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Changes to waste facilities - Muskoka

No Time To Waste - Taking Action on Garbage, Muskoka’s Roadmap to 60% Waste Diversion

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 10:32 AM


March 21, 2022 (Muskoka, ON) - As part of the District of Muskoka’s Waste Strategy, a reduction in no-charge weekly garbage bag limits at Waste Facilities starts the week of April 4, 2022. 

The changes were approved by District Council in December 2021 as part of the Waste Strategy and Roadmap to 60% Diversion. Reducing garbage is critical to extend the life of Muskoka’s one remaining landfill and ensure a secure, long-term way to manage our garbage. In...

Terence Haight 2022

2022 Terence Haight Funding Announcements

Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 03:15 PM

Gravenhurst, ON – During this week’s virtual Town Council meeting, Mayor Paul Kelly introduced this year’s successful recipients of Terence Haight Community Funding. This was an opportunity to formally recognize each community group for their valuable contributions and learn more about how they intend to use the awarded grant funding for the betterment of the community.

On Wednesday, March 16th, recipients joined Mayor Paul Kelly, Deputy Mayor Heidi Lorenz, and District Councillor John Gordon...

Ice Blading Operations - Town Roads

Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2022 10:33 AM

Ice Blading Operations Underway

Gravenhurst, ON – Town road crews have begun ‘ice-blading’ operations on local Gravenhurst roads.

The goal of ice-blading is to remove ice build-up on the roadways caused by frequent freeze-thaw cycles that Muskoka experienced this season. This is a proactive measure that will speed up the melting process and assist in improving road quality for vehicular traffic.

Residents are reminded to exercise caution in the areas in which these operations are taking place.


Senior of The Year Award Nominations Gravenhurst

Gravenhurst Senior of The Year Award Nominations Now Open

Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2022 09:56 AM

Calling All Community Minded Exemplary Seniors!

Gravenhurst, ON - Town Council is looking to the community, local service and community groups for potential nominees for the Province of Ontario’s Senior of the Year Award program. 

This annual award, established in 1994, allows municipalities in Ontario to honour one outstanding local senior. The nominee must be over the age of 65 and have enriched the social, cultural or civic life of his or her community. Seniors who qualify for this award...

Town Notices - March 17, 2022

Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2022 08:08 AM

Happy St. Patrick's Day. Here are this week's Town of Gravenhurst Public Notices

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