The Joint Advisory Committee for Social Services will still wait for a response from the City of Kawartha Lakes. Haliburton County councilors Barb Reid and Liz Danielson made a request to Kawartha Lakes council to send out a tender for the operation of a proposed Housing Help Centre to avoid it automatically being operated by the city.Council accepted the request but has referred back to council about a separate proposal to go out for Haliburton County.