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Important NoticeMessage from the Thorne Interim Fire Chief  


Message from the By-Law Enforcement Officer

 

Did you know…

The cost to order a civic number for your lot is $37.50. Ratepayers who are building new cottage or residence must order a civic number. It is to the ratepayer discretion to order a civic number for an empty lot.

 

What’s next…

To order your civic number, please contact the Municipal Office at 819-647-3206 or
e-mail: bylaw.thorne@mrcpontiac.qc.ca The civic number will be assigned and install by our road foreman. 

 

 

Did you know…

The license price is set at $ 20 and applies to every dog and cat. The Municipal Office or SPCA submits to the person requesting the license a medallion and a receipt.  

 

The animal control officer is available Monday to Friday, from 8am to 5pm at 819-779-6599. After 5pm and on weekends, citizens are to call the SQ.

 

For more information refer to by-law # 150-2009 on animal control on the territory of the MRC Pontiac

 

A person who violates any provision of the current By-Law commits an offence which is punishable by a minimal $ 200 fine and a maximum $ 1,000 fine.

 

What’s next…

Purchase your cat or dog license in person at the Municipal Office during business hours. Information provided by the By-Law Enforcement Officer.

 

 

Did you know…

Ratepayers are obligated to install a septic system that conforms to the Regulation respecting waste water disposal system for isolated dwellings, read by-law #05-2011. The Municipal Office will tolerate cesspool in good condition. If your properties do not conform to the environmental law, please contact the Municipal Office.

 

What’s next…

Ratepayer must provide a copy of the Engineer’s plan and obtain a permit at the Municipal Office. The permit and invoice can be mailed to you, the cost is $ 80. E-mail us at bylaw.thorne@mrcpontiac.qc.ca to request a permit.

 

Information provided by the By-Law Enforcement Officer

 

 

Did you know…

Thorne Fire Department is recruiting Volunteer Firefighters

 

What’s next…

If you are interested in becoming a Volunteer Fireman or would like to obtain more information, please contact the Fire Department Chief, Daniel Ladouceur 819-775-2010.

 

 

Did you know …

You will find a plaque on the wall at the Municipal Office. This plaque commemorates Bob Holmes and Elmer Krose, and recognizes all the volunteers of the Municipality of Thorne Fire Department since 1971.

 

What’s next…

If the name of a know volunteer doesn’t appear on the list or is misspelled, please advise the Municipal Office immediately by phone at 819-647-3206 or by e-mail bylaw.thorne@mrcpontiac.qc.ca.

 

We are proud of our Volunteers!

  • Andrew Turcotte
  • Brent Krose
  • Christopher Thrun
  • Daniel Ladouceur
  • Fred St-Pierre
  • Greg Bretzlaff
  • Laynard Pasch
  • Lloyd Kluke
  • Louis St-Pierre
  • Rick Leders
  • Sebastien Dresselt
  • Serge Lance
  • Shawn Kluke
  • Stefan Schuler
  • Steven Dubeau
  • Wayne Dumlop

 

 

Did you know….

Ratepayers must request a building permit 30 days prior to the start date of their project.

 

What’s next….

Contact the Municipal Office to obtain your permit in person or e-mail us at bylaw.thorne@mrcpontiac.qc.ca. Your invoice and permit can be mailed to you.

 

Information provided by the By-Law Enforcement Officer