News & Notices

Mental Health
Shine Green For Children’s Mental Health Week
May 6, 2020
Corporate Service

This year, Mental Health Week is being observed May 4 to 10, 2020. Mental Health Week annually falls on the first full week in May with a focus on celebrating, protecting and promoting mental health.

Business Buzz
Collingwood.Business Update #5: Two Priorities for This Week | Rent Relief | Online Retail Success Stories | Webinars | News
May 5, 2020
Business Buzz

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By-Law Enforcement
Have a Neighbourhood Concern?
May 5, 2020
Bylaw Enforcement

Reach out to Collingwood's By-Law Enforcement Officers to report By-Law violations like noise, property issues, parking, and animal control.

Street Sweeping
Street Sweeping Underway
May 5, 2020
Public Works

Public Works begins our annual Spring Clean-up, including street sweeping in mid to late April. Street sweeping is completed in the Downtown core, residential streets, bridges, and specific boulevards, medians, and parking lots.

COVID-19 Health Reminder
May 5, 2020
Corporate Service

Health Canada, the Ministry of Health, Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, and the Town of Collingwood are asking you to continue to stay at home and exercise physical distancing. Local cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed and the virus continues to spread. Learn how to support our community at

Town of Collingwood continues to deliver Critical & Essential Services
May 4, 2020
Corporate Service

With the arrival of Spring in Collingwood, the Town’s work continues and residents will see Public Works and Parks, Recreation, and Culture staff carrying out a number of essential services that deliver on public safety, protect and preserve community assets, fulfill regulatory obligations, and lay the groundwork for phasing back in full services when the Province of Ontario lifts the emergency regulations and health guidelines.

Emergency Preparedness
Emergency Preparedness Week - May 3 to May 9
May 3, 2020
Fire & Emergency Services

Emergency Preparedness Week is an opportunity to encourage Canadians to take concrete actions to be better prepared to protect themselves and their families during emergencies. This year marks the 25th annual Emergency Preparedness Week.

Part 1 webinar
New 2-Part Webinar "Making Your Online Store A Local Success Story" launches May 5
May 1, 2020
Business Buzz

The Business Development Centre (BDC) in downtown Collingwood is excited to announce the launch of a 2-part webinar series where local retailers and tech experts will provide inspiring examples and educational tips on how retailers in South Georgian Bay start and grow their online store.

Sonya Skinner
Town of Collingwood Announces Sonya Skinner As New Acting CAO
May 1, 2020
Corporate Service

The Town of Collingwood is pleased to announce the appointment of Sonya Skinner as the Acting CAO, effective April 27, 2020.

Media Briefing
Mayor, Fire Chief, & OPP Inspector Provide a Community Update
May 1, 2020
Corporate Service

On Friday, May 1, Mayor Brian Saunderson, Fire Chief Ross Parr, and Inspector Mary Shannon (OPP) provided an update to local media via a videoconference that was also livestreamed on Youtube. They were joined by Collingwood Optimist Club President Christopher Baines.