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.

If you would like to receive this update directly please submit your email address to the Corporate Services Administrative Support Person.

You may remove your email address from the distribution list at any time by contacting the Corporate Services Administrative Support Person.

Subscribe via e-mail
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...

Read More...

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...

Read More...

Posted Monday, February 27, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour
A nice white blanket of snow greats us this morning, I am betting those whom sled, ski and snowshoe have wide smiles!  Staying with winter sports for a moment our KINGS won last night to tie up the series with Alliston at one game each.  Game three goes tonight, Good luck boys !
Boy was Winterama a huge hit for our community! A big thank you to our local businesses, sponsors, volunteers, and staff who made the four day event a huge success....

Read More...

Posted Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Happy Winterama !
What a great weekend so far.  The town is a buzz from one end to the other, plenty of smiling faces, restaurants full, children’s laughter, family fun and good times abound.  And there is still plenty more to do today including sledding down Owen Street, which I plan to do this morning at eleven !
Some Winterama magic is also in the air, our Kings started the weekend down 3 games to 1 against Orillia.  Let’s be sure to fill...

Read More...

Posted Monday, February 13, 2017

Good morning, Bonjour We’re already in mid-February… and Wiarton Willie’s moment has come and gone in a blink of an eye, man o man time flies ! It’s been a busy start to the year at all levels of government – Penetanguishene, County, Western Wardens, provincially with ROMA and OGRA conferences, and meetings with various Ministries. All of this hustle and bustle sure points to our continued growth and the exciting momentum we have right across all...
Read More...