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Posted Friday, March 15, 2019

Ontario Launches Online Consultation for Residents, Businesses and Stakeholders March 13, 2019 12:00 P.M. Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
TORONTO — The Ontario government is putting people first by seeking local input on how to improve governance, decision-making and service delivery for regional governments and member municipalities.
All people who live or work in the  82 upper- and lower-tier municipalities  included in the review...

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Posted Friday, March 15, 2019

At the March 13, 2019 Council meeting, Penetanguishene Council approved the 2019 operating and capital budget and the 2020 capital budget which include expenditures totaling $20.9 million ($13.2 million operating & $7.7 million capital). Town staff worked closely with Council to meet the established budget target of 2.25%.  After much hard work, the final budget approved resulted in an overall municipal tax impact of 1.4%, well below Council’s preliminary goal...
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Posted Tuesday, March 05, 2019

With the recent installation of the Accessible Pedestrian Signals at the Intersections along the Main Street and to address the pre-existing crosswalks throughout the Town, the following information is being provided as a guide to using the Accessible Pedestrian Signals.  
Accessible Pedestrian Signals (APS)
Newly constructed or replacement traffic signals in the Town of Penetanguishene are built to include Accessible Pedestrian Signals (APS) to comply with...

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Posted Wednesday, February 27, 2019

No Smoking No Vaping Changes to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017 has now expanded to include the following:
The Penetanguishene Memorial Community Centre located at 61 Maria Street and the Curling Club located at 8 Owen Street are now “Smoke-Free Grounds and within 20 metres beyond the property lines.”
Further that vaping, cannabis and smoking are prohibited on the outdoor grounds of these facilities.
For a complete list of the places where smoking and vaping...

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Posted Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The County of Simcoe, in conjunction with the Town of Penetanguishene, would like to advise residents that tree clearing activity will be commencing on February 25, 2019 along the County Road 93 corridor from Thompson Road to St. Andrews Drive in Midland. 
Please find the attached notice or visit the  County of Simcoe  website for the project details and contact information if you have any questions. 
Bryan Murray, P. Eng. Director of Public Works Town...

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