Dawson (Township of)

Site: Dawson Township Office

Service: Building and Planning

Description & Services
Description (Service) 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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Blue ; Dawson Township ; Pinewood ; Sleeman ; McGinnis Creek
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees Service - Building Permits
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-852-3529
Fax Call first 807-852-3529
E-Mail dawsontwp@tbaytel.net
Website dawsontownship.weebly.com
Primary Executive Chief Building Official
Alternate Executive Bill Langner, Mayor; Phone: (Residence) 807-852-4457
Located In Community Dawson Township
Address 211 4th St
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
 
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Intersection 4th St and Mill Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 427 
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town