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Investing in Gravenhurst 2023 - Parks-related projects

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 12:30 PM

The Town of Gravenhurst is planning to move ahead with various parks-related improvement projects.

Review our list below for details (or see the PDF version).

In the months ahead, watch for details on additional investments we are making.

Wharf Splash Pad Structures 

New and much needed shade structures have been installed at our splash pad situated at 1111 Bay Street. Three in all, these shade structures not only offer shade, but additional seating for patrons using this facility.

Completed May 2023


Statement from Mayor Lorenz on the passing of former fire chief Lorne McNeice

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 09:10 AM

The following statement was issued today by Mayor Heidi Lorenz:  

“On behalf of council and staff at the Town of Gravenhurst, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of former fire chief Lorne McNeice.  

“Chief McNeice served the Gravenhurst Fire Department from 1972 to 2012 and for 27 of those 40 years he served as chief of the department.  

“Chief McNeice was a caring and highly dedicated member of the fire department and served as a valued mentor to many of our firefighters. He...

Washroom closed temporarily at Muskoka Beach Park

Posted on Thursday, July 06, 2023 04:21 PM

The public washroom at Muskoka Beach Park, 1141 Muskoka Beach Rd., will be closed from Friday, July 7 to Wednesday, July 12.

The closure is to accommodate the construction of a concrete pathway adjacent to the washroom.

A portable washroom will be available during the closure period.

For more information, contact:

Caroline Kirkpatrick

Manager of Operations

705-687-3412, ext. 2213 

Mike Gennings

Communications Specialist

705-687-3412, ext. 2239

Antique and Classic Boat Show happens July 8

Posted on Thursday, July 06, 2023 10:00 AM

The Antique and Classic Boat Show happens July 8 at Muskoka Wharf in Gravenhurst.

The event runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Expect to see busier than usual local roads. Welcome to everyone visiting our community.

Learn more about the show.

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