Posted on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 05:00 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Forest Fire Potential is Increasing
Muskoka Forest Fire Danger Hotline: 1-877-847-1577
Muskoka (May 17, 2021) Throughout the District of Muskoka, the Forest Fire Danger is
starting to increase. Evidence of this could be seen over this past weekend with multiple fire
departments responding to rapid growing grass and brush fires. The fires were caused by
unattended and prohibited burning and failure to fully extinguish campfires. With very little
Posted on Friday, May 14, 2021 01:00 PM
SIMCOE MUSKOKA DISTRICT HEALTH UNIT TOGETHER WITH THE TOWNSHIP OF GEORGIAN BAY BRING A VACCINATION CLINIC TO THE AREA.
Port Severn, Township of Georgian Bay, Ontario – On May 17, 2021 the Township of Georgian Bay will host a Pop-Up COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Baxter Ward Community Centre in Port Severn. This clinic is available to individuals seeking their first vaccination that live or work within the township and neighbouring communities. If you require a first dose vaccination and you can...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 08:00 AM
The District has partnered with Hammond Transportation Ltd. to have an accessible vehicle available to help transport eligible individuals to the COVID-19 vaccination clinics located in Bracebridge and Huntsville, starting today.
This is an on-demand service and trips will be booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Any District resident with a vaccine appointment can use the service, and it is free of charge.
The Hammond reservation telephone line will be available Monday to Friday from 9am – 4pm...
Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 12:15 PM
Agencies Address McCrea Lake Conservation Area Parking Concerns
(GEORGIAN BAY TOWNSHIP, On) - A joint effort was undertaken this spring by members of the Southern Georgian Bay detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Georgian Bay Township, The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP), Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) to address community safety concerns related to overflow parking at McCrae Lake Conservation Area....
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 02:15 PM
Ontario Strengthens Enforcement of Stay-at-Home Order
April 16, 2021
Implementing Stronger Enforcement, Travel Restrictions, Public Health Measures to Stop the Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives
TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is strengthening enforcement of the province's Stay-at-Home order while imposing new travel restrictions and further strengthening public health measures. These urgent actions...