News & Notices
A Conversation, a Movement, a Change! It Starts is a public awareness campaign to proactively address racism and discrimination across the County of Simcoe by promoting inclusivity, supporting multiculturalism, valuing diversity, committing to equity and creating acceptance.
March 31, 2020, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Simcoe Street Theatre
Join the fun on Monday, April 6 as the Collingwood Public Library celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the library building at 55 Ste. Marie Street.
On Tuesday, February 18, Town of Collingwood Council approved the new Urban Forest Management Plan. The Collingwood Urban Forest Management Plan articulates urban forest management goals within the vision of Collingwood’s urban forest as expressed by the community while reflecting Collingwood’s biophysical and land use context. The 10 year Plan provides key recommendations to plan, preserve, and protect our Urban Forest through a comprehensive tree inventory and canopy cover analysis. Recommendations for policies and procedures will ensure that proper arboreal practices strengthen the life and quality of the urban forest as well as improve green infrastructure that will reduce the impact of storm water effects.
Mayor Brian Saunderson proclaims Sunday, March 8, 2020 as International Women's Day in the Town of Collingwood
Mayor Brian Saunderson proclaims that March 2020 is Probus Month in the Town of Collingwood.
Please take notice that Public Skating scheduled for Saturday, February 29 at Central Park Arena from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM will be cancelled to accommodate shifting ice schedules caused by recent weather. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Please take notice that Transit delays are expected on Friday, February 28 and Saturday, February 29 as winter road conditions worsen. Transit will remain in operation unless otherwise posted on the Town’s website. Please use care and caution when standing at bus stops as Public Works crews continue to clear roads and sidewalks. We appreciate your patience.
The Town of Collingwood is the recipient of the 2020 Parks and Recreation Ontario Award of Excellence for Park Facility Design (population under 100,000) for the Awen’ Gathering Place. Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) announced the winners of the 2020 PRO Awards on Tuesday, February 11. These provincial awards recognize and honour the outstanding achievements of individuals and organizations that have enhanced the quality of life for Ontario's citizens. The awards will be presented on March 26, 2020 at the 25th Anniversary PRO Educational Forum and Trade Show at the Blue Mountain Conference Centre, Town of the Blue Mountains.
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.