Fire News

Posted On Tuesday, July 14, 2020

MODERATE FIRE RATING MUSKOKA The Fire rating is now set at MODERATE.   Small fires are permitted in most areas of Muskoka keeping in mind that NO DAYTIME BURNING is allowed. You must have adequate tools and water to extinguish the fire if the need arises and you must be with your fire at all times. Consult with your local municipal office for outdoor burning regulations in your municipality.   The Muskoka Fire Danger Rating is determined using the Fire Weather Index (FWI), an internationally...
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Posted On Monday, July 13, 2020

Instagram - COVID-19 Muskoka AC Graphic July 10-20 - VIA District of Muskoka
 
Muskoka COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing for Long-Term Care Home, Retirement Home, Other Congregate Living Setting Visits and Most Other Requirements
Community Paramedics in Muskoka are now testing for COVID-19 if you are COVID Asymptomatic and Require a test to visit a long-term care home, retirement home, other congregate living setting visits and most other requirements
July 10, 2020 (Muskoka, ON) -- Testing...

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Posted On Friday, July 10, 2020

FOREST FIRE RATING SYSTEM_EXTREME2 Total Fire Ban in Gravenhurst - Forest Fire Danger Warning Moved to Extreme
Gravenhurst, ON - The Forest Fire Danger Rating has been elevated to "Extreme" for the Town of Gravenhurst. A total fire ban is now in effect, which means absolutely NO burning at any time, including fires for cooking or warmth.
The Forest Fire Danger Rating signs within Town limits have been changed to reflect this update.
For further information on the Fire Rating and the Open Air Burning...

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Posted On Friday, July 10, 2020

FACEBOOK_TOG_COVID COVID-19 UPDATE FOR JULY 10, 2020  
Gravenhurst, ON – This week, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit announced that a mandatory face mask order will be implemented for our region, effective Monday July 13, in the fight and prevention against the further spread of COVID-19. The public will be required to wear a face covering (medical or non-medical mask) when entering the indoor premises of businesses, organizations and on public transit systems in Simcoe...

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Posted On Tuesday, July 07, 2020

Simcoe_Muskoka_District_Health_Unit___Gallery Public will be required to wear face coverings in all indoor public spaces in Simcoe Muskoka Jul 07, 2020     SIMCOE MUSKOKA  – As of Monday July 13, 2020 , the public is required to wear a face covering (i.e. non-medical mask) when entering the indoor premises of businesses, organizations and on public transit systems in Simcoe Muskoka. This will be achieved through instructions to businesses and organizations to have a policy in place requiring...
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