O'Connor Township

Country Living at its Best

Phone: 807-476-1451
Email: twpoconn@tbaytel.net

Welcome to the O'Connor Website

ROAD CLOSURE

Connolly Road between Sitch Road and O'Connor Marks Townline will be closed on Wednesday, October 13th until approximately 3 p.m. to allow staff to change a culvert between 241 and 251 Connolly Road.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Intern Program Funding - Roads Department
Please note that the Township of O’Connor has been granted funding through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation to support the hiring of an Intern for the O’Connor Township Roads Department. The internship would be for one year with the possibility of future employment.
Please see full job post on page 3 of the October issue of the O'Connor Cornerstone.  For more information regarding submitting your application, call the Township Office at 476-1451. Applications will be due by Friday, October 22, 2021 at 12 noon.

Disposal Site Attendant
The Township of O’Connor is currently looking to hire an individual for casual employment as Disposal Site Attendant. The individual would be required to fill in for the Disposal Site Caretaker when required. For more information, please contact the municipal office at 476-1451. Applications are to be dropped off at the Municipal Office, 330 Hwy 595, on or before Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 by 4:30 p.m. Please indicate on the envelope that you are applying for the position of Disposal Site Attendant. Council will review submitted resumes at their meeting to be held later that evening.

FIRE DEPARTMENT

FIRE RISK LOW.   PLEASE CONTINUE TO BURN WITH EXTREME CAUTION!

Burning Permits required until October 31st.  Apply for a permit by clicking on fire and incinerator permits.  If you are unable to register online, please call the Township office at 476-1451.

 

DISPOSAL SITE The Disposal Site is currently operating on WINTER hours from September 1st until March 31st (to see times, click on the Disposal Site link to the left).  Due to COVID-19, we ask that residents avoid socially interacting with others while attending the Disposal Site. Visit our Disposal Site page this website for information from our Waste Disposal Guide.

 

MUNICIPAL OFFICE

The Municipal office is now open to the public.  Please follow instructions upon entering.  Visitors are expected to fill out a screening questionnaire, wear a mask, and sanitize their hands prior to entering the main office.  The office is open Monday to Thursday from 9-12 & 1-5, as well as Fridays from 9-12. 

 

COUNCIL MEETINGS

The next regular meetings of Council will be held in person at the O'Connor Community Centre and also available virtually on Monday, October 25, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. and Monday, November 8 and 22, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.  If coming in person, please show up a few minutes early to be screened and remember to wear a mask.  An Emergency Table Top Exercise will also be held on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

 

CEMETERY The Township of O'Connor owns and operates the O'Connor Cemetery.  For more information on our cemetery, please visit our Cemetery page this website.  A Consumer Information Guide, regarding Death Care, is available from the  Bereavement Authority of Ontario or booklets can be obtained at the Township of O'Connor office at 330 Highway 595.