Water Infrastructure Maintenance
2020 Water & Wastewater Rates
July 6, 2020
Public Works

The Town of Collingwood implemented the 2020 water and wastewater rates on July 1, 2020. An extensive rate-study was conducted by Hemson Consulting Ltd. to evaluate and gather the appropriate data to provide an updated rate structure that will support the needs of the community. Water and wastewater are self-funded utilities, meaning that they are non-tax supported operations. While it seems fresh water is plentiful in our municipality, we still must be financially and environmentally responsible water users and not take our freshwater asset - The Georgian Bay - for granted.

Wipes
Drains Are Not Dumps!
July 6, 2020
Public Works

This is a reminder that drains (e.g. sinks and toilets) are not dumping grounds for garbage. Garbage often found in the Town’s sanitary system includes single-use wipes, paper towels, cleaning products, rubber gloves, diapers, feminine hygiene products, hazardous materials and food. These materials don’t break down like toilet paper and can cause damage to our wastewater infrastructure by clogging pipes and sewer mains, damaging pumps, and most importantly it puts operators at risk when they have to clean out and repair the damaged equipment.

Harbour
NOTICE - Aquatic Weed Control in Collingwood Harbour
July 6, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Please take notice that there will be aquatic weed control measures taking place on Wednesday, July 8 in the Collingwood Harbour Launch Basin and the Yacht Club Basin.

Museum Literary Collectors Night
Collingwood’s Museum and Library partner to host book-inspired collectors’ night.
July 6, 2020
Library

Join the Collingwood Museum and Collingwood Public Library for the first ever literary-themed Collectors’ Night on Tuesday, July 28 at 7:00 PM and share your love of literary works and the collections they have inspired.

Swim Safety
Water Safety - Tips for Older Adults & Teens
July 6, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

It's important to know your limits and know the dangers of being in, on, or around the water.

Fourth Street
NOTICE - Temporary Road Closure
July 3, 2020
Public Works

Please take notice that there is an emergency temporary road closure on Fourth Street from Ste. Marie Street to Market Street from Friday, July 3, 2020 at 2:00 PM until Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 4:00 PM due to a sanitary sewer failure.

70 Huron Street
NOTICE - Temporary Noise Exemption
July 3, 2020
Bylaw Enforcement

This notice is to confirm receipt of your request received on July 2, 2020 for an exemption under the Noise By-law, on behalf of Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities for the pouring on concrete at 70 Huron Street, Collingwood. The intended date for the exemption to complete the concrete work that has been requested is: July 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM through to July 10, 2020 at 6:00 AM.

Municipal Paking Map
NOTICE - Proposed Parking By-Law Amendments
July 2, 2020
Bylaw Enforcement

Please take notice that due to resident complaints several amendments to Schedule “A” of the Parking Control By-law will be presented to Development and Operations Services Standing Committee on July 13, 2020 for Council approval on July 27, 2020.

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June 30, 2020
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Recreation
NOTICE - Tennis Courts at Princeton Shores Closed for Resurfacing
June 30, 2020
Parks, Recreation, & Culture

Please take notice that the municipal tennis courts at Princeton Shores are closed for resurfacing. It is expected that these tennis courts will be open again by Saturday, July 4, pending weather. Please observe and respect signage.

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