Posted on Wednesday, November 01, 2023 03:36 PM
Winter weather is here and the Town of Gravenhurst is prepared for the season.
“Town staff and equipment are ready to keep roads and sidewalks clear,” said Andrew Stacey, director of infrastructure services. “Our snowplow drivers have been practicing their routes and are prepared for whatever Mother Nature sends our way. We ask that the public help us this winter by ensuring obstacles are removed from sidewalks and local roadways. This includes such things as hockey and basketball nets, as well...
Posted on Friday, October 20, 2023 12:36 PM
Muskoka Bay Park remains closed to the public.
The park has been closed since Sunday, Oct. 1 when a food truck exploded.
Since the incident occurred, the Town of Gravenhurst has been working on a plan to ensure the proper clean-up of the park. This will be an extensive project that requires several weeks to complete given all the debris from the blast.
As a result, with winter just around the corner, the park will remain closed until spring 2024.
Once the clean-up plan is finalized – anticipated in...
Posted on Thursday, October 19, 2023 10:15 AM
Council reviews hybrid meeting policy practices
Council began its meeting by holding a working session to discuss the possible creation of a hybrid meeting policy.
Kayla Thibeault, director of legislative services, provided council with an overview of hybrid meeting practices, including approaches the town took to hybrid meetings during the pandemic.
Council members indicated an interest in having a policy allowing remote participation.
Thibeault will consider the comments from the discussion and prepare a...