O'Connor Township

Country Living at its Best

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

Welcome to the O'Connor Website

ATTENTION:         IF ANYONE SEEN ANYTHING SUSPICIOUS AROUND THE TOWNSHIP GARAGE ON THE EVENING OF MONDAY, AUGUST 16TH, SOMETIME BEFORE 8:30 P.M., PLEASE CONTACT THE OPP AT 939-2133.  ON THIS EVENING, SOMEONE BROKE INTO THE GARAGE AND QUICKLY LEFT WHEN THE ALARM SOUNDED.  WE DON'T BELIEVE ANYTHING WAS STOLEN AT THIS TIME, HOWEVER THE GARAGE DOOR WAS DAMAGED.  THE POLICE WERE CALLED AND THE INVESTIGATION IS ON-GOING.  ANY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.  THANK YOU.  

SEE IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS BELOW!

 

FIRE DEPARTMENT

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

Burning Permits required between April 1st and 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. Please note that 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, September 27, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.    A Township Inspection has also been scheduled for Friday, September 24, 2021 at 9 :00 a.m. - Starting at the O'Connor Community Centre.

 

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. 

 

TBDHU VACCINATION CLINIC - FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES

Watch here for any future rural clinics.

The TBDHU has been holding  drop-in COVID-19  Vaccine Clinic for rural communities!  The clinics are open to anyone age 12 and over who need a first or second dose.  Both Pfizer and Moderna will be available.

No appointment necessary.  Simply show up wearing a short-sleeved shirt and bring your health card if available.  

Please note: vaccinations are also available at the Kakabeka Falls and Rosslyn pharmacies, as well as walk-ins at the CLE Coliseum in Thunder Bay.

 

 

HIGH SPEED INTERNET TEST

  • The Test is still open. Please click on the link below and provide your information for better service in the North.  We would like to encourage all residents of the Township of O'Connor to take this test. To take the test, please click on the link High Speed Internet Test.  For more information, please visit the Utilities page this website.