Newsroom: Latest Media Releases

All media inquiries can be directed to Jennett Mays, jmays@collingwood.ca or 705-445-1030 Ext. 3293.

Media Release: Town of Collingwood 2016 Salary Disclosure

Collingwood, ON [17 March 2017] –The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996, requires that municipalities, as organizations that receive public funding from the Province of Ontario, disclose annually the names, positions, salaries and total taxable benefits of employees paid $100,000 or more in a calendar year.
 

Council Highlights - March 13, 2017

The Rogers TV broadcast of this meeting is available online at rogerstv.com.
 
Community Announcements

Media Release: Live and Original MusicSeries - Tickets on Sale Now!

 
 
Collingwood, ON [13 March 2017] – Tickets for the 3rd Annual Collingwood Live & Original (L&O) Music Series are on sale now! Weekend passes are only $20 per person and provide access to both rounds of the Singer/Songwriter competition and new this year – two industry workshops.
 

Media Release: Water Does Wonders - Celebrating Canada Water Week

Collingwood, ON [13 March 2017] – Don’t forget your water bottle! Refilling your empty water bottle is easier than you think.

The Healthy Kids Community Challenge is working with the Town of Collingwood and local businesses to help make water the easy choice when it comes to quenching your thirst.

Media Release: Collingwood celebrates Canada 150 with community mural

 
Collingwood, ON [7 March 2017] – Collingwood will celebrate Canada with a community mural project comprised of 150+ pieces to be painted by community members and visitors on Canada Day.
 

Media Release: Collingwood made it to top 5 in Kraft Hockeyville Contest

 
Collingwood, ON [5 March 2017] – Kraft Hockeyville has announced that Collingwood has made it to the next round on the Kraft Hockeyville Contest!
 

Media Release: Collingwood wins FEO awards: Municipality of the Year and Top 100

 
Collingwood, ON [5 March 2017] – Announced at the Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) Conference in Sault Ste. Marie March 3rd, the Town of Collingwood is the recipient of two awards: Top 100 Festivals & Events and Municipality of the Year.
 

February 27, 2017 - Council Highlights

 
The Rogers TV broadcast of this meeting is available online at rogerstv.com.
 
Community Announcements

Media Release: Council approves 2017 Budget

Collingwood, ON[27 February 2017] – With the approval of the 2017 Budget Monday evening, the Town of Collingwood has kept its 2017 tax rate increase at 0%.
 
The 2017 budget process continued the program based budgeting introduced in 2015 and aligns with the Strategic Financial Plan.   

Media Release: February Family Jam happening February 20

Collingwood, ON [8 February 2017] – February Family Jam returns this Family Day, February 20th with some great activities enjoyed in previous years and some exciting new additions.
 

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