Clearview COVID-19 Impacts

Clearview Township continues to respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The Clearview Administration Centre is closed to the public, taking appointments for essential services only that cannot be completed virtually. To make an appointment visit www.clearview.ca/staff-directory or call 705.428.6230. Some staff will continue to attend the Administration Centre at greatly reduced staffing levels. Masks are required to enter the facility. To adhere to the Stay-at-Home order most staff are working remotely, if calling in, please leave a phone message and your call will be returned. Services continue to be offered online, over the phone and through the drop box at the front door. Staff remain available by email or telephone with contact details available online at www.clearview.ca/staff-directory.

Property tax, utility bills and burn permits remain accessible online at www.clearview.ca/pay-register-apply/online-payments. Payments can also be mailed in or deposited in the drop box at the Clearview Administration Centre, 217 Gideon Street in Stayner. Penalties and interest on overdue tax, water and sewer accounts remain waived until the COVID-19 response is over. 2020 burn permits, with the exception of large burn permits, continue to be extended into 2021.

Dog Licences The early bird rates for 2021 Dog Tags have been extended to June 1, 2021, for details visit www.clearview.ca/pay-register-apply/permits-licences/animal-licensing.

Council, board and public meetings will continue to be held virtually until further notice. Council Meetings are live streamed on Clearview Township's YouTube channel. Public Participation can be submitted via the online Public Participation Period Form and Public Meeting Participation can be requested online via the Public Meeting Participation Form.

Building Permits continue to be accepted by email or via the drop box at the Administration Centre. Payments will be by cheque only, received at the Clearview Administration Centre drop box. No in person payments.

Building Inspections At this time restricted building inspections following strict COVID-19 Safe Working Practices are being completed on all construction projects. For details visit www.clearview.ca/building-planning/building-permits.

The Stayner Arena remains closed to the public.

The Clearview Youth Centre remains closed to the public. Virtual programming and the at-home activity kits will continue to be offered, for details visit www.discoverclearview.ca/youth-centre.

The Clearview Public Library - All branches are closed to the public. Curbside service remains available. Late fees will be waived however, returning materials by their due date is encouraged so that other patrons may enjoy them. For details visit www.clearview.library.on.ca.

Clearview Public Transit Route 1 (Stayner) is running on regular hours. Transit passes are available by appointment at the Clearview Administration Centre. For transit details visit www.clearview.ca/transit

Public Works, Recreation Facilities & Fire Stations remain closed to the public.

For more information visit www.clearview.ca/covid19.

Please continue to follow the advice of the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit. The latest information on COVID-19 can be found on the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit - COVID-19 Updates webpage.