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Posted Thursday, June 22, 2017

Canada 150 FlagResidents are invited to join Mayor Steve Clarke and Canada Day Committee Chair Ken McLaughlin on Monday, June 26 at 11 a.m. at the Orillia Opera House as they hoist the sesquicentennial flag. “Orillia's Canada Day celebrations are a special time during the year where we come together in civic pride for our City and our nation,” said Mayor Steve Clarke. “This year in particular, with the City marking its 150th birthday alongside the nation, it is an opportunity to create memories...

Posted Thursday, June 22, 2017

Watersmart Day 2016With summer officially here, join the City’s lifeguards for a fun and educational day at the beach. The seventh annual Water Smart Day is a free event on Saturday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Couchiching Beach Park to educate the community about water safety. Enjoy playing water smart games, face painting, water balloon challenges, lifeguard demonstrations, and free Swim to Survive lessons, which will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. “As Orillians, we are very fortunate to enjoy...

Posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Due to a road closure on Olive Crescent today, June 21, 2017, South B Transit Route is being affected. There will be no stops at High Street, Olive Crescent or West Street near Kitchener Park. We apologize for any inconveniences and thank you for your patience.

Posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Road ClosedJune 21, 2017 - Olive Crescent will be Temporary Closed until 6 p.m. from West Street to High Street to allow Collection and Distribution Crew to install new water and sewer services. For more information, please call Ken Van Wyck, Superintendent of Collection and Distribution, Environmental Services and Operations at 705-325-2293.

Posted Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Boat and TrailerCity Council authorized staff to proceed with implementing designated boat trailer parking at a special meeting held on June 19. Designated boat trailer parking is expected to take effect in three to four weeks and will be available in two specific lots: the former CPR right-of-way, north of the existing refreshment vehicles adjacent Centennial Dr. and in the City-owned gravel lot off of Tecumseth St., behind the Royal Oak Restaurant. “Council wanted to review and consider all the options...