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THE YMCA IS COMING TO ILDERTON, DELAWARE & COLDSTREAM:

[See Program Schedule]
Middlesex Centre residents can find more
information through the
[YMCA of Western Ontario Middlesex Centre page]
or contact the Middlesex Centre Branch (Komoka) directly at (519)601.7033


INTERNET/PHONE VOTING PERIOD HAS OPENED!

Internet/Phone voting runs from Monday, October 20th, 9:00 am - Monday October 27th, 8:00 pm
All eligible voters should have received a Voter’s Information Package (VIP). Included in the package will be a unique Personal Identification Number (PIN). Voters using the vote-by-phone method will dial into a toll free number, enter their PIN, then proceed to follow a touch tone menu to enter their votes. Voters using the internet method will log on to the election website, enter their PIN, then proceed to mark their ballots electronically.

Please contact Stephanie Troyer-Boyd at the Municipal Office if you have not received your letter. 519-666-0190 ext 225 or boyds@middlesexcentre.on.ca


Eligible Voters are welcome to use a computer at the municipal office (10227 Ilderton Road) during the hours of 8:30 am to 6:00 pm. Assistance for voting is also available during these hours.


ELECTION INFORMATION
 

 

The following are the candidates for the 2014 Municipal Election. For more
information please visit our 2014 Election page.

Mayor – Al Edmondson – acclaimed
Deputy Mayor – Clare Bloomfield – acclaimed
Councillor – Ward 1 – Stephen Harvey – acclaimed
Councillor – Ward 2 – John Brennan – acclaimed
Councillor – Ward 3 – Sharon McMillan – acclaimed

Councillor – Ward 4 – Garvin Burt
Councillor – Ward 4 – Aina DeViet
Councillor – Ward  4 – Derek E. Silva

Councillor – Ward 5 – Frank Berze - acclaimed

Internet/telephone Voting begins on October 20, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. (24 hours a day) until October 27th, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. when the election closes.  If you do not have access to the internet or require assistance, you can visit the Municipal Office during the election period :

Monday, October 20th to Friday, October 24th
from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday, October 25th from 9:00 am to noon
Monday, October 27th from 8:30 am to 8:00 pm

Residents also have access to the public computers at local libraries during their regular hours.  All eligible voters will receive a Voter Instruction Letter.  Included in the package will be a unique Personal Identification Number (PIN). This should arrive in the mail during the second week of October.

If you would like to confirm that you are on the Voter’s List, please contact the municipal office at 519-666-0190 or boyds@middlesexcentre.on.ca


CENTRELINE - ELECTION ISSUE AVAILABLE
This issue explains how to ensure you are registered to vote, and how to vote (phone, internet)

[DOWNLOAD CENTRELINE ELECTION ISSUE PDF]


ILDERTON FAIR! FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26th - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th
Attend one of Ontario's best fall fairs in Ilderton, ON.  Please see the Ilderton Fall Fair website for full programming details:

[ILDERTON FALL FAIR WEBSITE]


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - CONTRACT SEASONAL EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
The Municipality of Middlesex Centre requires an individual to work for the municipality’s Transportation Division under the general supervision of the Road Supervisors. This is a seasonal position for the winter maintenance period of November through March. The initial start date is expected to be October 27, 2014 and conclude March 27, 2015.

The successful candidate will work scheduled shifts totaling 40 hours per week. Shifts are expected to range outside normal operating hours including nights and weekends as required.

Candidates must have:
 demonstrated proficiency in the operation of winter maintenance equipment (snow plows, spreaders, etc),
 a valid DZ licence
 capability to carry out the physical demands of the position.

Other responsibilities will include road patching, sign maintenance and other duties as assigned.

To apply for this position, please submit a resume outlining qualifications by 12:00 pm on Tuesday September 30, 2014 to:

Brian Lima, P.Eng.
Director, Public Works & Engineering
Municipality of Middlesex Centre
10227 Ilderton Road, R.R. 2
Ilderton, ON N0M 2A0
Fax: 519-666-0271
Email: lima@middlesexcentre.on.ca

[Contract Seasonal Equipment Operator - Job Posting PDF]


MIDDLESEX CENTRE ARCHIVES PARTICIPATING IN "DOORS OPEN MIDDLESEX"

On Saturday (September 14th) and Sunday (September 15th) the Middlesex Centre Archives will be participating in the "Doors Open Middlesex" event.  Please See attached poster for more details...
[Middlesex Centre Archives - Doors Open PDF]


KOMOKA+KILWORTH CLEAN & GREEN PRESENTS "20 MINUTE MAKEOVER"

Komoka+Kilworth Clean & Green presents "20 Minute Makeover" community clean-up in the Komoka/Kilworth area - anytime on September 19th & 20th, 2014. Please See poster for details:[Komoka+Kilworth Clean & Green Full PDF poster]


ILDERTON MARKET NOW OPEN!
The Ilderton Market opens the 2014 Season! 

The market will showcase local growers, producers and businesses from our community.

Market is located at the Municipal Parking Lot, downtown Ilderton and is open 8am-12pm June 21st through to September 13th.

[Ilderton Area Business Association Website]

SHARE THE ROAD CAMPAIGN
Drivers and Cyclists....Share the Road.  Be Respectful.  Be Courteous.

See the Middlesex-London Health Unit "Share the Road" page for more information.