Bruce Beach Drain Court of Revision Notice

The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss
21 Queen Street 519-395-3735 ext. 123
P.O. Box 130 Fax: 519-395-4107
Ripley, Ontario
N0G 2R0

Notice of Sitting of Court of Revision

Drainage Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. D.17, subs. 46(1) and (2)

Bruce Beach Municipal Drain, Phase 1

Take notice that your property is assessed for the construction and improvement of the above-mentioned drainage works under Section 78 of the Drainage Act.

Attached is a provisional By-law exclusive of the engineer’s report. Details of your assessment are contained in the engineer’s report dated July 8, 2021 which has been previously sent to your and is available on-line at (July 19, 2021 Council meeting agenda) or at the Township Office, 21 Queen Street, Ripley ON N0G 2R0

An owner of land assessed for the drainage works may appeal to the Court of Revision on any of the following grounds:

  • Any land or road has been assessed an amount that is too high or too low;
  • Any land or road that should have been assessed has not been assessed; and/or
  • Due consideration has not been given to the use being made of the land.

Pursuant to section 52(1) of the Drainage Act, objections or appeals to the assessment must be forwarded in writing, to the attention of the undersigned, at least ten (10) days prior to the date of the Court of Revision.

The Court of Revision will take place:
Date Time Place
Monday August 9, 2021 7:30p.m. Electronic Meeting

Emily Dance, Clerk, Township of Huron-Kinloss

July 20, 2021

Right of Appeal - Any owner of land or public utility affected by the above-mentioned drainage works may appeal to the Referee regarding legal issues or the Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Appeal Tribunal regarding technical issues within forty (40) days of the sending of this notice. Drainage Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. D.17, subs. 47(1) and 48(1).

Virtual Public Participation

Meetings that are open to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic are hosted using a “Webinar” in zoom. This allows for members of the public to observe the meeting and participate by computer or by telephone.

The Clerk will start the meeting at the scheduled meeting time. If the Clerk has not started the webinar, a message will inform you the webinar will begin when the host starts the webinar.

The information provided in bold is unique to the Council Meeting of:

Monday August 9, 2021, at 7:30 pm.

* Please note you will not be able to access the meeting until the scheduled meeting time.

To participate by Computer

  1. Log on to
  2. Enter the Meeting ID: 857 3026 2417
  3. Enter the Password: 693910

Alternatively, you can access the direct link via the Township Website: and click on the Livestream Link and Enter Password:

To participate by Telephone

  1. Call the Toll Free number 1-855-703-8985
  2. Enter the Meeting ID 857 3026 2417 (followed by the # key)
  3. Enter the User ID #
  4. Enter the Password 693910 (followed by the # key)

The Chair will open the meeting and the meeting will commence.

During the Court of Revision Meeting when the opportunity for the public to participate the Clerk will announce that “If any members of the public would like to address the Court, please raise your virtual hand.”

On a computer you will see a virtual hand to press

On the phone Press *9

The Clerk will then proceed in the order of hands raised, please be patient and respectful of other participants. At your turn please state name and property address prior to addressing the Court.

If you require any assistance or accommodations to participate in the meeting, please contact the office (519) 395-3735 by Thursday August 5, 2021 at 4:30pm and provide a number that the Clerk can reach you.

                                     The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss                                       
2021- 85
Being a By-Law to provide for Drainage Works on the
Bruce Beach Municipal Drain Phase 1

WHEREAS the requisite number of owners had petitioned the Council for The Township of Huron-Kinloss in accordance with the provisions of the Drainage Act, R.S.O.,1990 requesting the following lands and roads be drained by a drainage works;

AND WHEREAS the Council of The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss has procured a report prepared by Headway Engineering and the report is attached and forms part of this by-law;

AND WHEREAS the estimated total project cost of the drainage works for the drain is

AND WHEREAS the Council is of the opinion that the drainage of the area is desirable;

NOW THEREFORE the Council of The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss, pursuant to the Drainage Act, R.S.O.,1990 enacts as follows:

1.0 That The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss Council hereby adopts the report dated July 8, 2021 and the drainage works as therein indicated and set forth is hereby authorized and shall be completed in accordance therewith.

2.0 The Corporation of the Township of Huron-Kinloss may borrow on the credit of the Corporation the amount necessary for construction of the drain works.

3.0 The Corporation will issue invoices for the amount borrowed less the total amount of:
a) Grants received under Section 85 of the Act;
b) Moneys paid under subsection 61(3) of the Act;

4.0 A special rate sufficient to redeem the total cost of the drainage works shall be levied upon the lands and roads, as noted on Schedule “A” attached hereto, to be collected.

5.0 All assessments will be payable as per the payment terms established by the

6.0 This By-law shall come into full force and effect upon final passage.

7.0 This By-law may be cited as the “Bruce Beach Municipal Drain Phase 1 By-Law”.

Read a First and Second Time and Provisionally Adopted this 19th day of July ,

Don Murray, Deputy Mayor
Emily Dance, Clerk

Read a Third time and Enacted this day of , 2021
Don Murray, Deputy Mayor
Emily Dance, Clerk

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