News Highlands East to Allow Short Term Rentals SHARE ON: Phil McCabe, contributor, Wednesday, Aug. 8th, 2018 Photo credit: MyHaliburtonNow.com newsroom The Municipality of Highlands East announced today that they will be hosting an open house about short-term rentals. Highlands East, with the help of the Stakeholder Committee, has drafted a licensing by-law, application, guide and zoning by-law amendment to allow and regulate short-term rentals in the municipality. Council for Highlands East will be hosting a public meeting August 29th, at the Lloyd Watson Community Centre at 12:00 PM. The meeting is supposed to make sure that ‘sufficient’ information is made available, and give anyone in attendance the ability to voice comments on the drafted amendments. The draft items going before Highlands East Council can be viewed on their website.