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Posted Monday, May 25, 2020

NEWS RELEASE THE UNITED WAY OF SIMCOE MUSKOKA ************************* While the COVID-19 pandemic has affected all residents of Simcoe Muskoka, many of our senior residents are particularly at-risk with potential impacts to their physical and mental health as well as their social wellbeing.
To help vulnerable seniors (aged 55 and older) in our communities, United Way Simcoe Muskoka is funding several local services and resources. These programs...

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Posted Monday, May 25, 2020

All Provincial Offences Act matters (e.g., traffic tickets and offences under provincial legislation) scheduled until July 3, 2020 will be rescheduled. Do not attend court.
All Provincial Offences Act matters scheduled from Monday, March 16, 2020 through to and including Friday, July 3, 2020 will be adjourned and rescheduled to a later date. If you have a matter scheduled during this time, do not attend court. This applies to all POA courts in Ontario.
A notice of your...

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Posted Friday, May 22, 2020

The Town of Penetanguishene continues to monitor news and updates concerning COVID-19 in order to ensure we work to keep our community members safe.  To make sure our community can stay involved and up to date we will continue to provide weekly updates through our  website email subscription service .
Current updates are as follows:
Launch Ramp:
The Launch Ramp will be open Friday, May 22 nd .  Please note until further notice; Slips, Wharf &...

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Posted Friday, May 22, 2020

In response to the Ontario Government’s phase one plan for reopening the province, The Town of Penetanguishene is relaxing a number of measures in place on local parks and greenspaces to allow for greater access for residents. Effective immediately, access to passive recreational activities can take place  with members of your immediate household  such as:
Playing catch, throwing a Frisbee, kicking a ball, flying a kite and other such activities
Bringing...

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Posted Thursday, May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 – With the start of stage 1 of the framework for reopening the province, the Town of Midland, Town of Penetanguishene, Township of Tay and Township of Tiny are all re-opening their boat launches for public use.  Midland and Tay’s boat launches are open now.  Penetanguishene and Tiny’s boat launches will open the afternoon of Friday, May 22.
Municipal staff will not be available to assist with the launching of watercraft.  All launching...

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