#2-Examine property standards to address abandoned properties and poor housing conditions.
Themes and strategies Existing Initiative Agency Link to Program
Work with municipalities to focus on increasing the stock of safe and adequate housing.
The City of Cornwall is the housing service manager for both the United Counties of SDG and the City of Cornwall. In Council’s 2019-2022 Strategic Plan, priority #3 is to Growing quality of housing stock, including affordable housing. There are 3 action items in this priority. #1 Create a task force. This is in the works and should be created in the spring 2021. #2 Create rental licensing registry to enable a database and adherence to applicable by-laws and standards. Public consultation is taking place on this matter. #3 Look at options to increase enforcement of property standards, building & fire codes. City of Cornwall https://www.cornwall.ca/en/city-hall/strategic-plan.aspx
Renters who have issues with the quality of their housing must first contact the owner of the property or the landlord. Then if the issue(s) are not resolved, they can contact their municipality to speak to a By-Law officer.
South Dundas 34 Ottawa Street, P.O. Box 740 Morrisburg, ON K0C 1X0 613-543-2673 800-265-0619 Fax: 613-543-1076 [email protected] Open M to F, 8:30 to 4:3
By-Law 79-2 Property standards for Iroquois By-Law 28-86 Property standards for Morrisburg
North Dundas 636 St. Lawrence Street, P.O. Box 489 Winchester, ON K0C 2K0 613-774-2105 Fax: 613-774-5699 [email protected] Open M to F, 8 to 4:30
By-Law 20-2012
North Stormont 15 Union Street, P.O. Box 99 Berwick, ON K0C 1G0 613-984-2821 833-984-8683 Fax: 613-984-2908 Open M to F, 8:30 to 4
Enforcement officer 613-984-2721 ext 257
South Stormont 2 Mille Roches Road, P.O. Box 84 Long Sault, ON K0C 1P0 613-534-8889 800-265-3915 Fax: 613-634-2200 Open M to F, 8:30 to 4:30
Building By-Law 2012-088
South Glengarry 6 Oak Street, P.O. Box 220 Lancaster, ON K0C 1N0 613-347-1166 Fax: 613-347-3411 Open M to F, 8:30 to 4
Enforcement officer 613-347-1166 ext 265
North Glengarry 90 Main Street South Alexandria, ON K0C 1A0 613-525-1110 Fax: 613-525-1649 Open M to F, 8 to 4
By-Law 43-2008 and By-Law 34-2015
City of Cornwall Cornwall Civic Complex 100 Water Street East, 2nd floor Cornwall, ON K6H 6G4 613-930-2787 ext 2310
By-Law 2014-191 and 2014-109
Mohawk Council of Akwesasne 101Tewesateni Road Akwesasne, ON K6H 613-575-2250 [email protected] http://www.akwesasne.ca/