Warden & Council

Warden

The Warden of the County is elected by peers on County Council for a term of two years. The Warden represents and supports County Council, declaring its will and implicitly obeying its decisions in all things. The current Warden is Rodney Cooney, Mayor of the Township of Stirling-Rawdon. His term of Warden is 2017-8. The County of Hastings is a member of the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Inc.. The Caucus consists of 11 counties and the single tier municipalities of the City of Kawartha Lakes and Prince Edward County, representing some 900,000 property owners across the region. The Caucus is an advocate for Eastern Ontario in an effort to bring about positive change in the communities by making coordinated recommendations to both the provincial and federal governments. The CAO and Warden are both active members of this group and participate on committees and boards that work toward improvements in the development and improvement of the communities of Eastern Ontario. More information on EOWC Inc.

Council

Hastings County Council is made up of the Heads of Council of its 14 member municipalities. County Council meets monthly to receive reports from standing committees and make decisions on the delivery of services to its residents. County Council traditionally meets the last Thursday of each month with open session starting at 10:00 am.

Standing Committees of Council include:

  • Finance, Property and Personnel – meets monthly on the third Tuesday, immediately following the Planning & Development Committee Meeting
  • Planning and Development – meets monthly on the third Tuesday at 9:30 am
  • Community and Human Services – meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 9:30 am
  • Hastings/Quinte Emergency Services – meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 10:30 am
  • Hastings/Quinte Long-Term Care – meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 11:30 am
  • Joint Provincial Offences Board – meets as required
  • 9-1-1 Sub-Committee – meets as required
  • Accessibility Advisory Committee – meets as required
  • Archives Committee – meets as required
  • Housing Sub-Committee – meets as required

Council minutes and by-laws

Member Municipalities

Town of Bancroft

Mayor Bernice Jenkins
24 Flint Ave., P.O. Box 790 Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
(613) 332-3331

Township of Carlow/Mayo

Reeve Bonnie Adams
3987 Boulter Rd., General Delivery Boulter, ON K0L 1G0
(613) 332-1760

Municipality of Centre Hastings

Mayor Tom Deline
7 Furnace St., P.O. Box 900 Madoc, ON K0K 2K0
(613) 473-4030

Town of Deseronto

Mayor Norm Clark
331 Main St., P.O. Box 310 Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0
(613) 396-2440

Township of Faraday

Reeve Carl Tinney
R.R. #3, 29860 Highway 28S Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
(613) 332-3638

Hastings Highlands

Mayor Vivian Bloom
P.O. Box 130, 33011 Highway 62 Maynooth, ON K0L 2S0
(613) 338-2811

Township of Limerick

Reeve Sharon Carson
89 Limerick Lake Rd., R.R. #2 Gilmour, ON K0L 1W0
(613) 474-2863

Township of Madoc

Reeve Bob Sager
P.O. Box 503, 15651 Highway 62 Madoc, ON K0K 2K0
(613) 473-2677

Municipality of Marmora & Lake

Reeve Terry Clemens
12 Bursthall St., P.O. Box 459 Marmora, ON K0K 2M0
(613) 472-2629

Township of Stirling-Rawdon

Mayor Rodney Cooney (Warden)
2529 Stirling-Marmora Rd., P.O. Box 40 Stirling, ON K0K 3E0
(613) 395-3380

Township of Tudor & Cashel

Reeve Wanda Donaldson
R.R. #2, 371Weslemkoon Lake Rd., P.O. Box 436 Gilmour, ON K0L 1W0
(613) 474-2583

Municipality of Tweed

Mayor Jo-Anne Albert
P.O. Bag 729, 255 Metcalf St. Tweed, ON K0K 3J0
(613) 478-2535

Township of Tyendinaga

Reeve Rick Phillips (Past Warden)
859 Melrose Rd., R.R. #1 Shannonville, ON K0K 3A0
(613) 396-1944

Township of Wollaston

Reeve Graham Blair
P.O. Box 99, 90 Wollaston Lake Rd., Coe Hill, ON K0L 1P0
(613) 337-5731