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The Township of Scugog has several departments responsible for municipal services. Our Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) ensures Council policies are coordinated between Township departments and relevant agencies.

Departmental Structure 

The CAO is appointed by Council and handles the leadership and general management of the Township. The Senior Management team reports to the CAO and is comprised of six (6) departments these include: 

  • Community Services (Lori Bowers, Director of Community and Communications Services)
  • Corporate Services (Ralph Walton, Director of Corporate Services/Clerk)
  • Development Services (Kevin Heritage, Director of Development Services)
  • Finance Department (Laura Barta, Director of Finance/Treasurer)
  • Fire and Emergency Services (Joe Goris, Duty Captain/Fire Operations) 
  • Public Works & Infrastructure Department (Carol Coleman, Director of Public Works & Infrastructure)

The organization chart is available Township of Scugog Organizational Chart for all Departments.

Please email with questions. Details of the areas of responsibilities are outlined below.  

  • Hiring and labour relations
  • Strategic plan development/leadership
  • Review/implementation of policies and procedures
  • Hosting special community events 
  • General management of the corporation 

  • Operations Parks
  • Recreation
  • Corporate Communications
  • Culture and Special Events
  • Facility Management & Maintenance 

  • Clerk's Services
  • Customer Service
  • IT
  • Property Acquisition & Disposal

  • Planning - Policy, Development Approvals, Transportation
  • Building Permit & Inspection
  • By-law and Animal Services & Licensing
  • Economic Development & Tourism

  • Operating & Capital Budget Coordination
  • Taxes/Receivables
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable
  • Purchasing 
  • Insurance Claims and Risk Management 

  • Fire Suppression
  • Fire Prevention
  • Education & Training
  • Fire Administration
  • Emergency Planning

  • Operation - Roads
  • Asset Management 
  • Infrastructure Maintenance 
  • Engineering and Capital Projects
  • Crossing Guards

Contact Us

Township of Scugog

181 Perry Street

PO Box 780

Port Perry, ON L9L 1A7

905-985-7346 | Email Township of Scugog
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Township of Scugog
181 Perry Street
PO Box 780
Port Perry, ON L9L 1A7
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