Dawson (Township of)

Building and Planning

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Description
Oversees and enforces municipal by laws including all building and demolition projects and proposals
  • Enforces the Ontario Building Code Act
  • Manages property zoning and acceptable property use
  • Provides information for construction or renovation of a building
  • Processes applications for consents and minor variances
  • Provides information about planning and building fees
  • Issues building permits
  • Provides building inspections
  • Receives and processes municipal land sales
  • Oversees municipal development initiatives
Planning
  • Oversees the planning, designs and construction of Municipal Infrastructure, transportation and traffic engineering, investigations, and subdivision development control
  • Provides information and guidance to the public relative to planning related issues
  • Responsible for land use planning functions including updating the Official Plan and Zoning By-Law, and processing amendments to these documents
  • Processes subdivision and condominium applications
  • Prepares and negotiates Site Plan Agreements, Development Agreements and Notification Agreements
Eligibility
No restrictions
Office
807-852-3529
Fax
807-852-3529 - Call first
Web Site
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Email
dawsontwp@tbaytel.net
Mailing Address
PO Box 427
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Patrick W Giles, Clerk Treasurer
Email: gilesp@tbaytel.net
Fees
Service fees - Building Permits
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
February 8, 2022
Address
211 Fourth St
Dawson, ON, P0W 1L0
  • Township Office is located on Fourth St across the street from the Canada Post building
  • Closest intersection is at Fourth St and Broadway Ave

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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Dawson Township
  • Rainy River District