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Senior Planner – Work Where You Play

SENIOR PLANNER The Municipality of Dysart et al is centrally located in the heart of the Haliburton Highlands.  Sitting on the Canadian Shield, we are a growing rural community, supported by abundant natural resources, fresh forest air and plenty of clean water in the  hundreds of lakes that are home to both permanent and seasonal residents.  Come work where you play! Reporting to the Director of Planning and Land Information, we are looking for a Senior Planner who is dynamic and self-motivated to be able to provide a broad range of professional planning services including providing professional advice to Council, staff and stakeholders. A detailed job description can be reviewed at: http://www.dysartetal.ca/portfolio-view/contract-and-employment-opportunities/.  The Senior Planner is a full time permanent position with a current salary range from $73,195-$84,865 (under review) and offers a comprehensive benefit package and enrolment in the...
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ColourFest – Haliburton Village

ColourFest will be on Saturday September 30 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm at Head Lake Park and along Highland Street in the Village of Haliburton. Stroll along Highland Street to see “Paint the Town” brought to you by the Rails End Gallery & Arts Centre.  Watch artists create pieces of work and listen to the buskers play.  Visit the downtown businesses to learn about the fall specials.  Take the horse drawn wagon ride from the Village Barn to Head Lake Park. There is something for the whole family to do.   Head Lake Park will be bustling with activity.  Visit the fall vendor market, build a scarecrow, go on a pontoon boat ride, explore the kids fun zone, roll a pumpkin down York Street, and more!...
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Fall Colours 2017

With the fall colours about to hit their prime, one of our best viewing areas is at the Skyline Lookout Park in Haliburton at 196 Skyline Park Road just off of Highway 118, east of Haliburton Village. Pick up a copy of the new Dysart 150 Map to help you find this and other attractions worth checking out throughout our Municipality this fall!  Maps are $5 and are available at the Haliburton Library, the Municipal Office and the caboose on weekends....
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