Mayor's Levee
Mayor's New Year's Levee - You Are Invited!
December 16, 2019

The Town of Collingwood cordially invites you to the Mayor's New Year's Levee on Sunday, January 5, 2020. The event will take place at the Georgian Bay Hotel & Conference Centre (10 Vacation Inn Drive) and will run from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM with a reception to follow.

The Order of Collingwood and Companion of the Order of Collingwood Awards will be presented at this event. See you there!

Balmoral Village Plan
NOTICE of the Adoption of an Official Plan Amendment
December 12, 2019
Planning & Development

TAKE NOTICE that on the 25th day of November, 2019 the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood passed By-law No. 2019-077 pursuant to Section 17 and Section 21 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P. 13, as amended. By-law No. 2019-077 is a by-law to adopt Official Plan Amendment No. 44 which makes changes to the Town of Collingwood Official Plan (2004).

Oak and 8th
NOTICE - Temporary Road Closure
December 12, 2019
Public Works

Please take notice that there will be a temporary road closure on Oak Street from 7th Street to 9th Street and on 8th Street from Walnut Street to Birch Street on Thursday, December 12 from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM due to emergency water main repair. Note: local traffic only, but local traffic will not be able to travel through the intersection of Oak Street and 8th Street. Signage will be in place. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Waste Collection
Change is coming to restore consistency of curbside waste collection in the County of Simcoe
December 11, 2019
Public Works

Starting February 3, 2020, garbage and recycling collection will occur on alternating weeks, while green bin collection will continue every week. During the week of February 3 to 7, residents will receive garbage and green bin collection only. The following week (February 10 to 14), residents will receive recycling and green bin collection only. Collections will alternate on this schedule moving forward. Collection days are not changing; however, collection times will be adjusted. Residents are reminded to have materials out to their curb by 7:00 AM on their regular collection day. 

Emergency Kit
Build An Emergency Survival Kit
December 10, 2019
Fire & Emergency Services

Your emergency survival kit should have everything you and your family would need to be safe and take care of yourselves for at least three days immediately following an emergency.

Clear Your Vents
REMINDER - Clear Your Vents & Gas Meters
December 10, 2019
Fire & Emergency Services

The Collingwood Fire Department reminds all residents to clear the snow and ice from vents and natural gas meters.

2020 Draft Budget
Council reviewing 2020 Draft Budget and seeks public input
December 6, 2019

The 2020 Draft Budget is now available on Engage Collingwood for public review and input. Join the conversation at the “Coffee with Council” Open House on Tuesday, December 10 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the Town Hall Council Chambers. This event offers an opportunity for public discussion on the needs, challenges, and opportunities within our community.

Heritage Park
Fruit Trees Planted At Heritage Park
December 4, 2019
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

The Depave Project is underway at Heritage Park, and five fruit trees were planted at the project site on Monday, November 25. The Town of Collingwood has partnered with the Environmental Network on this Depave Project, and is using the Depave Paradise - Green Communities Canada program grant and the Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program grant to accomplish some helpful park features.

NOTICE - Temporary Service Disruption at the Aquatic Centre
December 4, 2019
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Please take notice that Friday Night Swimming at the Centennial Aquatic Centre is cancelled for Friday, December 6. The Aquatic Centre will close at 6:30 PM on Friday, December 6, and will be open again at the regular time of 8:00 AM on Saturday, December 7.

Town Hall
“Coffee with Council” Open House offers Engagement Opportunity
December 3, 2019

On Tuesday, December 10, 2019, The Town of Collingwood will be hosting a “Coffee with Council” Open House event to have meaningful two-way discussions on some of the major initiatives that are underway in the municipality. The public is invited to join Council and Staff in informal conversation and information gathering from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the Town Hall Council Chambers.