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Blue-green algae bloom, Bass Lake

Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2023 03:34 PM

Results from testing conducted by the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP) confirm a blue-green algae bloom in Bass Lake, Gravenhurst.

Learn more about what this means

Gravenhurst officials attend AMO conference, advocate local issues with provincial ministers

Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023 08:59 AM

Earlier this week Mayor Heidi Lorenz and chief administrative officer Scott Lucas attended the annual general meeting and conference of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO).

Held in London, Ont. this year, the conference ran from Aug. 20-23.

“This conference was a great opportunity for us to meet with provincial representatives to discuss local issues,” Mayor Lorenz said. “We also had a chance to listen to interesting and informative speakers, attend workshops, and network with...

Proposed 2024 user fees and charges: share your thoughts

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2023 12:29 PM

The Town of Gravenhurst wants to hear your thoughts on the proposed fees and charges for 2024.

Visit Engage Gravenhurst and share your views.

Gravenhurst Council Highlights - Aug. 15, 2023

Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023 04:01 PM

YWCA asks for in-kind use of Terry Fox auditorium and access to Internet

Hannah Lin, executive director of YWCA Muskoka, made a presentation to council.

Lin provided an overview of the organization and the services it provides.

The YWCA mission is to champion “positive change for girls, women and gender diverse people through education, leadership and advocacy.”

Lin also made a request on behalf of the organization.

She asked the town to consider a three-day in-kind donation of various rooms and...

Gravenhurst investing $1 million for new hospital sites

Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023 11:20 AM

The Town of Gravenhurst will provide $1 million as its contribution towards two new hospital sites in Muskoka, helping to ensure continued high-quality health care for residents and visitors. 

The funding will support Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s construction of new hospital sites in Huntsville and Bracebridge

“Access to trusted and dependable health care matters to our residents and this investment by the Town of Gravenhurst recognizes that. Building these new hospitals will benefit our...

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