News & Notices
Please take notice that Paid Parking in Downtown Collingwood will resume on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
Please take notice that beginning August 1, 2020, the Town of Collingwood, in partnership with EPCOR, will no longer be waiving late fees associated with water and wastewater billing. Payment due dates have resumed, which means full interest charges will begin to be applied to outstanding balances.
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.
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.
On Monday, July 27, Colltrans and The Blue Mountain Link will be reinstating transit fare collection and front-door boarding for all riders.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mayor Brian Saunderson proclaims July 27 to August 9, 2020 as “Fierté Simcoe Pride 2020” in the Town of Collingwood.