Welcome to the NEW NorthFrontenac.com
The Township of North Frontenac is proud to present the new and improved website, and a better way to serve the public and staff.
On top of the new aesthetics that has a 'flat design' approach, a trend currently being popularized by Microsoft, Google and Apple, the new website offers a number of technical enhancements designed to improve the accessibility and functionality of our digital public assets.
This Site is Responsive!
This site uses the latest technologies to enhance the quality and performance of the user experience.
This site is almost entirely responsive, meaning that you can view it on your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone, and the site will adjust to provide you with the best possible experience for your device and display.
You can see it in action by simply resizing the browsing window on your computer.
Accordions, Tabs, Modal Windows and Tool Tips
There are many subtle functions that effectively manage the information on the pages throughout the site.
Accordions, Tabs, Modal Windows, and Tool Tips are simple functions that assist the user to navigate lots of information without being overwhelmed or having a cluttered page.
Data Tables and Archives
The data tables throughout the site effectively present and / or manage large amounts of information.
There are many simple tables throughout the site that simplify the presentation of information, while more robust tables offer access to large database driven archives and listings.
These tables offer a new accessibility to Council and Committee archives that serve both the public and township staff when querying through past records. The Business Directory is also improved by utilizing a searchable table layout.
We Are Searchable
There are multiple search options available to help you locate what you are looking for.
The site search will search through all aspects of the website, using the power of Google. This is found at the top of the main menu bar on all pages.
The document search, available on pages where it is applicable, will search through an archive of documents as indicated, again using the Google engine.
The table search, available in select data tables, will quickly filter table contents.
(Try it yourself in the table above, slowly type 'red' into the search box and watch the table filter on the fly)
Maps and Apps are here!
The GIS, Maps and Apps page is where you will find a gallery of public maps and apps available both online and in hardcopy for download. Also, small reference maps are embedded into various pages throughout the site to provide a quick visualization of spatial relations.
Maps and Apps help provide clarity to large amounts of data and spatial relationships, and can be made to showcase various projects like the 4 Seasons Scenic Route Story Map
The Municipal Dashboard
When you visit NorthFrontenac.com you are presented with a homepage that provides quick access to a robust selection of current information.
Included on the homepage are the 5 latest news posts, an events calendar with council and committee meetings and public community events, the local weather and fire ban status, a bulletin board, waste site hours for the current day, a photo wall and various brochures.
Visit the website often to stay up to date on all the activity!