Posted on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 07:50 AM
The District Municipality of Muskoka and Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North have signed a $155,300 funding agreement supporting the construction of two affordable, universally accessible homes in Bala.
Everyone deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) definition of “affordable housing” is based on costs of less than 30% of a household’s before-tax income. In Muskoka, over half of tenant households are forced to spend...
Posted on Friday, April 09, 2021 02:50 AM
The District Municipality of Muskoka (the District) has launched an online Market Rent Survey for landlords and tenants in Muskoka. The District is looking to better understand current market rental rates in Muskoka to help inform rental levels for affordable housing programs available through the District.
The Market Rent Survey is open until Friday, April 23, 2021, and is available at the following link:
Posted on Thursday, April 01, 2021 01:59 AM
The District Municipality of Muskoka (the District) has initiated five new causation studies of lakes across Muskoka. The lakes being studied are:
The District has retained environmental sciences consultants and experts in community consultation to undertake the studies. In partnership...
Posted on Thursday, April 01, 2021 12:52 AM
The District of Muskoka, in partnership with the Muskoka Economic Recovery Task Force (MERTF) and the Muskoka Employment Partnership, will be hosting a virtual job fair on Thursday April 22, 2021 from 3-6 p.m. This free event will help connect employers with job seekers ahead of the busy summer season in Muskoka. The fair will be hosted virtually using the online events platform Hopin, which has been funded through a sponsorship from the Parry-Sound Muskoka Community Network.
Posted on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 01:31 AM
The Muskoka Emergency Response Committee (MERC) is excited to launch #AlertMuskoka, an important new notification tool powered by the Voyent Alert! System. This free community alerting app will make it easy for residents and communities across Muskoka to quickly receive important information during critical incidents and emergency situations.
By downloading the Voyent Alert! app and registering, residents and visitors can select to receive notifications from a wide variety of communication...