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Posted Thursday, August 28, 2014

PRTY H3RO Expect Lots of High Energy Music for the September 20th Celebration
Gravenhurst, ON - The Town of Gravenhurst in partnership with Veridian Connections   is pleased to announce the hip-pop-dance trio PRTY H3RO  (Party Hero) as the musical entertainment for the Graeme Murray Arena Dedication Day on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre.
“Sept 20th is a big day for me, my family and the town of Gravenhurst. ...

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Posted Monday, August 25, 2014

Gravenhurst, ON - Council and staff are working together diligently to maintain high quality services and avoid operational interruptions. This follows a staff report delivered to Council on August 19, which projects that expenses would exceed the budget by approximately $580,500 and outlines a plan to mitigate the costs moving forward.
"In excess of $350,000 of unforeseen expenses are directly attributed to very unusual snow clearing and sanding requirements, the cleanup...

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Posted Friday, August 22, 2014

Gravenhurst Fire Department Gravenhurst, ON - In the wake of a fatal fire in Ottawa last week, the Gravenhurst Fire Department is issuing a reminder to the public about having a home escape plan. "Get out and stay out. Never re-enter a burning building," says Rob King, Gravenhurst Fire Prevention Officer. On August 13th a fire occurred in an Ottawa home and though the occupant had escaped the fire safely, they returned in an attempt to save a pet. That attempt proved fatal for the individual.
Early...

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Posted Friday, August 22, 2014

Move Expected to Maintain Competitiveness and Encourage Revitalization
Gravenhurst, ON - Gravenhurst councillors reached consensus during their Council Meeting August 19th for the need to reduce development charges. The decision will reduce existing development charges by over 50 percent for residential development projects and move commercial/industrial institutional rates from $2.89 to 0$ per square foot. To ensure that non-residential development charges were not perceived...

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Posted Monday, August 18, 2014

Daisy Awards 2014Congratulations to all of this year's participants and winners! Thank you for helping to keep Gravenhurst and area beautiful!
Attached: Award winning addresses

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