Mayor's Weekly Update

Mayor Gerry MarshallMayor Gerry Marshall sends out weekly updates which are forwarded electronically to interested residents, businesses and groups in Penetanguishene.

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Posted Monday, April 10, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour
A super early mayors message as I am heading out the door in a moment to join in on the Vimy Ridge Sunrise Ceremony occurring at Base Borden.  I have attended this ceremony the past two years but suspect this year will be extra meaningful given it is the 100 th anniversary.    I caught this link of King Edward speaking at Vimy that I thought was worth sharing.  http://ow.ly/TeDJ30as0EH
This past week saw me have the privilege...

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Posted Monday, April 03, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour
What a great start to the month, yesterday was simply fantastic weather wise, Jan and I got some yard work completed, bagged left over leaves from the fall and made a couple of trips to the dump, it sure was nice to spend the bulk of the day outside and we slept well to boot!  The one thing about being outside all day is you get to be a nosy parker. I noted the activity at my neighbours real estate open house yesterday and there had to be more than...

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Posted Monday, March 27, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour 
It is a weekend of fundraising for me.
Friday night was the annual Waypoint Gala, it was more than special, the food was great, the venue was awesome and former Great Big Sea band member Sean McCann shared his story of struggling with addiction and how he utilised music to assist in his recovery. He as well had us tapping our toes and singing along to the sounds of east coast music that just made you want to stamp your feet and clap along.   
Saturday...

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Posted Monday, March 20, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour
There is some exciting hockey being played in town today and well worth the watch if you have time this afternoon. Yesterday saw our Peewee’s win a barn burner in overtime (2-1). Yesterday’s win means they can take home the provincial championship this afternoon. ( Game starts at 2:00 p.m.).   Our Bantams are also in the Provincial finals and playing well but despite best efforts to-date find themselves down 2 games to none in the...

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Posted Sunday, March 05, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour
A Frosty start to the day today, I am hearing it will be plus 10 degrees tomorrow.  It sure has been a wacky winter,  that said, I have to admit I have truly enjoyed it’s oddities. 
Spring is fast approaching and that means the gardening season is almost upon us! With this in mind our Penetanguishene Library is offering a Seed Library Program that will include flower, vegetable and herb seeds. For further information please vistit...

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