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Return to in-person survey results

Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024 01:57 PM

Return to in person survey results

The following table provides the results of all surveys received for returning to in-person Council Meetings (for the public) with security present. All addresses or other identifiable information has been removed.

Are you a resident of Gillies Township?How many people in your household would like to attend Council Meetings?In-person meetings will cost tax payers approximately $150.00 per meeting for security to be present, do you support this additional cost to...

The Lakehead OPP Detachment Board is Recruiting

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024 12:25 PM

Become a member of the Board

The newly formed Lakehead OPP Detachment Board is recruiting three (3) Community Representatives to serve on the Board. 

The Community Representative position is an opportunity for interested residents to participate in setting objectives and priorities for the Thunder Bay OPP Detachment to enhance the quality of life and ensure the safety and security of all persons and property in the detachment.

To review the eligibility, expectations, compensation, and how to apply...

Council Returns to In-Person Meetings

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024 09:00 AM

Council is returning to in-person meetings (as well as virtual) June 24, 2024.

The maximum capacity for public attendance is 6. This decision is based on the Notice of Occupancy as provided by the Fire Chief.  Seats will be provided on a first come first serve basis.

Security will be present at all meetings of Council. Council has changed the Regular Council Meeting dates under section 6.3.4 of by-law 2024-04 (Procedural By-law)

All Regular Meetings of Council shall be held in three week intervals...

Rural Health Fair

Posted on Friday, April 19, 2024 01:30 PM

7th Rural Health Fair Wednesday, May 29th at the Kakabeka Falls Legion from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Building Age Friendly Communities Join NorWest CHC to learn the importance of healthy connections for our aging community to promote health and wellbeing.

  • 35 exhibitors.
  • Draws
  • Histor-Tea
  • Rural Cupboard Food Drive
  • and more!
For more information contact Elaine at (807) 473-5528 Please visit the Kakabeka NorWest Community Health Centres Website for more details on their services and programs. Website

Council News February 2024

Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024 04:36 PM

Township of Gillies News and Notes for February 2024

Sent via mail February 15, 2024

Greetings Gillies Residents 

It has been some time since we have had a newsletter, and you may be wondering why. The newsletter in its previous format will no longer be available. Following AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) guidelines is important for the community and has led to this change. Council has come up with a solution that we believe will deliver important information to residents...