News & Notices

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NOTICE – Procedural By-law Amendment re: Electronic Participation
July 24, 2020
Corporate Service

In response to the potential expiration of the Provincial Emergency on July 24 and recent amendments to the Municipal Act with respect to Bill 197 which received Royal Assent on July 21, please take notice that amendments to Procedural By-law No. 2019-075 intend to be brought forward for consideration at the July 29 Special Council meeting to allow for the continuation of electronic participation by Council, Committee and Board members at a meeting.

Town Hall
Town Hall Front Counter Service Re-Opening with Modified Hours
July 23, 2020
Corporate Service

As of Tuesday, July 28, the Town of Collingwood is pleased to announce the reopening of front counter customer services at Town Hall on a modified schedule. 

Transit Bus
Collingwood Transit Update: Fares & Front-Door Boarding being reinstated
July 23, 2020
Transit

On Monday, July 27, Colltrans and The Blue Mountain Link will be reinstating transit fare collection and front-door boarding for all riders. 

Accessibility
Town eager to hear Public Feedback on proposed Accessibility Plan
July 22, 2020
Corporate Service

The Town of Collingwood’s Accessibility Advisory Committee is seeking comments, input, and feedback from the public on the proposed Strategic Multi-Year Accessibility Plan for 2020-2025, in a continuing effort to make Collingwood the most accessible community in Ontario.

Swim Advisory
Swimming Advisory In Effect
July 22, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Please take notice that a Swimming Advisory is in effect for Sunset Point Park's West Beach by the Black Rock Washroom. Warning: Recent water samples from this beach showed bacteria in numbers that may increase your risk of developing minor skin, eye, ear, nose, or throat infections, or stomach illness. If you choose to swim during a swimming advisory, avoid dunking your head or swallowing the water.

Council
Council Highlights - Monday, July 20, 2020
July 21, 2020
Council

Regular Council meetings are held on the third and fourth Monday of every month in Council Chambers, Town Hall located at 97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood at 5:00 PM unless otherwise posted. Please take note of alternative Council Meeting arrangements in place due to COVID-19.

Collingwood.Business Newsletter
Collingwood.Business Newsletter Update #16
July 21, 2020
Business Buzz

We are going to be adjusting the frequency that this newsletter is being published to be monthly vs weekly to help you focus on re-opening your business. 

Crest
PROCLAMATION - Fierté Simcoe Pride
July 21, 2020
Council

Mayor Brian Saunderson proclaims July 27 to August 9, 2020 as “Fierté Simcoe Pride 2020” in the Town of Collingwood.  

Library
Collingwood Public Library re-opens some services on Monday, July 20
July 20, 2020
Library

Starting Monday, July 20, the Library has moved forward with its re-opening plan.

Downtown
Ontario Announces Stage 3 Re-opening for Collingwood & Area
July 17, 2020
Business Buzz

As part of Stage 3 reopening, Ontario has increased gathering limits:

  • Indoor gathering limits will increase to a maximum of 50 people;
  • Outdoor gathering limits will increase to a maximum of 100 people;

Gathering limits are subject to a two metre physical distancing requirement. Social circles remain at a maximum of 10 people province-wide, regardless of stage.

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