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The Township of Kerns now accepts Electronic Funds Transfers (EFT) payments from the following major financial institutions for property taxes: Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank) Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) Desjardins TD Canada Trust (TD Bank) To pay property taxes by EFT, residents will first need to add the …

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McCool Road Closure Notice

Due to recent rainfall and flooding McCool Road is closed until further notice. Call the township office for more information at 705-647-5439. Thank you for your understanding while the road work takes place to repair the damage.

Half Load Restriction in Effect

User Fee By-Law 2023-12

Fire Permits

The Township of Kerns offers fire permits free of charge. Small campfires in fire pit do NOT require a permit. Any uncontained burning requires a permit.  Please fill out the application and return it to the Municipal office (email – or  in person at 903303 Hanbury Road). Please plan ahead to allow sufficient time …

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Recycling Materials

NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS – IMPORTANT INFORMATION All recyclable material brought into the recycling containers at the landfill site have to be discarded LOOSELY in the containers.  Please DO NOT put your recyclable material in garbage bags! The only exemption is for shredded paper which has to be in CLEAR plastic bags. If the materials …

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