to Resume

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NR - Regular Schedule For Private Water Sample Drop-Off To Resume 2016 07 26

2nd Annual Music and Rib Festival Makes a Big Splash

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25-07-2016 - Rock N Ribs Press Release - Wrap Up Page 1

25-07-2016 - Rock N Ribs Press Release - Wrap Up Page 2

25-07-2016 - Rock N Ribs Press Release - Wrap Up Page 3

 

Press Release - Municipality Responds to Allegation of "Illegal Meeting"

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Press Release - July 22nd 2016 - ENG Special Meeting - July 2016 Page 1

 

Press Release - July 22nd 2016 - ENG Special Meeting - July 2016 Page 2

Heat Warning for North Bay Area and Parry Sound District

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NR-Heat Warning North Bay Area and Parry Sound District 2016-07-20 Page 1

 

NR-Heat Warning North Bay Area and Parry Sound District 2016-07-20 Page 2

Request for Quotations - Replacement of Asphalt Shingles (Monetville Fire Hall)

Request for Quotations

Replacement of Asphalt Shingles (Monetville Fire Hall)

CLOSING: Quotations will be received before 3 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016.

The Municipality of West Nipissing is seeking quotations for the replacement of asphalt shingles at the Monetville Fire Hall.

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Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
Tel.: 705.753.2250
Fax: 705.753.3950

 

Request for Proposals - 2017 Sewer and Watermain Upgrades - Michaud Street

Request for Proposals

2017 Sewer and Watermain Upgrades - Michaud Street

CLOSING: Proposals will be received before 4:30 p.m. at the Municipal Office (located at 225 Holditch Street, Sturgeon Falls, Ontario) on Friday, July 22nd, 2016.

Please click on one of the links below to view/download the documents.

Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
Tel.:
705.753.2250
Fax:
705.753.3950

Municipal Flags For Sale

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Municipal Flags for Sale 2016 Bilingual WEBSITE

Graphic Artwork - Community Welcome Signs

Cache Bay

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Community Signage 050616 Cache Bay WEBSITE


 

Field

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Community Signage 050616 Field WEBSITE


 

River Valley

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Community Signage 050616 River Valley WEBSITE


 

Verner

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Community Signage 050616 Verner WEBSITE

Health Unit - Private Water Samples Delayed

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NR - Private Water Samples Delayed 2016 07 12 WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Access to Minnehaha Bay (Rock 'N' Ribs Music and Ribs Festival)

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Access to Minnehaha Bay Municipal Marina 2016 Rock N Ribs BILINGUAL

Update - Verner Water Demand

The Verner water treatment plant has restored its reserves in the reservoirs, and the Municipality of West Nipissing would like to thank the community for its effort in reducing its demand.

The Municipality is reminding those on municpal water in Verner, Cache Bay, Springer and Sturgeon Falls of the lawn watering by-law (By-law 2011/500, available here.

Those with an even numbered address may water their lawn on even numbered dates, and those with an odd numbered address may water their lawn on odd numbered dates. Further, if you do water your lawn, please do so sparingly when the sun is low to minimize evaporation. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

 

Sturgeon Falls Splash Park Temporarily Closed (Repairs)

 

Please be advised that due to repairs, the Sturgeon Falls Splash Park will be closed until further notice. We thank you for your cooperation.

 

Request for Proposals - Community Signs Project

Request for Proposals (RFP)

Community Signs Project

CLOSING: Proposals will be received before 3 P.M. (local time) on Tuesday, July 26th, 2016.

The Municpality of West Nipissing is accepting proposals for the production of community signs to be installed in West Nipissing. The scope of work generally includes the production, fabrication and installation of a series of community signs located in Cache Bay, Field, River Valley and Verner.

Please click on the link below to download and fill-out the request for proposal forms:

Enquiries, requests for explanations, interpretations or clarifications must be submitted by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , only those enquiries submitted by e-mail will be considered. E-mails submitted must include the RFP title and RFP reference number. Enquiries will be received up to 12 p.m. (Noon) local time on Thursday, July 21st, 2016. Enquiries received after the date and time noted will not receive a response.

Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
Tel.: 705-753-2250
Fax: 705-753-3950

Employment Opportunity - Information Technology Analyst (Part-Time)

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Information Technology Analyst – Part-Time

Applications are invited for the position of Information Technology Analyst, part-time for the Municipality of West Nipissing. The IT Analyst installs and maintains hardware and software, supporting end-users on a wide variety of computing issues. Reporting to the Manager of Information Technology, typical responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assistance with maintaining internet, Wi-Fi and wired network technologies, desktop/laptop/tablet imaging, deployment and maintenance, system and network documentation, mobile tablet and cellular phone support and end-user training.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Three (3) year College Diploma in computer studies
  • Three (3) years previous related work experience
  • Demonstrated ability to provide individual and in class training and develop training materials
  • Demonstrated knowledge of hardware and software deployment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of systems documentation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of TCP/IP computer networks
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Windows (7, 8, 10) and Microsoft Office (2010, 2013)
  • Ability to apply logic and troubleshooting methods to diagnose a wide range of software and hardware issues
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and timelines
  • Must be bondable
  • Microsoft Windows and Cisco Certifications preferred
  • Class G Driver’s license and personal vehicle

Qualified individuals interested in being considered for this position are requested to submit in electronic PDF format (no paper copies accepted), a cover letter and resume no later than 4:30 p.m., Monday, July 25th, 2016 to the email address below. While we appreciate all applications received, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Upon interview, the applicant will be required to supply a Level 2 Police Information Check “PIC” (available from the police office within the jurisdiction of the applicant’s home) at the expense of the applicant.

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Notice to Ratepayers - 2016 Final Tax Bills

Notice to Ratepayers

Please be advised that the 2016 Final Tax Bills have been mailed. The instalment dates are as follows:

  • Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
  • Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

If you have not received your tax bill by Friday, July 15th, 2016, please contact the Municipal Office at 705.753.2250.

Please note that both municipal offices are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to better assist the public.

Louise Laforge
Deputy Treasurer / Tax Collector
Municipality of West Nipissing

UPDATE - Whooping Cough Outbreak in West Nipissing

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NR Pertussis Outbreak Update 2016-06-30 Page 1

NR Pertussis Outbreak Update 2016-06-30 Page 2

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