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

Gorrie Mill

Mill in Gorrie

Welcome to the Township of Howick

Nomination Day

September 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. is the deadline for filing or withdrawing applications for the October 27th election.

Road Closing

road closedCreamery Road will be closed to through traffic between Fordwich Line and Malcolm Line from July 21, 2014 until September 15, 2014.  Emergency Services will be advised of this road closure.

The tender for replacement of this culvert was awarded to Kurtis Smith Excavating Inc. and construction is expected to begin the third week of July and will be completed no later than September 30, 2014.  

If you have any questions, please contact Wray Wilson, Public Work Co-ordinator.

Special Announcements

Howick Township - "Not a Willing Host"**

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.

Ombudsman Complaint Form 
Ombudsman Investigation Report - July 2011

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.

Calendar of Events in Howick

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Upcoming Events

One Care - Senior Fitness Instruction Course

  1. September 3, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  2. September 8, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  3. September 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  4. September 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  5. September 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  6. September 22, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  7. September 24, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  8. September 29, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  9. October 1, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  10. October 6, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  11. October 8, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  12. October 13, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  13. October 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  14. October 20, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  15. October 22, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  16. October 27, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  17. October 29, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  18. November 3, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  19. November 5, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  20. November 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  21. November 12, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  22. November 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  23. November 19, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  24. November 24, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  25. November 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  26. December 1, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  27. December 3, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  28. December 8, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  29. December 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  30. December 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  31. December 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am
  32. December 22, 2014 @ 10:00 am

Council Meetings 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Office

  1. September 2, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  2. September 16, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  3. October 7, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  4. October 21, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  5. November 4, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  6. November 18, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  7. December 2, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
  8. December 16, 2014 @ 7:00 pm

Good Food Box Payment Dates

  1. August 29, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  2. September 12, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  3. September 26, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  4. October 10, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  5. October 31, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  6. November 14, 2014 @ 9:00 am
  7. November 28, 2014 @ 9:00 am

One Care - Senior Fitness Instruction Course

No Cost! Older Adult Fitness Classes at Howick Arena & Community Centre every Monday & Wednesday  @ HCC starting at 10am- contact Joe at the Howick Community Centre at 519-335-3883 for more information.

Farm to Table

Food Box pictures For more information on Farm to Table please follow this link.   Next order is August 29th for delivery  for September 11th.  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 approaching quickly, 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.

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