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Get Ready to Roll - County of Simcoe Media Release

October 29, 2021

November 1, waste collection services in Simcoe County change to a new, easy and safe automated cart collection system. In addition to a change in the collection system, many households will have a new collection day and time.

Crews work to prepare 51 Dunlop Street for demolition

October 19, 2021

October 19, 2021 – As members of the community are aware, the Town of Penetanguishene has completed the purchase of property located at 51 Dunlop Street – the site of the former Penetanguishene Secondary School.

By-Law Department Calls for Service Doubled in 2020 and 2021

October 15, 2021

October 15, 2021 – Our services continue to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and enforcement-related requests are being prioritized to ensure our officers are responding as quickly as possible to support the public health emergency.

Town of Penetanguishene Mayor sends letter to Solicitor General demanding answers for CNCC policing costs

October 13, 2021

October 13, 2021 – The Town of Penetanguishene has received official confirmation that in 2022, policing costs will be significantly increased. This is directly as a result of the Ministry’s arbitrary decision to discontinue funding policing costs at Central North Correctional Centre (CNCC). Over the last year, Mayor Leroux has made several efforts to engage thoroughly with the Solicitor General (Minister Sylvia Jones) and our local MPP Jill Dunlop about this very issue.

Harassment has no place here, says CAO Jeff Lees

October 07, 2021

October 7, 2021 – After 18 months of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s obvious that the stress, fear, and frustration in all has not subsided. In fact, although the restrictions may be easing, the pressure from COVID-19 still lingers. We would all love for our community to be back to normal.

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