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All media inquiries should be directed to Administration through Corporate Communications at 705-795-5257 or by email to: Jason.Harnett@gravenhurst.ca Communication Specialist/Legislative Services Department

Posted On Friday, October 30, 2020

DISTRICT LOGO (VIA DISTRICT OF MUSKOKA)
October 30, 2020 (Bracebridge – ON) In partnership with Hammond Transportation Ltd., The District Municipality of Muskoka (the District), is pleased to announce several improvements made to the Corridor 11 Bus to better serve Muskoka residents!
The Corridor 11 Bus currently travels along Highway 11 between Huntsville and Barrie, stopping in Port Sydney, Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, Kilworthy, Washago, and Orillia. The service is significantly...

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Posted On Friday, October 30, 2020

HalloweenTown COVID-19 UPDATE FOR OCTOBER 30 th , 2020
Gravenhurst, ON –  Halloween is a time for fun and a day that many area children look forward to, but this year is especially different. While traditional trick or treating is not recommended by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU), there are some very helpful safety tips for all to participate as safely as possible including incorporating a face mask into costumes and only going out with members of your...

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Posted On Thursday, October 29, 2020

Town of Gravenhurst Public Notices - October 29, 2020 (PDF Attached)


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Posted On Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Garbage Collection District Garbage collection transitions to bi-weekly beginning the week of November 1, 2020. During the winter schedule, sorted recycling and green bin organics (in urban areas) continue to be collected weekly.
For more information and to access customized collection schedules, please visit www.muskokarecycles.ca
Garbage Collection Schedules
Mobile App: Residents are encouraged to download the free Muskoka Recycles App on Google Play or the App Store to instantly access...

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Posted On Tuesday, October 27, 2020

CO Week 2020 Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - November 1-7
 
Gravenhurst, Ontario – What is carbon monoxide? Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous gas that you cannot see, smell or taste. Often referred as ‘the silent killer’, carbon monoxide is produced when any fossil fuel such as wood, propane, natural gas or heating oil is ignited. 
“Fossil fuel appliances that are not functioning properly can quickly build up dangerous and even deadly...

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