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Posted Thursday, September 14, 2017

Reminder to residents of the upcoming North Simcoe Treasure Day Weekend September 30 and October 1, 2017 , residents who wish to participate may place unwanted household items at the curbside starting at 8:00 a.m. on that day. These items will be available to anyone that wishes to pick them up free of charge. Households participating in the event must ensure their materials are removed from the curbside by 5:00 p.m. at the end of the event.
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Posted Monday, September 11, 2017

We Want To Hear From You!
The Town of Penetanguishene’s 2018 Budget process is underway and a public survey is being conducted to encourage dialogue with our residents. As part of our customer service strategy, our team works hard to provide opportunities for residents to provide their input on various Town topics. We hope that this survey enables you to share your thoughts with us on financial matters for the Town of Penetanguishene.
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Posted Tuesday, August 01, 2017

living the dream prize packThe Town of Penetanguishene hired a consulting firm; Blackline Consulting to conduct a Service Delivery Review. The review will lead to: • a better understanding of whether the Town is meeting the needs of its residents and customers • how efficient and effective the Town operates, and • identify ways to improve services.
Meetings, interviews and focus groups have been held with Council, Town staff, and committee members of the Town to get their thoughts...

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Posted Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Town of Penetanguishene and Township of Georgian Bay are pleased to announce that the two municipalities will enter into a shared services agreement for Human Resources and Health and Safety for a two-year trial period until April 30, 2019.
The concept of shared service arrangements is listed as an opportunity for consideration in the 2014 Township of Georgian Bay Core Services Review Report. “This innovative partnership of alternate service delivery...

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Posted Thursday, April 13, 2017

Town of Penetanguishene Council approved the use of internet and telephone voting for the 2018 Municipal Election, in place of the traditional paper ballot system. In 2014, the Town used Internet and telephone voting as well as a paper ballot poll on Election Day; 62% of all voters in 2014 utilized the electronic method. "Penetanguishene stepped forward in North Simcoe in 2014 as a leader in technology, innovation and accessibility for the municipal election and we are pleased...
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