Meet Your Mayor


Mayor's Contact Information
Mayor Orsi
Office of the Mayor
50 Andrew Street South, Suite 300, Orillia, ON L3V 7T5

Phone: 705-326-1177
Fax: 705-325-1612

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Mayor Steve Clarke



 Top Priorities

  • Creation of a true Community/Recreation Centre
  • Job creation through Economic Development
  • "Setting the stage" for a sustainable healthy community for decades to come

Steve Clarke and his wife, Chris, have lived in Orillia and operated their business for twenty four years. They raised four children - Joel, Jenna, Josh and Jacobi - in Orillia.

Steve has a strong appreciation for the heritage and cultural character of Orillia. He even named his business, Brewery Bay, for the picturesque spot on Lake Couchiching where Stephen Leacock spent his summers.


Orillia Police Services Board

Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital Board

Economic Development Committee


Steve has a lengthy track record of active support for the Orillia community. He has been a community sports coach for over seventeen years, and supported numerous community causes and charities. In recognition of his community service, Steve was awarded the Rotary Club's Paul Harris Award. The Orillia and District Chamber of Commerce has also recognized his work with the Strengthening Our Community Award and the Hats Off Award. Steve was named Business Leader of the Year (with his wife Chris), and Citizen of the Year.


Family, sports, fitness, travel, scuba diving, arts & culture

Contact Information:

Tel:  705-325-2447


Mayor's interviews on Sunshine 89.1

Once a month, Steve sits down with Ian McLennan of Sunshine 89.1 for a discussion on Council decisions and important issues in the community. These interviews typically take place a few days after the last Council meeting of the month and will be posted online in a timely manner. 

Mayor's Sunshine 89.1 interviews
 April 27, 2016
 March 14, 2016
October 29, 2015
 October 5, 2015
August 24, 2015

Due to the large file size of the radio interviews, only the five most recent interviews will be available online.