Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 09:57 AM
On the Road to Reconciliation – Muskoka Road 38
Road names can reveal a lot about a community and how they want their history to be remembered
March 21, 2023 (Muskoka, ON) – The first road in Muskoka renamed in honour of local Indigenous history and culture, is one step closer to being realized.
As this pivotal moment draws closer each day, it becomes increasingly clear - the renaming of Muskoka Road 38 represents a critical milestone in recognizing the history, culture and language of the...
Posted on Friday, March 10, 2023 04:15 PM
Friday, March 10, 2023 (Bracebridge, ON) – The District Municipality of Muskoka announces the final construction activities for the Santa's Village Road project. After a delay in 2022 due to the need to add additional road bed materials to ensure proper road base conditions as well as the lifespan of the road, construction activities will resume for this project as we move into spring 2023.
Finishing touches - Final Construction Activities Coming Spring 2023
We are excited to see the “finishing...
Posted on Monday, March 06, 2023 11:27 AM
Monday, March 6, 2023 (Bracebridge, ON) – The District of Muskoka (District) is excited to announce the launch of the 2023 Muskoka Community Grant program.
The District supports the enhancement of community well-being with a focus on improving a positive quality of life for our most vulnerable population. One way of helping to achieve this goal is through community-funded programs....
Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 02:15 PM
Tuesday, February 28, 2023 (Muskoka, ON) – You don’t have to travel far to drink some of the best-tasting tap water in the world. For Muskoka residents, award-winning water is only a few steps away – and comes right from their tap.
The District of Muskoka’s Public Works Department has won a silver medal in the Municipal Water Category at the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting competition, and this is the first time the District has submitted an entry. Muskoka’s water sample was judged...
Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 12:17 PM
February 28, 2023 (Muskoka, ON) – District of Muskoka Council approved staff recommendations to provide some assistance to families to meet new garbage limits.
Change has become necessary to Muskoka’s waste program to reduce garbage and extend the life of Muskoka’s one remaining landfill. At 34 per cent waste diversion, the District is struggling to meet diversion goals as top municipalities in the province recycle, reduce and divert over 60 per cent of...