Posted on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 02:23 AM
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 (Bracebridge, ON) -- The Muskoka Emergency Response Committee (MERC) is excited to publicly test Muskoka’s new emergency alert system powered by Voyent Alert! The test will take place on Thursday, July 29th at 2pm, and will give users an example of the notification systems’ design and sound. This free community alerting notification system will make it easy for residents and communities across Muskoka to receive important information quickly during critical incidents and...
Posted on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 05:41 AM
The District Municipality of Muskoka is excited to launch Muskoka Transit, a new public transit application (app) now available on the Muskoka GeoHub.
The Muskoka Transit app allows residents to plan their trips within and beyond Muskoka by viewing routes of Muskoka transit services all in one interactive map.
Mapped routes include the Corridor 11 Bus, the Rural and Community Connection Service, the Bracebridge Transit – Ride the Wave, Huntsville Transit and connections to the Simcoe County...
Posted on Monday, July 12, 2021 05:49 AM
July 12, 2021 (Bracebridge, ON) -- The District is seeking community input to develop a Community Safety and Wellbeing Plan (CSWB) for Muskoka. Every municipality responsible for police services in Ontario must develop a CSWB plan, as part of the Police Services Act. CSWB plans target important community issues like discrimination, racism, financial security and poverty, housing, mental wellbeing and gender- based violence.
“The Solicitor General defines community safety and wellbeing...
Posted on Friday, June 25, 2021 06:08 AM
A decision was made by Muskoka District Council to pass District By-law 2021-21, adopting Amendment 50 to the Official Plan of the Muskoka District Area (i.e. Muskoka Official Plan)
Purpose and Effect of the Official Plan Amendment
The purpose and effect of the Amendment is to:
Posted on Friday, June 11, 2021 07:44 AM
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Construction for Diggin’ Downtown Huntsville will enter Stage 2 on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. Stage 2 means that Main Street will be closed to traffic from Brunel Road to Centre Street, including King Street. This brings good news as vehicular traffic will reopen across the swing bridge and on Brunel Road on Wednesday.
Over the next couple of weeks, crews will be finishing up some final restoration...