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Posted Thursday, April 27, 2017

A Special Meeting of Council Committee regarding 70 Front Street North Development Analysis will be held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 9 a.m. in the Council Chamber, Orillia City Centre. A portion of this meeting will be held in Closed Session. Please note, this meeting was previously advertised as being held in Council Chambers at the Orillia City Centre. Further information is available by contacting: Office of the City Clerk 3rd Floor, City Centre, 50 Andrew St. S 705-325-1311, or clerks@orillia.ca.

Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Orillia Transit busCouncil awarded the Orillia Transit services contract to TOK Transit Limited at a special meeting held on April 25, 2017. The five-year contract, effective July 1, 2017, was awarded based on experience, past performance, resources, and cost competitiveness.  “The City of Orillia is excited to enter into a partnership with TOK Transit Limited to provide quality, city-wide transit service,” said Mayor Steve Clarke. “This Council is committed to providing an improved transit system...

Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017

A Budget Committee meeting regarding Tax Policy will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Council Chamber, Orillia City Centre. Further information is available by contacting: Office of the City Clerk 3rd Floor, City Centre, 50 Andrew St. S 705-325-1311, or clerks@orillia.ca.

Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Order of OrilliaOne individual and one organization will be presented the Order of Orillia at a special ceremony on Monday, May 1, 2017. After reviewing a number of applications, the City’s Commemorative Awards Committee has selected Brian Hare and the Mnjikaning Fish Fence Circle to receive the 2017 Order of Orillia. “The Commemorative Awards Committee is proud to recognize Brian Hare and the Mnjikaning Fish Fence Circle for the 2017 Orillia of Orillia award. Both recipients have worked tirelessly...

Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017

DinningCoupleWineOrillia Packet and Times It's a gem in the rough. That's what Petra Aykler, a tour guide with the Canadian Tour Guide Association (CTGA) of Toronto thinks of Orillia. She was among the 38 association tour guides invited by the city to visit historic sites around town on Monday, including the Leacock Museum and the Orillia Museum of Art and History. "People were absolutely impressed, they had no idea Orillia had so much to offer," said Aykler at the end of the day-long tour. "The generosity of...