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Gravenhurst Council Highlights - Jan. 16, 2024

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 04:09 PM

Gravenhurst council approves settlement allowing Starboard proposal to move forward

Gravenhurst council members approved a settlement agreement that will allow the Starboard development proposal to proceed, subject to final approval of the agreement by the Ontario Land Tribunal. 

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Council attendance report

Council members received a report on their attendance at council and committee of council meetings in 2023. 

The report is available for review on the town website

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Gravenhurst council approves settlement allowing Starboard proposal to move forward

Posted on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 04:05 PM

Gravenhurst council members have approved a settlement agreement that will allow the Starboard development proposal to proceed, subject to final approval of the agreement by the Ontario Land Tribunal. 

Council approved what’s called a ‘minutes of settlement’ document at its meeting on Tuesday afternoon. 

Spearheaded by the Rosseau Development Corporation, the Starboard development is slated for privately held land off Cherokee Lane in the Muskoka Wharf area. 

“This proposal will result in mixed-use...

Help us name our new snowplows

Posted on Monday, January 15, 2024 10:53 AM

The Town of Gravenhurst is launching its first ever 'Name the Plow' contest. 

This is your opportunity to name two of our new snowplows that will go into service later this winter.

Clearing snow in Gravenhurst is a big job each year. 

We have a lot of roads to get to. We look after more than 500 lane kilometres in the municipality.

In addition, we have 25 kilometres of sidewalk to clear. Typically, it takes seven to eight hours to tackle it all. 

So, how does the 'Name the Plow' contest work? 

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Gravenhurst Fire Department looking for new firefighters

Posted on Monday, January 15, 2024 10:15 AM

The Gravenhurst Fire Department is recruiting new members for the Kilworthy and Barkway stations.

People interested in applying should have a desire to learn new transferable skills and an interest in working in a team environment. It’s also important to have plenty of spare time to dedicate to regular training, attending public events, and responding to emergencies.

“We’re currently recruiting to fill vacancies at our rural stations, in Kilworthy and Barkway,” Fire Chief Jared Cayley said....

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Posted on Monday, January 08, 2024 01:57 PM

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