• Phone: 519-335-3208
  • Office Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Gorrie Mill

Mill in Gorrie

Welcome to the Township of Howick

Municipal Budget 2015 Meeting Schedule


 The Township of Howick Council has approved the following schedule to review the 2015 Municipal Budget. 

All members of the public are welcome to attend
January 13th, 2015 at 5:00 pm
February 10th, 2015 at 5:00 pm
March 10th, 2015 at 5:00 pm
March 24th, 2015 at 5:00 pm (tentative)

Kendra J Reinhart
Treasurer, Township of Howick

Employee Recognition 10 years - Dean Nicholson

Dean Nicholson and Reeve Art Versteeg
Art Versteeg(L) recognizes Dean Nicholson (R) on behalf of council, staff and residents for 10 years of service with the Municipality.

Winter Parking Notice

 To all residents of the Township of Howick, please keep this winter a safe one. Council and staff request your cooperation in regards to the parking of cars and other vehicles and the depositing of snow on municipal roads during snow clearing operations. Overnight parking is not permitted on any street or road allowance within the Township of Howick.  Follow this link for a copy of Traffic & Parking By-Law.

Education and Training

 Lake Huron Learning Collaborative is a non-profit organization that promoted post-secondary education in Huron County.  Register now for programs by following this link for more information and a full listing of courses:  http://www.lakehuronlearning.ca/

Farm to Table

Food Box pictures For more information on Farm to Table please follow this link.   Note that there are two sizes available, a large box for $18 and and small box for $13 and boxes are delivered twice monthly to the Howick Township Office or the Howick Library.  See  Schedule 

Recreation News

Snow FlakeThe 2014 - 2015 ice season is in full swing, if anyone is looking for ice time, get a hold of Joe at the Howick Community Centre at 519-335-3883 or e-mail Joe at recreation@town.howick.on.ca.

Municipal Office Holiday Hours

Please be advised that the Howick municipal office will be closed for the 2014 Holiday Season from Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 12 noon and will reopen on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 8:30 am.  There is a mail slot located to the right of the door for your convenience.  The municipal office will open on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 8:30 am.

Holiday Hours

Employment Opportunity

Howick Logo  Council is seeking individuals to sit on the Economic Development Committee. Letters of interest will be received at the Howick office until 4 pm, Friday, January 16, 2015., please follow this link for more details.   

Special Announcements

The Gorrie Community Hall is pleased to announce that they received funding under the Community infrastructure improvement Fund for upgrading the Kitchen Facilities as well as Enabling Accessibility to the Hall.

Municipal Information will be provided in an accessible format upon request.  If you require information provided in an alternate format, please contact the Clerk at 519-335-3208.

Welcome to the Township of Howick

On behalf of Council and the residents of the Township of Howick, welcome to our community.  The rural area of the Township is ideal for farming and other agricultural based operations. Our three villages, Fordwich, Wroxeter and Gorrie and two hamlets, Belmore and Lakelet  offer a setting for commercial and residential applications. We would like to extend an invitation for you to visit, relocate or establish a business in our friendly community.

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