News & Notices

Swim Buddies
Water Safety - Swimming with Lifeguards & Swimming with a Buddy
June 22, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Whenever you are going out swimming or boating, it is important to always bring someone with you that can go get help if anything goes wrong. 

Pollinator Garden
Celebrating Pollinators During Pollinator Week - June 22 to 28
June 22, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Join Pollinate Collingwood in celebrating the importance of local native pollinator species, whether they are floral, insect, bird, or bat! Bees, butterflies, and other native pollinators are essential for our human survival. They bring us fruits, vegetables, and nuts and half of the world’s oils, fibres, and raw materials.  

PROCLAMATION - St. John Ambulance Week
June 21, 2020

Mayor Brian Saunderson proclaims June 21 to 28, 2020 as “St. John Ambulance Week” in the Town of Collingwood

50 Saunders
NOTICE of Public Meeting
June 19, 2020
Planning & Development

Concerning a Proposed Plan of Subdivision and Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment: 
50 Saunders St. Collingwood, ON

Swim Safety
Water Safety - Distractions & Supervising Your Kids
June 18, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Summer is a great time to create memories with your family on the water, but phones and social media can pose as a dangerous distraction. When children are around water, put your phone down and pay attention. Drownings can happen in seconds.

Re-launching our Downtown
June 18, 2020
Business Buzz

During the Council meeting of June 15, 2020 two pilot projects were approved, along with the by-laws to put the pilot projects into action.

Road Line Painting
NOTICE - Roadway Line Painting Underway Beginning Sunday, June 21, 2020
June 18, 2020
Public Works

The Town of Collingwood will be beginning its line painting operations for the 2020 season beginning the week of June 21, 2020. This notice is to inform drivers to obey all signage and warning signs to keep their vehicles clean and clear of all roadway paint. The Town of Collingwood assumes no responsibility for paint damage claims from motorists who cross wet paint lines.

Uplift Black Youth
Uplifting Simcoe County’s Black Youth with Care Packages
June 17, 2020

Community invited to help with encouraging cards, poems, gifts, and supplies.

Slow Down
Slow Down in Collingwood
June 17, 2020
Bylaw Enforcement

Drivers are reminded to slow down, respect the speed limit, and stay alert. Now, more than ever, cyclists, pedestrians, and kids at play are finding opportunities to get outside and get active while practicing physical distancing.

Awen Gathering Place
Collingwood Celebrates National Indigenous History Month
June 17, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

June is National Indigenous History Month, a time to learn about, appreciate and acknowledge the culture and contributions of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people. The videos were created by people with First Nations heritage, each with a different and personal message but all with the overall theme of self-reflection and resiliency.