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Muskoka bay Park Swim Advisory Lifted (Aug 3,2022)

Posted on Wednesday, August 03, 2022 04:12 PM

Gravenhurst, ON - The swim advisory for Muskoka Bay Park has been lifted. Test results from samples collected on August 2nd, show that the bacteria levels were at 23 E. coli per 100 ml.  

Signs will be removed from the beach area, and updates can be made to our website and notification to the public. 

The Town, in partnership with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, will continue to monitor all municipal beaches and water quality, and advise the public should there be any...

Long Weekend Safety Reminders

Posted on Friday, July 29, 2022 01:23 PM

August Long Weekend Safety

Planning a barbecue?

· After the gas connections are made, brush on a 50/50 mix of dish soap and water.

· Check all connections for bubbles and if found, retighten connections and test again.

· Never leave the barbecue unattended while cooking.

· Burns are very painful and can be serious. If burned, hold the injury under cool running water. If unsure about the seriousness of the burn, seek medical attention immediately.

Planning a boat ride?

· When fuelling, moor your boat...

Proposed User Fees 2023

Posted on Thursday, July 28, 2022 10:33 AM

Please be advised that the Town of Gravenhurst Council will be considering the User Fees and Charges for 2023 on Tuesday August 9, 2022.
A copy of the recommended fees is available Online at www.gravenhurst.ca/userfees 
The meeting begins at 3:00 PM at www.gravenhurst.ca/livestream . Any person wishing to provide comments/concerns should do so in writing to:
Ross Jeffery, Treasurer
Town of Gravenhurst
no later than August 8, 2022

Beach Advisory Updates - July 27

Posted on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 03:22 PM

Gravenhurst, ON – Please be advised that the Swim Advisory issued for Franklin Park Beach (Sparrow Lake, 1615 Kilworthy Rd) has now been lifted.

Test results from samples collected on July 26th show that the bacteria levels were at 117 E. coli per 100 mL which rests below the provincial standard of 200 E. coli per 100 mL.

Advisory signs on the beach will be removed. A Swim Advisory remains in effect for Muskoka Bay Park Beach (700 Muskoka Rd. 169).

The Town, in partnership with...

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