Prince Edward County Municipal Services


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Bylaws and Policies

By-Laws & Policies Municipal Policies and Declarations Click below for information on municipal policies and declarations. Declaration of Climate Emergency In 2020, Prince Edward County declared a climate emergency.  Tree Management and Preservation Policy In 2021, Prince Edward County adopted a policy for the preservation and management of trees on municipal property. Municipal By-Laws Click below for information ...

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Community and Events

Community and Events Events Community Groups Community Stories Events

Community Groups Community DirectoryThere are many environmental non-profits and community groups working in The County and nearby communities.  Explore the directory of groups who have information, resources, volunteer opportunities and programs that you can participate in!  DIRECTORY Community Stories Mulch Giveaway at South Marysburgh Waste Disposal SiteOn ...

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Community Trees - Sapling Giveaway

Community Trees Saturday April 30, 2022 - 8 am - 2 pmDelhi Park, Lalor Street (Picton), next to the community gardens, ORWellington and District Community Centre, 111 Belleville Street (Wellington), at the rear of the arenaAs part of the recently approved Adopt-A-Tree program, the municipality is giving away saplings to homeowners ...

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Environmental Group Directory

Community Group Directory There are many environmental non-profits and community groups working in The County and nearby communities.  Explore the directory below for groups who have information, resources, volunteer opportunities and programs that you can participate in!(Something missing from this list? Let us know.)Local OrganizationsAmeliasburgh Garden ClubEncouraging an interest in flower and ...

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Grants and Resources

Grants and Resources Resources Grants Explore the links below for resources that you can use to help make more sustainable choices, as well as funding opportunities to help green your home or business. Resources Tree ResourcesA collection of resources for property-owners and developers related to tree selection, management and preservation. learn more Garden and Planting ResourcesOn Earth ...

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Anti-Idling Campaign

Idle-Free PEC In 2020, Prince Edward County introduce an idling control by-law that seeks to reduce unnecessary idling in The County. Drivers who idle their vehicle for more than three minutes could face a fine; more importantly, the by-law presents an opportunity to stop and think about idling in The County ...

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Invasive Species Resources

Invasive Species Resources Invasive species are plants, animals, insects and pathogens that are introduced to an area and that cause harm to the environment, economy or society. (Source: Invasive Species Centre) Explore this page for information on invasive species in The County and resources for protecting our woodlands, wildlife and waterways. Lymantria dispar ...

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Shoreline Planting Resources

Shoreline Planting Resources A natural shoreline is considered the best approach to protecting a lake or river's edge. Planting and maintaining a buffer zone along your shoreline has many benefits. This zone, made of native plants, will slow erosion, provide food and shelter for fish and wildlife, and protects property.  Over ...

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Tree Resources

Tree Resources Resources: Recommended tree list for Prince Edward CountyThis is the list of native tree species that are required for developers who are building in our towns and villages. It is also an excellent jumping off point for anyone seeking advice on what to plant in our area. The list also ...

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Municipal Projects

Municipal Projects Active Projects Completed Projects Future Projects Active Projects Tree Inventory and Tree Management & Protection PolicyEfforts are underway to inventory trees on County property. The Tree Management and Protection policy was adopted in 2020 and is intended to a achieve a zero net loss of trees on County property. Related to the policy ...

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Reports and Presentations

Presentations & Reports Presentations Staff reports From time to time Council and committees receive presentations from staff, volunteers and expert third parties that relate to environmental topics. Explore below for videos and documents from recent presentations. Presentations Youth Perspectives on Environmental Outreach (June 2022)Vanessa Lavender, the youth representative on the Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC), made ...

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