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Jason Harnett – Communications Specialist
Legislative Services
(705) 687-3412 Ext. 239
Jason.harnett@gravenhurst.ca 

Posted On Saturday, July 20, 2019

Lake Effect with Jason Harnett, Town of GravenhurstThis weekend The Town of Gravenhurst broadcast 'Lake Effect' welcomes Chris Hammer, Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce and Craig Little, Downtwon Gravenhurst Business Improvement Area.  The live interview can be heard on 88.7FM, 8:00AM or listen to the Podcast.

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Posted On Friday, July 19, 2019

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Environment Canada Issues Heat Warning
Gravenhurst, ON - If you need to get out of the heat and into someplace cool this weekend, Gravenhurst has you covered.  With the forecasted heat and humidity, the Town of Gravenhurst reminds residents that in the event a Heat Alert is issued, or if you are suffering from the heat, the Centennial Centre (101 Centennial Dr., Gravenhurst) is open to public during normal...

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Posted On Thursday, July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019
Gravenhurst, On – Please be advised the Swimming Advisory issued for Gull Lake Rotary Park Beach on Tuesday July 16, has now been LIFTED effective immediately.
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 further concerns.
We thank the public for their cooperation and understanding.  For additional information...

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Posted On Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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July 17, 2019
Mayor Announces Community Senior Award Recipient
 
GRAVENHURST, ON – Gravenhurst resident and ambassador for historical preservation, Hank Smith has received the 2019 Ontario Senior of the Year Award in Gravenhurst.  Mayor Paul Kelly and Members of Council presented Hank with the distinguished honour during Gravenhurst Council on Tuesday.
“I’m excited for Hank, he is a true volunteer and ambassador...

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Posted On Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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July 16, 2019
 
Swim Advisory - Gull Lake Rotary Park Beach
Gravenhurst, ON - Based on beach water samples collected by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit on Monday July 15, it has been recommended by the SMDHU that Gull Lake Rotary Park Beach be posted with swim advisory signs .
The Town will be providing modified swimming lessons at Gull Lake Beach and be in contact with all participants should there...

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