Municipal Monthly


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The Municipal Monthly column appears in the Orillia Packet and Times every third Thursday of the month. Below is a table of current and past columns. Items listed in related links provide additional information related to the topic discussed in the column. 

 Column title  Date of publication  Related links

Progress in action
Mayor Steve Clarke

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Orillia Recreation Facility Project >>>

Release: Orillia's new recreation facility is taking shape>>>

Cause for celebration
Emma Quirt

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Orillia150 Events>>

 Have your say on ward boundaries
Janet Nyhof

Thursday, May 18, 2017

 Ward Boundary Review>>

Spring clean up and line painting
Andrew Schell

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Environmental Services & Operations>>

Release: Council approves additional funds for line painting in Orillia>>

Port project progressing
Lori Koughan

Thursday, March 23, 2017 Orillia Waterfront Centre>>

The evolution of Orillia Transit
Wesley Cyr

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 Orillia Transit Operational Review>>
Orillia Transit information>>

Navigating this extreme winter
Kyle Mitchell

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 Winter Control Operations>>

Shop locally this season
Laura Thompson

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 Downtown Tomorrow Community Improvement Plan>>

Ringing in Orillia's 150th
Jacqueline Soczka

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016  Orillia 150>>

Making economic development a priority
Ian Bromley

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 Economic Development Department>>

Excitement building at Port of Orillia
Kent Guptill

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016

Orillia Waterfront Centre project>>

Deal too good to pass up
Mayor Steve Clarke

Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016

Hydro One Advanced Tech Hub>>

City set to celebrate 150 years - join the party!
Jacqueline Soczka

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Orillia 150>>

City truly realizing its tourism potential
Dan Landry

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Tourism Strategic Action Plan>>

Online Survey>>

Be a tourist in your own backyard
Haleigh Fox

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Events Calendar>>


Orillia 150>>

Downtown open for business
Jeff Duggan

Thursday, April 21, 2016 Downtown Community Improvement Plan webpage>>

Plan ensures water system grows with City
Jason Covey

Thursday, March 17, 2016 City of Orillia Water System Master Plan>>

Recreation Centre has something for everyone
Marcia Russell

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 Orillia Recreation Facility webpage>> 

Talking Hydro with the Mayor: Sale will happen only if it's in Orillia's best interest
Mayor Steve Clarke

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016  Advanced Technology Hub webpage>>

The Twelve Days of Holiday Fire Safety
Dave Baker

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Orillia Fire What's Hot activity page>>

Why city council goes into closed session
Gayle Jackson

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Advanced Technology Hub>>

Chapter 12 - Council Committee Procedure>>

Municipal Act>>

Advanced Technology Hub

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015

Community Investment Opportunity with Hydro One>>

Get your culture on, Orillia

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Culture Days - City of Orillia>>

Culture Days - Ontario>>

City moving to every-other-week garbage next month

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015

Recycling tips webpage >>

Frequently Asked Questions>>

It's Library Season

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Orillia Public Library website >>

Orillia Champlain Commemorations >>

City expanding customer-service focus 

Thursday, June 18, 2015 Customer Service Review - report to Council Committee May 4, 2015>>

 Work on track for new Port building

Saturday, April 18, 2015