Newsroom: Latest Media Releases

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Adam Ferguson
Communications Officer

705-445-1030 ext 3293

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Warming Centres in the Town of Collingwood

With the extreme cold temperatures currently affecting the Town of Collingwood, the municipality would like to remind the public that there are several facilities available to anyone who needs a comfortable place to stay warm.
Collingwood Public Library (55 Ste. Marie Street)
Open Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Town Council Opts In On Cannabis Retail Outlets

Council decision guided by feedback provided by residents and stakeholders

Collingwood, ON – At the Monday, January 14 Council meeting, The Town of Collingwood Council decided to “opt in” on the Province’s cannabis retail store legislation.

Two Junior Hockey Clubs Express Interest in Tenancy at the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena

Staff and Council working with the two organizations on a potential agreement

Collingwood, ON [Friday, January 11, 2019] - The Town of Collingwood is pleased to have been presented with not one, but two potential opportunities to once again host a Junior Hockey tenant in the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena.

Media Release: Voting Period Extended until 8:00 p.m. October 23, 2018

Collingwood, ON [22 October 2018] –  Due to high load volumes in the Dominion Voting System, The Clerk has declared an emergency in accordance with Section 53 (1) of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, and has herein extended the voting period to October 23rd, 2018 at 8 p.m.  The extension is deemed necessary and advisable for the conduct of the election, ensurin

Media Release: Voting period is opening soon!

Collingwood, ON [10 October 2018] – The Voting Period for the 2018 Municipal Election will be opening soon, and electors can expect to start receiving their Voter Information letter in the mail this week.

Collingwood Art Crawl returns for 2018

14 September 2018 - The Collingwood Art Crawl is back for 2018, featuring more than 40 artists and 40 musicians at more than 40 venues, with live music and incredible art, all in downtown Collingwood!

The Collingwood Art & Music Crawl takes place on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. It's completely free and everyone is welcome!

OEB approves sale of Collus PowerStream

30 August 2018 – The Ontario Energy Board announced today that it has approved the sale of Collus PowerStream to EPCOR Utilities.

Second Annual Shipyard Social

28 August 2018 – The Collingwood Museum is pleased to announce that the second annual Shipyard Social will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018, after a successful inaugural year in 2017. 


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